Colorlines

Results related to “Civil Liberties”

Times Sq. Bomber's Life Sentence Condemns Conservative Ideology

Times Sq. Bomber’s Life Sentence Condemns Conservative Ideology

by Seth Freed Wessler on October 5 2010, 1:55PM

But the Shahzad case may be another lesson not learned.

Topics: National Security

ACLU Confronts Denver Prison's Abusive Strip Searches

ACLU Confronts Denver Prison’s Abusive Strip Searches

by Michelle Chen on August 27 2010, 9:16AM

Allegations of abusive strip searches at a prison reflect the perverse power imbalance inherent in the system.

Topics: Criminal Justice, Gender & Sexuality, On Gender

Three Reasons Racial Profiling Won’t End Terrorism

by Aziz Huq on January 20 2010, 12:00PM

….but might make it worse.

Topics:

Fort Hood Murders Evoke Racist Reactions

by Vijay Prashad on November 19 2009, 12:00PM

The media’s blame of Major Hasan’s religion is a convenient way to avoid everything else.

Topics:

Raves

by Julianne Hing on November 2 2009, 12:00PM

The good (and sometimes great) things people of color made happen.

Topics:

Rants

by Julianne Hing on November 2 2009, 12:00PM

News to make you doubt your sanity or at least start a petition.

Topics:

Rants

by Cindy Von Quednow on September 2 2009, 12:00PM

News to make you doubt your sanity or at least start a petition.

Topics:

Raves

by Cindy Von Quednow on September 2 2009, 12:00PM

The good (and sometimes great) things people of color made happen.

Topics:

Mujeres of the Young Lords

by Erica Gonz�lez on August 19 2009, 12:00PM

Forty years after the Puerto Rican activist group took over an East Harlem church, a look at the women who shaped their politics.

Topics:

Book Review

by Brittany Shoot on July 16 2009, 12:00PM

Novelist Danzy Senna’s memoir weaves narratives of familial dysfunction, poverty and racial tension across generations.

Topics:

Rants

by Julianne Hing on June 30 2009, 12:00PM

News to make you doubt your sanity or at least start a petition.

Topics:

Raves

by Julianne Hing on June 30 2009, 12:00PM

The good (and sometimes great) things people of color and their allies made happen.

Topics:

Lessons from the Fight for Gay Marriage

by Leticia Miranda on April 9 2009, 12:00PM

One organizer reflects on what the movement needs to move ahead.

Topics:

The War on Terror Fuels Racial Bullying

by Julianne Hing on March 17 2009, 12:00PM

Community advocates demand policy changes as Sikh kids face more violence.

Topics: Schools & Youth

Rants and Raves

by Julianne Hing on March 2 2009, 12:00PM

Reading between the headlines

Topics:

The Last Plantation

by Jessica Hoffmann on January 6 2009, 12:00PM

Black farmers are organizing to counter the racist practices of the USDA.

Topics:

Young Arab Americans Talk About the Real Problems

by Yasmine Farhang on December 2 2008, 12:00PM

Moustafa Bayoumi’s latest book explores what it’s like to grow up Arab in America in the age of terror.

Topics: Arts & Culture

Philanthropy’s Race Problem

by Orson Aguilar on November 25 2008, 12:00PM

A new compromise from foundations might be causwe for some optimism.

Topics:

Is Riding the Bus a Ticket to Jail?

by Caroline Kim on June 12 2008, 12:00PM

Border Patrol is raiding buses in Syracuse racially profiling people of color.

Topics: Criminal Justice

Turning to Tasers

by Jessica Hoffmann on November 1 2007, 12:00PM

Phoenix police became the first in the country to use Tasers, but will that decrease shootings?

Topics: Criminal Justice

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7