Op-Eds

Yes, Life Isn’t Fair

On Aug. 24, President Biden announced student loan debt relief that will include up to $20,000 erased for Pell Grant recipients, $10,000 for everyone else making under $125k annually ($250k

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Patriarchy’s Spoils

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In my parents’ lifetimes, interstate travel was restricted and deadly for Black folk. Crossing state lines was a threat to their lives. Unfortunately, the same people who created and sustained

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Hope Is a Verb

Hope. It’s as essential as the air we breathe. And yet, here in America, a land full of plenty and potential, it often feels like we are trying to run

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Vladimir Putin

The Putin Illusion: The Wizard of Id

This is the first of a two-part series. “The Putin Illusion: The Fragile Russian Doll” will appear on June 6. With Putin’s unprovoked and unjust invasion, siege, and destruction of

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Action Affirmative

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Editor’s note: President Joe Biden nominated Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to serve as associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday, 2/25, 2022. President Joe Biden affirmed that he

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The Week That Was

The third full week of December 2021 had stories about the spread of Omicron, the newest COVID-19 variant, and the FDA approved a second anti-virus medication to treat the disease.

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The Week That Was

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@crispalomino shares graphics spotlighting some of the most significant news stories from last week. DemCast is an advocacy-based 501(c)4 nonprofit. We have made the decision to build a media site free of

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The Week That Was

@JoanneTrueBlue shares her graphics spotlighting some of the significant news stories from last week. DemCast is an advocacy-based 501(c)4 nonprofit. We have made the decision to build a media site free of

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