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politics

Young Brazilians Share Their Fears About a Bolsonaro Presidency

"I want a country where black people and LGBTQ individuals can walk freely. As a woman, I want to walk around without being afraid I'll get raped."
Gislene Ramos
11.2.18
The Power and Privilege Issue

Meet the Teenage Girl Who Led Thousands in Protest Against Sweden’s Deportation of Afghan Refugees

The deportations haven’t stopped, but 18-year-old Fatemeh Khavari made Sweden pay attention to their struggle.
Fatemeh Khavari
11.1.18
Antifa

Antifa Activists Are Freaking Out About a Proposed 'Unmasking' Law

The bill targets antifascist and anarchist protesters who use "black bloc" tactics to challenge the alt-right.
Allie Conti
7.11.18
environment

For a Divided Community, the Kinder Morgan Pipeline Controversy Is Personal

Protesters and First Nations say they are set to “ramp it up,” increasing tensions.
Lori Fox
4.30.18
politics

No Matter What Happens With Pipelines, Justin Trudeau Is Screwed

Closing the political gap on the Kinder Morgan pipeline may be a bridge too far for our increasingly troubled prime minister.
Drew Brown
4.19.18
Desus & Mero

Protesters Swarmed the Philly Starbucks Where Two Black Men Were Arrested

Desus and Mero talk about the ongoing response to the viral incident.
Sarah Bellman
4.18.18
News

Why Kinder Morgan Is Pausing ‘Non-Essential’ Trans Mountain Pipeline Spending

The Texas oil giant is looking to the feds to fix its BC opposition problem.
Sarah Berman
4.9.18
Israel and Palestine

The History and Rage Behind the Deadly Protests in Gaza

Reports of violent encounters with Israeli forces are not exactly rare in the deeply contested Palestinian territory. But this time feels different.
Patrick Hilsman
4.4.18
Photos

Intense Photos of the March for Our Lives in Parkland

A photographer who grew up knowing Marjory Stoneman students as math and sports rivals captured a very different scene on Saturday.
Sasha Arutyunova
3.26.18
gun violence

The March for Our Lives Wasn't Just Another Trump Protest

Rather than a onetime statement about identity or resistance, the anti-gun-violence rally told a very specific story.
Allie Conti
3.26.18
national school walkout day

‘The Only Purpose a Gun Has Is to Murder’: Scenes from My High School's Walkout

With demands for gun-control sending kids out of class across America, I took the opportunity to check in at my alma mater.
Eve Peyser
3.14.18
politics

We Know Student Walkouts Can Change America Because They Have Before

As Parkland survivors and student activists geared up for a nationwide walkout, veterans of past protests put the moment in perspective.
Sonja Sharp
3.14.18