by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 25, 2014 Updated: August 25, 2014
Racial health disparities start early.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on August 25, 2014
A proposal to dramatically increase black participation in Ferguson's elections garners support from an unusual source -- the National Review.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on August 22, 2014
The Supreme Court was "once a leader in the world" in combating racial discrimination, according to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. “What’s amazing," she added, "is how things have changed.”
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by Jessica Goldstein Posted on August 21, 2014 Updated: August 21, 2014
Talking to Jess Row about his new novel, "Your Face In Mine."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 14, 2014 Updated: August 14, 2014
Reproductive justice activists argue that Americans need to connect the dots between police brutality and the black community's ability to raise families.
by Bryce Covert Posted on August 14, 2014
St. Louis, the area around Ferguson, is one of the most racially segregated areas in the country.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on August 12, 2014 Updated: August 26, 2014
Brown is part of a long and painful trend of black, unarmed men killed by the cops, including two others that made national headlines in just the past week. Why does this keep happening?
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 7, 2014
The rapper's recent comments are some of the most direct statements he's made about political issues that affect the black community.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on August 7, 2014
Informing white people that African Americans are significantly over-represented in the prison population "may actually bolster support for the very policies that perpetuate the inequality."
by Shannon Greenwood Posted on August 1, 2014 Updated: August 4, 2014
She doesn't care if you like it.