June 9, 2021 | As Arizona's push to revive Nazi-era gas executions shows, the death penalty is barbaric.
Articles by Robert P. Alvarez
May 5, 2021 | The standard, often unreliable reporting on police killings dehumanizes victims — a fact my own family knows too well.
April 7, 2021 | My faith teaches me to stand with the marginalized, whose voting rights are now under sustained assault.
March 3, 2021 | The new administration has made some welcome changes, but Biden isn’t living up to all his promises — especially on detention.
December 9, 2020 | The next administration needs to address this crisis and the war on drugs driving it.
October 7, 2020 | This year, we’re facing high COVID-19 infection rates, job losses, and voter suppression. But we are resilient.
September 9, 2020 | Taking the census ensures your community gets its fair share of funding — and representation — during the pandemic and beyond.
July 29, 2020 | Police departments are over-militarized at the local level, too. Here’s one way to change that.