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Darren Wilson’s Interview: Killing Mike Brown “Just Happened”

We didn’t learn much new from Darren Wilson’s full interview on ABC, except the fact that his wife is pregnant, which… Read More

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Ferguson Library Flooded With Donations

One small point of hope in a dismal 24 hours out of Ferguson, Missouri. The library, which stayed open today… Read More

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Ferguson: When Social Media Changes the Conversation But Not the Power Structure

Just before he disappointed civil rights advocates — and set off a long night of marches, die-ins, and anger around the country — by announcing a “no indictment” verdict for the officer who shot unarmed teen Mike Brown to death in Ferguson Missouri, prosecutor Robert McCulloch had a message for the media. … Read More

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We Will All Howl: Antony Hegarty on the State of Transfeminism

“They announced two weeks ago that in the last 40 years, the number of wild animals has dropped by one-half, and we’re expecting a 50 to 70 percent extinction event of all species by the end of the century,” Antony Hegarty says. “I always think about those stories about the last bird, or the last of a species, when they’re calling out and they don’t have the other animal, the partner that can call back to them. The idea of the disappearing voice is very resonant for me. What hears a solitary voice. What responds to a solitary voice.” … Read More

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Watch the Badass Ursula K. LeGuin NBA Speech That People Are Calling “Show-Stealing” and “Prophetic”

“We live in capitalism. Its power seems inescapable. So did the divine right of kings,” Ursula K. LeGuin … Read More

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