A coalition of activists will call on Gov. Cuomo Wednesday to return $1 million in donations from an influential real estate company.
Sean Hannity tonight got heated with a Baltimore activist after Hannity asked his guest if he's blaming racism on the recent crime spike in Baltimore.
Where Are The Black Girls? People Magazine Excludes Black Women In Plus-Size Issue Plus sized model Tess Holliday is making history by gracing the cover of People magazine. Tess is an anti-bullying activists, who proudly models her 5’5,
The GOP has this debate problem in part because it encourages activists and voters to believe that the party is overflowing with potential presidents.
While some have just surrendered, others are fighting back with tactics like granting founders special stock that gives them control over key decisions.
In this sweeping survey of an international crisis caused by “global capitalism based on speculation,” author, Truthdig columnist and activist Chris Hedges delivers a stark and urgent apprisal of the worldwide catastrophe that’s sure to come if the current system isn’t confronted and forced to change.
Turkey’s next round of Parliamentary elections could see the election of an LGBT rights activist. Four pro-LGBT rights activists are currently running. Though Turkey is a conservative, predominantly Muslim country with a less than glowing relationship with its LGBT population,...
Bernie Sanders was a prominent local activist in college, and not much has changed.
The leader of Turkmenistan builds an insane statue to himself. A cartoonist and activist is held in Iran. Plus: that strange intersection between LACMA and the Sony Wikileaks emails, the guy who shot Chris Burden in the arm, the Case Study House that may be in danger of being torn down, and the...
Considering the racial bias in arrests for marijuana possession, it stands to reason that black Americans would benefit from the wave of pot legalization moving across the nation. But legalization activist Charlo Greene, who is African...Show More Summary
This month features three activists sharing the spotlight -- Jane Hatfield, Melea Emunah & Megan Turmon -- all hailing from the Branson School Water Testing Team, Marin County, California.
Anti-choice activists are preparing to push a ban on dilation and evacuation (D and E) procedures during the 2017 legislative session, after Arkansas lawmakers passed a series of laws restricting reproductive rights during the 2015 session. Image:...Show More Summary
What began as his fourth suspension turned permanent Monday when journo-malcontent Chuck Johnson was kicked off Twitter for threatening Ferguson activist DeRay McKesson.
PETA has sent an open letter to one of the UK’s oldest pubs, requesting that it rename itself as Ye Olde Clever Cocks to “grant [chickens] the respect and kindness that they deserve.”
The restaurant will not sell marijuana. A notable marijuana activist is opening a restaurant and "spiritual sanctuary" in New Jersey. According to the Trentonian, Ed Forchion's restaurant, called NJ Weedman's Joint, is located directly across the street from Trenton's City Hall. Show More Summary
Kyler is the third trans teen to have committed suicide in the San Diego area since March.
As one of the self professed "poster children for California for advocating for California water reform," musician and activist Moby says California's water crisis's biggest problem is that no one wants to face reality. "As a species, it's almost like we hate consequences and being realistic. I know I do," [...]
Last Friday three men in Morocco were each sentenced to three years in jail for engaging in homosexual sex, an act that falls under Morocco's atavistic "sexual deviancy" laws, specifically Article 489. The police were tipped off by neighbors to...
Whether it’s while running for city council or for Congress, activists rallying at a conference, or just every day folks trying to swing a moderate their way, Republicans can’t stop talking about serving justice. We’re ‘tough on crime!’ and we tout how many awful people we ‘put away’ in a certain period of time. Show More Summary
A trio of art activists has filed a federal lawsuit against New York City claiming their First-Amendment rights were violated during a protest last year outside the Metropolitan Museum of Art.