The Social Justice League of America

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Reading comic books growing up made me politically progressive. Superhero comics particularly sparked my interest in politics as a young child and shaped my world view. I think, to some extent, they still do. It was because of my belief in truth, justice and the American way as a child that I grew up to be […]

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Gentrification Only Benefits White People: New York, New Orleans and Memphis

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A recent survey by Louisiana State University measured Louisiana residents’ views of the post-Hurricane Katrina recovery, ten years after the disaster. Overwhelmingly, white people thought the city was on the road to recovery, while minorities disagreed. According to the report, four out of five white New Orleans residents reported they were happy with the recovery progress […]

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