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Father of Wrongly Accused Teen in Boston Bombing May Sue New York Post

Father of Wrongly Accused Teen in Boston Bombing May Sue New York Post

by Jamilah King on May 1 2013, 10:09AM

The paper may have to pay for its careless reporting.

Topics: /NOW

Decoding the Invisible Whiteness In Boston Bombing Coverage

Decoding the Invisible Whiteness In Boston Bombing Coverage

by Akiba Solomon on April 25 2013, 12:00PM

We live in an ahistorical culture that continually attempts to deny the white supremacy that determines who is and isn’t defined as a U.S. citizen, a criminal, a terrorist or a victim. A trip through our history is instructive.

Topics: Boston Bombing, Media, National Security

Reddit: Sorry for Shoving Missing Student Into Boston 'Witch Hunt'

Reddit: Sorry for Shoving Missing Student Into Boston ‘Witch Hunt’

by Jorge Rivas on April 23 2013, 11:48AM

“We hope that Boston will also be where reddit learns to be sensitive of its own power,” a reedit general manager said.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

The News Media's Public Disservice in Boston

The News Media’s Public Disservice in Boston

by Sally Kohn on April 21 2013, 8:56AM

In moments like these, people make assumptions. It becomes all the more important for media to challenge those assumptions and keep our prejudices in check. In that, too many failed.

Topics: Boston Bombing, Media

The Post-Boston Islamophobic Hate Crimes Have Begun

The Post-Boston Islamophobic Hate Crimes Have Begun

by Julianne Hing on April 18 2013, 4:22PM

We have been here before.

Topics: /NOW

Tim Wise on Understanding the Power of Whiteness, Terrorism and Privilege

Tim Wise on Understanding the Power of Whiteness, Terrorism and Privilege

by Jorge Rivas on April 17 2013, 1:11PM

There is a double standard: White terrorists are dealt with as lone wolves but non-white terrorists can stigmatize an entire group of people.

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

Injured Saudi Man is a Witness, Not a Suspect, in Boston Marathon Violence

Injured Saudi Man is a Witness, Not a Suspect, in Boston Marathon Violence

by Jamilah King on April 16 2013, 2:47PM

Clearing up some of the chaos from Monday’s violence.

Topics: /NOW

How We Can Break the Cycle of Pain From Mass Violence

How We Can Break the Cycle of Pain From Mass Violence

by Rinku Sen on April 16 2013, 10:17AM

Care for those hurt. Care for those who will be accused. And care for ourselves. That’s how we’ll grow together, rather than tear apart.

Topics: Boston Bombing, Coping With Terror, National Security, Movement

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