by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 25, 2014 Updated: August 25, 2014
Racial health disparities start early.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 8, 2014
Strong parent-child relationships can strengthen children’s physical and emotional well-being, ultimately giving them the skills they need to positively engage others.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 5, 2014
A succession of emergency room and clinic closures has created what medical experts call “medical deserts,” areas where health services aren't within close distance.
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by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 25, 2014 Updated: June 25, 2014
African Americans need to complete two more levels of education to have the same probability of getting a job as their white peers.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on May 28, 2014 Updated: May 28, 2014
Maya Angelou died today. Why her voice lives on.
by Mike Rivera Posted on April 9, 2014
It's an important move for a city that hasn't always embraced its multicultural heritage.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 3, 2014 Updated: April 4, 2014
Black women graduate high school, attend college, participate in the labor force, and start businesses at higher rates, but they still get left behind.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on March 21, 2014 Updated: March 25, 2014
How can we stop the disproportionate suspension of black students?
by Vanessa Cárdenas Posted on February 27, 2014 Updated: February 28, 2014
Today President Obama is launching “My Brother’s Keeper,” a welcome initiative that aims to address the profound challenges young men of color face. But there's much more Congress and local leaders can do.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 22, 2014 Updated: January 22, 2014
Twitter is looking to target its black and Hispanic users to generate advertising revenue.