Fight This Hate: A Weekly Roundup

A New Non-Violent Resistance Movement? In North Carolina, William J. Barber II, pastor of the Greenleaf Christian Church announced “a new moral movement to challenge the enmeshed evils of systemic racism, poverty, the war economy, ecological devastation and America’s distorted national morality.” Announced fifty years Read More …

Letter From Trenton: Celebrating The Colinde With Generations Of Romanian Immigrants

St. Basil’s Romanian Catholic Church on Adeline Street in Trenton, New Jersey is a sandstone building built by immigrants, including two of my great-great-grandfathers. Nearly one hundred Romanian immigrants and their descendants gather in its basement on the Sunday before Christmas to sing Romanian carols Read More …

10 Ways to Stand with Planned Parenthood (Even When You’re Stuck at Your Desk, or on the E Train)

November 6th, 2016 will go down in history as the night that many women lost faith in American politics, when a man who unabashedly disrespects women. I went out that night thinking I would be celebrating the dawn of our first female presidency, heading to Read More …