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Apr 07, 2018
Dalits, Muslims in India need leaders who can champion their rights despite backlash from hegemonic forcesLeaders don’t have to be Muslim or Dalit to espouse their cause. Perhaps, a true sign of democracy and progress in India would be a nationwide Hindu leader championing equality and rights for Muslims, or a Brahmin leader fighting to abolish the caste system
Jun 06, 2016
Muhammad Ali's flaws make him an even truer hero, why do we need to whitewash him?The picture that emerges of Ali is of a human being in all his complexity. Dazzlingly brilliant, supremely confident, heroic in fight for his belief and against a disease that affected his body but failed to cripple his will and yet a man who is imperfect, inflammatory and outrageous. Why should that prevent us from celebrating his life?
Jun 05, 2016
Muhammad Ali’s fight beyond the boxing ring: The battle for civil rightsMuhammad Ali was also a major figure in the US civil rights movement who dazzled the world with his fierce words.
Aug 28, 2013
50th anniversary: Martin Luther King's 'I Have a Dream' speechToday, August 28th, is the anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s 'I Have a Dream' speech, which he delivered today in the year 1963 in Washington, DC during the 'March on Washington'. The speech established his reputation as one of the greatest orators in American history.
Jun 07, 2012
Support wanes, no media attention: Can Occupy Wall Street survive?More than eight months after Occupy Wall Street burst onto the global stage, decrying income inequality and coining the phrase "We are the 99 percent," the movement's survival and continued relevance is far from assured.