Adrienne Rich and Andrea Dworkin were two of the leading writer-activists of second-wave feminism. But they were far more than polemicists.
While imprisoned in ICE custody, Marcial Morales Garcia helped lead a wave of hunger strikes in New Jersey jails where guards refuse to wear masks, rats run wild and toilets are often the only source of drinking water. Recently released, he’s now fighting on the outside for fellow immigrants still trapped on the inside.
We must reject the myopic focus on just making better individual choices and refocus on also demanding an overhaul of how we ensure the health and dignity of all individuals in our communities.
The last-minute designation of Cuba as a state sponsor of terror will make it harder for the incoming Biden administration to lift sanctions and renormalize relations with the island nation.
Before I began working on The Indy, reporting a news story felt like an inaccessible goal.
That quickly changed.
The shocking scenes from Washington D. C. have reinforced the idea that what the country needs right now is to ‘heal’ and avoid the excesses of both the right and the left.
Rushing through barricades, breaking windows and occupying the seat of government power is not inherently anti-democratic. It depends on the reason and the circumstances.
The glamorous Brooklyn prosecutor-turned-reality TV star is accused of concealing evidence in a second case.
The U.S. government’s practice of separating Central American immigrant children from their parents and then caging them en masse…
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