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Justice and Community are Inseparable Ideas

Justice and Community are Inseparable Ideas

by Kai Wright on December 1 2010, 11:06AM

A great reminder from a ColorLines reader.

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Texas Observer Helps ColorLines Tell Shahed Hossain's Tragic Story

Texas Observer Helps ColorLines Tell Shahed Hossain’s Tragic Story

by Kai Wright on November 29 2010, 10:50AM

We’ll have regular print partnerships for our long-form reporting next year.

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The Structural Forces Behind Black Youth Joblessness

The Structural Forces Behind Black Youth Joblessness

by Kai Wright on November 24 2010, 3:57PM

Reader Gesyckah’s got a good articulation of how systemic inequity passes through individuals.

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Another Midterm Lesson: It’s the Money, Stupid

by Kai Wright on November 24 2010, 10:20AM

Billions in “independent” spending swung key races, and local “news” helped.

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More on Violence and Bias Against Transgender Women of Color

by Kai Wright on November 20 2010, 12:57PM

Research shows the murders are but the most extreme form of danger they face.

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Remembering the Transgender Women Murdered Last Year Infographic

Remembering the Transgender Women Murdered Last Year

by Kai Wright, Hatty Lee on November 19 2010, 10:53AM

At least 22 people were killed in anti-gay attacks last year. Hate crime victims are overwhelmingly transgender people of color.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, Kai Wright

Yes, Undocumented Immigrants Pay Taxes

Yes, Undocumented Immigrants Pay Taxes

by Kai Wright on November 18 2010, 12:54PM

Helpful resources detailing how and why from reader salina.

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More on Health Impact of Longterm Joblessness

More on Health Impact of Longterm Joblessness

by Kai Wright on November 18 2010, 11:36AM

Reader Barbara Glickstein offers a view from caregivers.

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Who Wants to Turn the Camera Back on James O'Keefe?

Who Wants to Turn the Camera Back on James O’Keefe?

by Kai Wright on November 17 2010, 12:58PM

Reader suggests somebody sting these rightwing smear-operatives, too.

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We Interrupt Your Regular Programming for...Deep Thought

We Interrupt Your Regular Programming for…Deep Thought

by Kai Wright on November 4 2010, 1:00PM

ColorLines is slowing down for a couple days to plot our takeover of the Web.

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Yes, Mr. President, This Was a Referendum on Your Leadership

Yes, Mr. President, This Was a Referendum on Your Leadership

by Kai Wright on November 3 2010, 10:17AM

If Obama wants his base back, he’ll need to fight for them with the same vigor that he pursues comity with bankers.

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Go Vote! Here's Help Finding (and Watching) Your Polling Site

Go Vote! Here’s Help Finding (and Watching) Your Polling Site

by Kai Wright on November 2 2010, 9:46AM

People literally died so we could do this thing today.

Topics: 2010 Elections, Kai Wright

Still More Help for Your Halloween-Challenged Friends

Still More Help for Your Halloween-Challenged Friends

by Kai Wright on October 27 2010, 1:27PM

“Sexy Asian Girl,” “Poca-hotties,” and other bad ideas found by ColorLines readers.

Topics: Halloween Don'ts, Kai Wright

Actually, It's Clarence Thomas Who Owes the Apology Here

Actually, It’s Clarence Thomas Who Owes the Apology Here

by Kai Wright on October 26 2010, 11:53AM

CREDO Action does some reaching out across the years, too.

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Alternet Breaks Down the Workings of

Alternet Breaks Down the Workings of “Tea Party Inc.”

by Kai Wright on October 25 2010, 1:18PM

It’s a lot to digest, but it’s all there if you look. This is no grassroots movement.

Topics: 2010 Elections, Kai Wright

Fox Wants to

Fox Wants to “Debate” Bigotry, and Juan Williams Makes It OK

by Kai Wright on October 25 2010, 11:17AM

So good for NPR for refusing to be associated with that.

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CDC Study Shows Teen Pregnancy About Education, Not Race

CDC Study Shows Teen Pregnancy About Education, Not Race

by Kai Wright on October 21 2010, 12:02PM

High rates among all races are clumped in the South, where comprehensive sex ed is rare.

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More Fallout from Anti-Gay Hate U.S. Right Peddled in Uganda

More Fallout from Anti-Gay Hate U.S. Right Peddled in Uganda

by Kai Wright on October 20 2010, 5:55PM

Newspaper publishes list of gay people and urges readers to “Hang Them.”

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Sharron Angle Tells Latino Kids They

Sharron Angle Tells Latino Kids They “Look Asian”

by Kai Wright on October 18 2010, 4:30PM

Still, she could very well join the U.S. Senate.

Topics: 2010 Elections, Kai Wright

Loving Black Hair--The Sesame Street Remix

Loving Black Hair—The Sesame Street Remix

by Kai Wright on October 18 2010, 9:04AM

It was inevitable.

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