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Livestream: Protestors Hang Huge 'Black Power Matters' Banner in Oakland

It’s part of a weekend of national protests to “reclaim King’s legacy.”

Kobe Bryant, L.A. Lakers Wear 'I Can't Breathe' T-Shirts

He also spoke about why NBA players are joining the movement.

Thousands Nationwide March for Eric Garner

Here’s a brief scan of rallies in various cities calling for an end to the violent killing of unarmed black men by law enforcement.

Black Feminists Respond to Ferguson

Black feminists have been providing intersectional analysis of Ferguson and highlighting the ways race and gender influence police brutality.

Hundreds of Sites Set to Protest Child Migrants, Immigration Reform

Murrieta-style protests go national.

Dispatch from Murrieta, Calif.: Protesting Migrant Children

Murietta, Calif., has made national news because protesters have blocked busloads of undocumented, unaccompanied minors from entering its Border Patrol station. Inside a rapidly changing town on edge.

Scenes from a Protest: Clippers Fans Stand Against Sterling

Photos from Tuesday evening’s protest outside the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Watch 100 Women Risk Arrest for Immigration Reform

Undocumented immigrant women were joined by more than a dozen prominent women’s organizations today in an act of civil disobedience in Washington D.C.

Walmart Employees Stage Nationwide Protest

Demonstrations in protest of low wages and employee terminations are expected in 15 cities nationwide.

Scenes from DC: Rallying as "One Nation"

Check out live coverage from today’s rally in Washington, DC.

Remembrance: Soweto Massacre and Bloody Sunday

This week brings somber remembrances of two acts of massive brutality that occurred about a generation ago on opposite ends of the hemisphere. Both incidents exposed the shame of racial or ethnic strife under colonization, both galvanized radical social movements that later rose to overturn the establishment, and both demonstrated lessons about the power of mass protest, as well as the power of the media to frame and expose injustice to observers around the world.