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❝ Dr. King famously said “now is the time” for social action . For Leonard Pitts, whose column appears on the Chronicle’s editorial pages, that idea applied to 2017 means resisting the man who takes the presidency next week. 9 more words

Culture

DeVos's Disqualifying Record | The Huffington Post

Source: DeVos’s Disqualifying Record | The Huffington Post

Randi Weingarten President, American Federation of Teachers

One year ago, Congress—urged on by parents and educators—reached a cease-fire in the education wars. 744 more words

Cabinet Confirmation

Myths about bigotry: respectful disagreement

I always feel a little nervous posting anything on Martin Luther King Jr Day, as I don’t want to co-opt another marginalized community’s hero, day, or message. 688 more words

News

Opposition to the “Trump Effect” Will Begin Today

The rise in hate crimes since the November election is frightening. Blacks, Hispanics, Muslims, women, and the LGBT community have experienced a large increase in crimes directed at them for no other reason than their race, religion, sex, or sexual orientation. 405 more words

Will Racism End When Old Bigots Die?

Today of all days is a good day to address racism and bigotry….(more along this line in another post)…..today we celebrate the life of Martin Luther King, Jr….. 301 more words

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