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  • Bryan Stevenson on Mass Incarceration, Racial Injustice: "We All Need Mercy; We All Need Justice"

    Bryan Stevenson on Mass Incarceration, Racial Injustice: "We All Need Mercy; We All Need Justice"

    By Mark Karlin, Truthout | Interview

    The narrative of racial difference that was constructed during the era of slavery created a lasting ideology of white supremacy that figures into the history of racial injustice in mass incarceration in the United States, Bryan Stevenson, author of Just Mercy, tells Truthout.

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  • Fighting for Our Oceans

    Fighting for Our Oceans

    By Zoe Loftus-Farren, Earth Island Journal | Report

    In an era of seemingly unlimited threats to the environment, ocean health is one of the most urgent and severe challenges facing activists today. The oceans are under fire from almost uncountable ills, including rampant overfishing, ocean acidification, plastics pollution, oil spills and ocean dumping. Although the challenges are humbling, there are some activists who have faced them head-on, and with astounding success.

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