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Only Revolutionary Love Can Save Us Now

Gaza protest via Flickr By Michelle Alexander / The Nation This moment feels different. Something new is in the air.    Of course, everything is always changing. Impermanence is the way of life. Philosophers, theologians, and poets have reminded us for centuries that the only constant is change. As the late, great Nina Simone, once […]

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“Achievements of the Revolution”: How Women-Led Activism Led Nicaragua to Quickly Close the Gender Gap by 80%

A 2014 march protesting violence against women in Managua. Many organizations fighting for the rights of vulnerable people have since been banned. (Oxfam in Nicaragua, Flickr) By Becca Renk / Popular Resistance “We have painful stories, stories of marginalization, a history of being trampled because we are women and even more because we are rural […]