by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on March 7, 2015 Updated: March 7, 2015
The latest shooting death comes as the nation prepares to mark the anniversary of "Bloody Sunday," the famous protest that highlighted police brutality against African Americans.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on February 23, 2015
Medical professionals are trying to figure out how to use their clout to spark conversations about race.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on February 13, 2015
The murder of James Craig Anderson recalls Jim Crow era lynchings.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on February 11, 2015 Updated: February 11, 2015
“Eddie was the biggest star," said Chris Rock. "Anybody was says different is making a racist argument.”
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 22, 2015 Updated: January 22, 2015
Ten former employees say they were repeatedly harassed and then fired for not fitting the right profile.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on January 21, 2015
Given the Roberts Court’s general skepticism towards civil rights claims, the future of federal fair housing law is probably going to look very bleak for victims of discrimination.
by Aviva Shen Posted on January 17, 2015 Updated: January 17, 2015
The Academy president finally responds.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on January 15, 2015
"We're finally bringing the voices and the lives of black women to the table."
by Nicole Flatow Posted on January 7, 2015 Updated: January 8, 2015
A ThinkProgress search found that of the three major cable news networks, only CNN made a passing mention of a bomb at NAACP's Colorado Springs office.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on January 5, 2015
A course on hip-hop allegedly violates the state's ban on "ethnic studies."