Sleeping quarters on Manus Island

No Friend but the Mountains

A Kurdish refugee from Iran lays bare Australian detention cruelties.
A homeless camp near Laney College campus in Oakland, CA.

Homeless folks on campus — a humanity check

A union shop steward discusses how his college campus is dealing with issues around homelessness.
education, homelessness, soapbox
Sign the petition: Demand Congress block HUD’s trans-discriminatory housing rule

Sign the petition: Demand Congress block HUD’s trans-discriminatory housing rule

"The Trump administration has NO shame in its continued assault of the LGBTQ+ community. We have now come up against another detrimental example."
LGBTQ, Take Action!
Banner that reads "Stop Killing Black People"

Legal system protects police, but not videographer of Eric Garner’s murder

No cop has ever been charged, but the man who exposed the 2014 chokehold killing has been persecuted and imprisoned.
Oil tanker in the ocean

Oil, not nukes, behind Iran war threats

“National security” is the Big Lie from the White House regarding war with Iran.
At Fort Brown Station in Texas, 51 women occupy a cell meant for not more than 40 male juveniles.

A rational response to the border catastrophe

As raids and deportations and militarization on the U.S. southern border climb, here’s what should be done right now.