Truthdig correspondent Michael Nigro is on the ground to document the rally and counterprotest.
Students are best prepared for a life of democratic citizenship when they study real-world applications close to home.
A request for sensitive voter information by the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity is causing a backlash from civil rights advocacy groups, governors and state secretaries. (Pictured, a 2014 march for voter protections.)
In a new episode of “Scheer Intelligence,” host and Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer and author Peter Moskowitz discuss gentrification, poverty and the concept of housing as a human right. Transcript added.
The president's regressive budget would also roll back civil rights.
In a new "Scheer Intelligence" episode, Truthdig Editor Robert Scheer speaks with civil rights attorney Laboni Hoq.
Numerous advocacy groups threatened legal action after the president signed the order early Thursday.
Jerry Quickly, host of the podcast "This Is Happening," talks with Robin Washington, executive producer of the PBS documentary "You Don’t Have to Ride Jim Crow!"