The loss of the Black Lives Matter activist, who died at age 27, is incalculable.
She became a voice for police accountability when her father, Eric Garner, died after being put in a chokehold by New York City police in 2014.
"I forgive you,” Scott’s mother said to Michael Slager, a white man who fatally shot her unarmed son in a 2015 case that became a rallying cry for the Black Lives Matter movement.
Revelations about Russia's use of social media in the 2016 elections are being used as a pretext for suppressing dissent.
The 21st-century activist group is not as radical or grass-roots as it appears, and the revolution will not be paid for by the Ford Foundation.
We must focus the fight on visible and invisible forces. Until real change comes, no one gets to "just enjoy the game."
Marchers in Washington chant "Hey hey, ho ho, racist Trump has got to go!" as they condemn white supremacy and call for changes in the U.S. legal system.
Principled positions taken at great risk, such as that of NFL player Colin Kaepernick in solidarity with people of color, are often how movements are born.