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Peaceful Protests

Iconic Baltimore Photo Resurfaces, Spreading Healing Message We All Need

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 07.14.2016 | Good News

As the country begins to recover from a tumultuous few weeks, one powerful image from 2015 has resurfaced on social media, spreading hope for improved...

What The Media Didn't Learn From Ferguson

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 04.28.2015 | Media

Coverage of the unrest in Baltimore has once again proved that the media still believes "if it bleeds, it leads." Following the funeral of Freddie ...

A Time for Prayer, Thanksgiving, Discernment and Strategic Nonviolent Action

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 01.26.2015 | Religion
Marian Wright Edelman

Through daily moral consciousness we must all counter the proliferating voices of racial and ethnic and religious division that are regaining too much respectability over the land.

The Violence of Demanding Peaceful Protest: The Missteps of Clergy in Ferguson

Rev. Jeff Hood | Posted 10.24.2014 | Religion
Rev. Jeff Hood

The false promise that "peace will get what you want" is absurd. Sometimes you have to shut things down in order to bring about justice. The work that I do is to ensure that acts of civil disobedience remain nonviolent, not that they remain nonexistent.

Letter From Isa Town Women's Prison in Bahrain

Zainab Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja | Posted 05.24.2013 | World
Zainab Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja

The echo of Martin Luther King's words has travelled across oceans, through the walls and metal bars of a Bahraini prison, and into the overcrowded and filthy cell I sit in.

The Power of a Question Mark

John Jackson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
John Jackson

Whether by writers or industrial workers, the powerful use of a question mark remains one of the greatest weapons we have against an unjust status quo.