by Jack Jenkins Posted on July 1, 2015
Many African Americans see the difference between an official hate crime and an act of “vandalism” as an issue of semantics.
by Bryce Covert Posted on June 28, 2015
Black churches have been targeted by violence in the wake of the shooting that killed nine congregants at the Emanuel A.M.E. Church in Charleston, South Carolina.
by Katelyn Harrop Posted on June 25, 2015
A Wednesday morning fire at a church in Charlotte, North Carolina was intentionally set, according to reports.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 19, 2015
Black Christian churches aren’t attacked for being Christian; they’re attacked for being black.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on June 19, 2015 Updated: June 22, 2015
"By shrinking the size of our portions to something much more manageable, we can change our eating habits."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 18, 2015
"This church and this site, this area, has been tied to the history of African Americans since about the early 1800s."
by Ian Millhiser Posted on June 1, 2015
The case is consistent with a pattern in the Roberts Court, which has generally been skeptical of civil rights claims while also being fairly open to civil rights cases alleging religious discrimination.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on May 22, 2015
85-year-old activist nun Megan Rice was just released from federal prison, but she could be forced to go back behind bars.
by Jack Jenkins Posted on May 12, 2015
Americans who don’t affiliate with any specific religious tradition now outnumber Catholics and mainline Protestants, making them second only to evangelical Protestants in terms of size.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 1, 2015
They're arguing that they should be exempt from waiting periods and counseling laws.