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This week in LGBTQ history: Supreme Court decides on Colorado’s Amendment 2

Twenty years ago, on May 20, 1996, a landmark victory was won at the United States Supreme Court in Romer v. Evans.

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Bucking right wingers, some states make voting easier

Four states have recently passed automatic voter registration laws and at least five have repealed laws that disenfranchised ex-felons.

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New York City protesters demand justice for slain Honduras activist Berta Cáceres

Advocates call for an independent investigation, as well as an end to U.S. military aid and military training in Honduras.

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“On the Streets, Under the Trees”: Homelessness in urban and rural California

In the Bay Area and Los Angeles, homeless activists are taking the tactics of Occupy a step further.

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This week in history: The Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

The food drive started in October 1991 as a pilot program, the initial drive taking place in ten cities across the country. 

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After Indiana: The battle for the hearts and minds of America

The election outcome will be determined by how the Democratic and Republican parties address the crisis facing American working people.

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Boston Socialist Unity Project conference aims at left cooperation

BSUP1 was held under the theme: "Building Socialism. Building Our Movements." 

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Celebrating the life of James Connolly in Troy, New York

Irish Republican and revolutionary socialist James Connolly will be celebrated on May 14.

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Trump’s foreign policy: statesmanship, or fools’ gold?

Trump clearly shows a mindset that will, if converted into policy, increase rather than decrease international tensions.

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May Day from the Haymarket gallows: Albert Parsons' words of 1886

As we pay tribute to Parsons and the other Haymarket martyrs, People's World wishes all our readers in the United States and internationally a Happy May Day.

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