Opinion

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GOP is not embracing gays, no matter what Peter Thiel says

Peter Thiel, Trump's gay surrogate, doesn't speak for the interests of all LGBTQ people.

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Republican convention: Trump advisor calls for Hillary Clinton’s execution

Throwing Hillary in prison is no longer enough for Republicans - now, they actually want to kill her.

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Is a Black Lives Matter alliance with the police possible?

These past few weeks have been a devastating time for both the African American community and for law enforcement.

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Why we fight, or Evo 2016

If people power is to grow, it must be in arenas old and new, from game development to labor organization.

Museum of Racist Memorabilia prompts reflection on our cultural objects

A new museum in Michigan holds up a mirror to America's racist cultural past and present.

What does Black Lives Matter mean under capitalism?

Black Americans cannot afford, both figuratively and literally, to have America's problem of race inequality continuously pushed off.

Are Black men becoming endangered?

Our broken communities cannot continue to live in fear of the police; and their fear of us must also change.

Tipping point: America confronts race and policing

Like most, we are profoundly saddened and grief-stricken by these horrific events; our hearts go out to the families of those killed, civilian and police alike.

With primaries over, shall we pack socialism away once more?

I had issues with Sanders, but now that his campaign is pretty much over, my biggest lament is that the term "socialism" will once again face extinction.

Alton Sterling, Black father of five, killed for selling CDs

Alton Sterling, 37, joins the seemingly endless list of Black people slain by cops and mourned by their neighbors, families and friends.