"Protesters maintain the bill discriminates against religious minorities by making them choose between their faith and their work."
"If we are to achieve real and lasting racial justice and reconciliation, we must move beyond forgiveness for heinous acts of violence and hate and look for ways to dismantle structures of racial inequity and affirmations of racism."
"Sometimes the cost of migration is not just what gets lost in translation, but all the things we wish to leave unsaid, the stories we wish never to find us again, lost in the valley that lies beyond language."
"Roughly a quarter of U.S. Catholics have reduced mass attendance or giving to their local parish because of the abuse crisis."
From mouthwash to clothes to IKEA bags, Pride is for sale everywhere.
“Walking onto a stage and removing a microphone from a black woman mid-sentence is white violence.”
“The salvation that was colonialism was spread across modern-day Nigeria by ensuring the denigration of Nigerian traditional religions, the moral codes which held our pre-colonial societies together.”
"We cannot allow politicians to create cannabis laws that will generate exorbitant levels of white wealth without repairing the harm caused by the existing laws ..."
Openly talking about reparations for the descendants of enslaved men and women is a notable shift for Democrats. But the conversation has often lacked substance.
“Harjo is the first Native American poet to serve in the position – she is an enrolled member of the Muscogee Creek Nation. She succeeds Tracy K. Smith, who served two terms as laureate.”