Helena Hicks has remained active in Baltimore through eras of desegregation and the drug trade. Now she gives back to her childhood neighborhood, the same one where Freddie Gray lived.
A religious activist is carried away by police after he tried to stop a gay pride parade in Seoul last year. Christian activists are planning to disrupt the parade again this year.
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Author Roxane Gay in Coleman hall on the campus of Eastern Illinois University. Gay recently wrote an op-ed explaining why she will not forgive the suspect of the the Charleston shooting.
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