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‘Malcolm Taught Me': Why Malcolm X Still Matters 50 Years After His Death

Malcolm X was assassinated 50 years ago but his legacy lives on. The post ‘Malcolm Taught Me': Why Malcolm X Still Matters 50 Years After His Death appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Federal Court Blocks Obama Administration From Locking Up Mothers And Children Seeking Asylum

"Such detention harms putative class members in myriad ways, and as various mental health experts have testified, it is particularly harmful to minor children," U.S. District Judge James Boasberg wrote in his decision. The post Federal Court Blocks Obama Administration From Locking Up Mothers And Children Seeking Asylum appeared first on ThinkProgress.

An Appreciation: Harris Wittels, Creator Of The ‘Humblebrag’

RIP. The post An Appreciation: Harris Wittels, Creator Of The ‘Humblebrag’ appeared first on ThinkProgress.

What The Atlantic Left Out About ISIS According To Their Own Expert

There's more to the story of ISIS. The post What The Atlantic Left Out About ISIS According To Their Own Expert appeared first on ThinkProgress.

HUD Instructs Homeless Shelters To Provide Equal Treatment To Transgender People

New guidance will help ensure transgender people are not denied access to homeless shelters and transitional housing. The post HUD Instructs Homeless Shelters To Provide Equal Treatment To Transgender People appeared first on ThinkProgress.

7 Things You Need To Know About The Changes To U.S. Sanctions On Sudan

These adjustments to the U.S. government's decades-old embargo on Sudan should make it easier for people in that country to get access to U.S made personal telecommunications devices. The post 7 Things You Need To Know About The Changes To U.S. Sanctions On Sudan appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Chargers, Raiders Threaten To Move To Los Angeles To Help Them Get New Stadiums

Threatening to move to Los Angeles has helped other owners get new stadiums. Now the Raiders and Chargers are teaming up in hopes it will work for them too. The post Chargers, Raiders Threaten To Move To Los Angeles To Help Them Get New Stadiums appeared first on ThinkProgress.

From The Extreme Hardships Of Life At One Of The World’s Largest Refugee Camps, Extraordinary Artwork

"For me, I see that the artist is the conscience of a society." The post From The Extreme Hardships Of Life At One Of The World’s Largest Refugee Camps, Extraordinary Artwork appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Families Whose Lives Were Destroyed By Sandy Blast Christie’s Presidential Hope

A recent report found that 15,000 families are still displaced and waiting on state aid because of the mismanaged state program. The post Families Whose Lives Were Destroyed By Sandy Blast Christie’s Presidential Hope appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Everything You Need To Know About The Iranian Nuclear Negotiations

Both sides appear to be narrowing the gap on key issues. The post Everything You Need To Know About The Iranian Nuclear Negotiations appeared first on ThinkProgress.

States That Accepted Obamacare’s Medicaid Expansion Are Creating More Jobs

“The gains in healthcare jobs suggest that ACA expansion is generally positive for that sector’s employment profile,” a new report concludes. The post States That Accepted Obamacare’s Medicaid Expansion Are Creating More Jobs appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Congressman Claims Immigrants Are Netting $24,000 Each From Obama’s Executive Action

This isn't the first time Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) conflated facts about undocumented immigrants. The post Congressman Claims Immigrants Are Netting $24,000 Each From Obama’s Executive Action appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Americans Should Consider Eating Less Meat For Environmental Reasons, Scientists Say

The recommendation comes from a report prepared for the USDA as the agency works to update the country's Dietary Guidelines. The post Americans Should Consider Eating Less Meat For Environmental Reasons, Scientists Say appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Black Primary School Students In Rhode Island Are 6x More Likely To Be Suspended Than White Peers

Another school-to-prison pipeline report highlights gross racial disparities in Rhode Island's education system. The post Black Primary School Students In Rhode Island Are 6x More Likely To Be Suspended Than White Peers appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Louisiana Police Arrest Two Men Under Anti-Sodomy Law Declared Unconstitutional In 2003

The people you have sex with is none of the police's business. The post Louisiana Police Arrest Two Men Under Anti-Sodomy Law Declared Unconstitutional In 2003 appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Oklahoma Bill Would Make Couples Prove They Don’t Have STDs Before Getting Married

If either partner tests positive, they may not be allowed to say "I do." The post Oklahoma Bill Would Make Couples Prove They Don’t Have STDs Before Getting Married appeared first on ThinkProgress.

These Workers Will Make The Highest Minimum Wage In The Country

Portland, OR employees and contractors will now be paid a $15 minimum wage. The post These Workers Will Make The Highest Minimum Wage In The Country appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Why The World Needs To Pay More Attention To Neglected Tropical Diseases

Global health leaders are urging countries to work harder toward eradicating diseases that affect more than 1 billion people around the world. The post Why The World Needs To Pay More Attention To Neglected Tropical Diseases appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Illinois Governor Seeking To Raid Higher Education Budget A Month After Being Sworn In

The multimillion dollar cut would hit a system already struggling with crumbling buildings, disappearing scholarships and declining enrollment. The post Illinois Governor Seeking To Raid Higher Education Budget A Month After Being Sworn In appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Inside The Fight Against Sexism On The Oscars Red Carpet

Talking to the women behind the Ask Her More campaign. The post Inside The Fight Against Sexism On The Oscars Red Carpet appeared first on ThinkProgress.

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