By Bryce Covert on March 20, 2014
Black-owned small businesses are getting less than 2 percent of loans, down from 8.2 percent of all loans before the recession.
By Scott Keyes on March 20, 2014
"You said what you meant," Alfonso Gardner, a 61-year-old African American man from Racine, told Ryan at a town hall meeting. "[Inner city is] a code word for black."
By Scott Keyes on March 19, 2014
Hint: they were less than impressed.
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By Ian Millhiser on March 18, 2014
Republicans said "thanks but no thanks" to the RNC's advice that they start trying to appeal to women, gay people and people of color.
By Nicole Flatow on March 17, 2014
"Ms. Smith" pled guilty to making threats against her abusive ex-boyfriend so she wouldn't risk leaving her child without a caretaker. Now she's being denied employment.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on March 17, 2014
The concerns of parents have been part of the Obama brand since long before this final health care push.
By Ian Millhiser on March 17, 2014
Florida has executed 84 people since 1976. Guess how many of them were white inmates who killed a black person?
By Nicole Flatow on March 14, 2014
“One hundred and forty-four cases of people wrongfully convicted to death is a staggering number,” said UN human rights committee member Walter Kälin.
By Heidi Williamson, Guest Contributor on March 10, 2014
HIV and AIDS particularly harms women and girls of color.
By Ian Millhiser on March 7, 2014
Homophobia, misogyny, racism and forced sex jokes -- all rolled into one judicial package!