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  1. power
    Medical Students Walk Out on Anti-Abortion Speaker“An anti-choice speaker as a representative of the University of Michigan undermines the University’s position on abortion.”
  2. monkeypox
    The Monkeypox Vaccine Hunger Games Are OnEverybody’s angry, some are in denial, and … it’s hot out here.
  3. life after roe
    A Bunch of Democrats Were Arrested While Protesting For Abortion RightsIncluding AOC, Ilhan Omar, and Cori Bush.
  4. celebrity
    Jodie Sweetin Won’t Let Police Brutality Stop Her From ProtestingThe actor spoke out about the viral video of police pushing her to the ground during an abortion-rights protest.
  5. the bigger picture
    Thirty Years of Community — Not Cops or Corporations — at the Dyke MarchScenes from this weekend’s anniversary march in New York City.
  6. wtf
    A Truck Driver Ran Into Pro-Choice Protesters in IowaOther protesters across the country reported instances of violence, including excessive force by police.
  7. life after roe
    Rage, Fear, and Hope Outside the Supreme Court“We understand that poor women and women that are Black and brown are going to pay the most for this repeal. That’s why we’re here.”
  8. life after roe
    Scenes From Friday’s Abortion-Rights Protest Outside the Supreme Court“I deserve access to health care. My daughter deserves access to health care.”
  9. march for our lives
    Scenes From the March for Our Lives D.C. Rally“I have been doing this since Parkland happened. I can’t believe we are still coming back.”
  10. life after roe
    It’s Too Late to Be ‘Civil’ About Abortion RightsDemocrats scolding people for protesting ignore just how much is at stake.
  11. the bigger picture
    ‘I Feel Like We’re Going Back to the Stone Age’Talking fear, rage, and hope with abortion-rights protesters in Foley Square.
  12. russian invasion
    A Russian Gymnast Wore a Pro-War Symbol on the PodiumWhile standing next to the Ukrainian gold medalist.
  13. russian invasion
    Thousands of Russians Protested Against War Last Weekend More than 3,000 civilians were arrested by Russian police.
  14. black lives matter
    The Cry to Be Included“Let today be the last day that you ever doubt Black trans power.”
  15. black lives matter
    The Return of the Mass ProtestThe historic demonstrations of 2020 recalled the early civil rights movement.
  16. power
    The Cover-up MachineActivists in Aurora, Colorado, wanted justice for Elijah McClain. Instead, they found themselves facing decades in prison.
  17. protests
    Students Call to Abolish University of Nebraska FratHundreds gathered outside of the fraternity house after a student was allegedly sexually assaulted this week.
  18. pride month
    An Oral History of the Lesbian AvengersThe fire-breathing activists behind the annual Dyke March are my queer heroes.
  19. ugh
    Guess Who Still Isn’t Sorry for Waving Guns at Protesters?Days after they were made to surrender the guns they pointed at Black Lives Matter protesters last year, the McCloskeys bought yet another gun.
  20. power
    Bella Hadid Shows Support for Palestine at Brooklyn March“It’s free Palestine til Palestine is free!!!”
  21. the bigger picture
    A Gathering of Radical LovePhotos from “Protect Asian Lives,” a tender space for queer Asians, by queer Asians.
  22. power
    Cops Handled the Sarah Everard Vigil Just Fine, Investigators SayFootage shows officers hurling protesters to the ground. An independent review insists the use of force was “measured and proportionate.”
  23. the bigger picture
    A Day of Solidarity Amid Rising Anti-Asian ViolencePhotos from a Black and Asian solidarity protest in New York, by the photographer Stephanie Mei-Ling.
  24. power
    ‘I Am Proud to Be Asian’: Sandra Oh Speaks Out Against HateShe made a surprise speech at a Stop Asian Hate protest in Pittsburgh.
  25. capitol insurrection
    ‘It Was No Accident’Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal on surviving the siege.
  26. 2020
    Things We HeardA year of silence, sirens, and human voices, in protest and relief.
  27. four long years
    The Birth of an Extraordinary Modern Progressive MovementThe last four years have been an era of radical right-wing rule in Washington — and of remarkable left-wing populist response.
  28. power
    Nigeria Has Erupted Into Protests Over Police ViolenceEverything to know about the #EndSARS movement, which has gained international attention.
  29. the cut podcast
    Protesting Without RulesAsking, “Is there a ‘right way’ to do it?” on The Cut podcast.
  30. the bigger picture
    ‘This Is Breonna Taylor’s Home’: Scenes From LouisvillePhotographer J.D. Barnes captures the anguish and the outrage over the grand jury’s decision in Breonna Taylor’s killing.
  31. crime
    L.A. Deputies Fatally Shot a Black Man During a Biking StopThe sheriff’s department says deputies opened fire on Dijon Kizzee after they saw him drop his gun.
  32. power
    Athletes Are Holding a Massive Strike to Protest Police BrutalityEverything we know about the historic, unprecedented sports strike taking place right now.
  33. the bigger picture
    On the Front Lines of the Portland ProtestsAs protesters face down Trump’s heavily armed “secret police,” photographer JD Barnes has been capturing the chaos.
  34. protests
    Austin Protester Fatally Shot at Black Lives Matter MarchGarrett Foster’s mother said her son was pushing his fiancée’s wheelchair as a car plowed through the intersection.
  35. write it
    Writing Historical Fiction As History Repeats ItselfLiving through the urgency of this moment, I’ve found that writing parts of my novel required something more of me.
  36. power
    What the Hell Is Happening in Portland?Witnesses say heavily armed police officers have been dragging protesters into unmarked vans.
  37. protests
    Why Is Vivienne Westwood in a Cage?It’s a lot more than a fashion statement.
  38. protests
    Gun-Toting St. Louis Couple Face Felony ChargesMark and Patricia McCloskey pulled firearms on peaceful protesters walking through their neighborhood last month.
  39. protests
    This Is How the NYPD Treated Black Lives Matter ProtestersOver 60 videos show officers punching, tackling, and beating Black Lives Matter protesters, often seemingly at random.
  40. power
    87 People Charged With Felonies After Breonna Taylor ProtestMeanwhile, the officers who killed her have yet to be charged with any crime.
  41. crime
    Protester Dies After Car Plows Into Peaceful Seattle MarchSummer Taylor, 24, died in the hospital on Saturday. Diaz Love, who was also hit, remains in critical condition.
  42. power
    Yes, Activists Are Serious About Defunding the PoliceA new bill, created by the Movement for Black Lives, calls for a “time-bound plan” to close all federal prisons and divest from policing.
  43. protests
    How to Support the Struggle Against Police BrutalityOrganizations to donate to, and other actions to take to help demand justice for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and other victims of police violence.
  44. protests
    What’s Going on in CHOP, the Seattle Occupied Protest Zone?On July 1, police moved to clear out the occupied zone after Seattle mayor Jenny Durkan declared it an “unlawful assembly.”
  45. power
    The Protests Aren’t Stopping Anytime SoonOne month into the nationwide uprising against police brutality, protesters have taken over City Hall Park in Manhattan to make their demands heard.
  46. police brutality
    Cops in Riot Gear Stormed a Violin Vigil for Elijah McClainProtesters say police in Aurora, Colorado, dispersed a peaceful memorial for McClain using tear gas, pepper spray, and force.
  47. power
    Is It Dangerous to Post Pictures of Protesters’ Faces?As images from protests circulate online, some fear that individuals will become targets.
  48. portfolio
    Solidarity at SeaRockaway surfers unite for Black Lives Matter.
  49. art
    See Powerful Images of Black Protest ArtA virtual exhibit organized by the Whitney’s assistant curator.
  50. protests
    Study Finds ‘No Evidence’ That Protests Led to Coronavirus SpikesDespite warnings from public-health experts that the demonstrations could lead to an increase in transmission, early results look encouraging.
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