social justice

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How to Build a Socially Conscious and Profitable Food Business

In an outtake from "Hustle," Wen-Jay Ying of Local Roots gets tips on how to build a profitable food business that still makes an impact.
Staff MUNCHIES
2.15.19
NFL

Panthers Safety Eric Reid Selected for Another "Random" Drug Test

By the Carolina safety's count, this is the seventh test in the 11 weeks since he signed with Panthers.
Sean Newell
12.18.18
future

We Asked 105 Experts What Gives Them Hope About the Future

Welcome to the bright side of Motherboard’s two-part poll about the future.
Becky Ferreira
12.5.18
Culture

Ava DuVernay, Lauryn Hill, and More Unite to Call for Prison Reform

During the fourth annual TIDAL X: BROOKLYN concert, Ava DuVernay will speak about the importance of criminal justice reform.
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
10.23.18
Opinion

Colin Kaepernick's Nike Deal is Humiliating for the NFL

As the new face of Nike, Colin Kaepernick will be on every field, every Sunday.
Sean Newell
9.4.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Cop Who Killed Unarmed Black Man Offers Class on 'Surviving the Aftermath'

Officer Betty Shelby says her class is all about helping other cops who are "victimized by anti-police groups and tried in the court of public opinion."
Drew Schwartz
8.28.18
supreme court

How Justice Kennedy's Retirement Could Spell Doom for Abortion and Gay Rights

President Donald Trump could appoint a conservative Supreme Court Justice keen on overturning landmark rulings.
Marie Solis
6.27.18
Meek Mill

Meek Mill and Philadelphia Show Us the Path Forward to Criminal Justice Reform

Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins writes that the recent election of a progressive district attorney in Philadelphia has demonstrated how we can take action against systemic inequities.
Malcolm Jenkins
5.9.18
Black Women Making History

LA's 'Pot Czar' Cares Who Cashes in on Legal Weed

Cat Packer is the executive director of the Department of Cannabis Regulation. She's using her office to rectify the failures of the war on drugs.
Justin Caffier
2.23.18
On Edge

This Is How People Who Hold Others' Lives in Their Hands Deal With Stress

You think your job is stressful?
Rajul Punjabi
12.7.17
Film

Dolores Huerta, the Mexican American Activist Who Invented 'Yes We Can,' Is Still Fighting

A new documentary seeks to set the record straight on the 4'11" feminist foremother's tremendous contributions.
Marina Garcia-Vasquez
11.3.17
first amendment

Berkeley Doesn't Have to Choose Between Social Justice and Free Speech

Framing the controversy in terms of “classic” trolling rhetoric allows us to talk about more than just free speech.
Whitney Phillips
9.26.17
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