The Democratic Party prides itself on being inclusive and advocating for communities of color, but there was a time when racism was at the center of its policies.
In Georgia, police pinned a 10-year-old boy to the ground after he became “emotionally distraught” over his father’s arrest.
A federal judge ruled on Monday that all deportations of recently reunited families must be halted. But shouldn’t the Trump administration pay some price for separating them in the first place?
Did you miss the big news about the World Cup, the violent protests in Chicago, or even Trump and Putin’s latest meeting? We’re here to help.
Just because you’re the face of a mediocre pizza empire doesn’t mean you can sling the n-word around.
In America today, for every $100 of white family wealth, black families only have about $5.04. It’s a direct result of centuries of racist banking policies that have systematically kept black Americans from being able to prosper.
It turns out that Donald Trump, Dennis Rodman and a flashy video are not the magic weapons for a lasting and stable solution to the North Korean problem.
President Trump just nominated Brett Kavanaugh for the Supreme Court. What could this mean for future cases?
President Donald Trump loves to repeat the phrase “strong borders, no crime.” This type of thinking has set the stage for much of his immigration policy, whether it’s his administration’s “zero tolerance” policy that has led to thousands of children being separated from their families, or his broader, relentless…
The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld Donald Trump’s travel ban that, among other things, restricts people from 6 Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States. Activists aren’t taking it lightly.
“Since they took him away, I’ve not been able to sleep well.”
A Democratic candidate for the Senate in Maine was arrested after he tried to deliver toys and supplies to children held in a Texas detention center last week. (He was eventually released early on Saturday morning.)
“Nobody is going to separate us again.”
Chinese food has become a fixture of American culture. But the reason behind the ubiquity of Chinese restaurants is rooted in—you guessed it—racism.
A police officer in East Pittsburgh fatally shot 17-year-old Antwon Rose as he was running away—and the community wants answers.
Representative Pramila Jayapal, a Democrat from Washington, offered a powerful condemnation of the Trump administration’s practice of separating families at the border on the floor of Congress.
A teen called French president Emmanuel Macron by a nickname, and Macron apparently couldn’t bear the disrespect. So he lectured the teen for what felt like forever, ordering the kid to call him “Mr. President” instead. What the hell!
After horrific audio capturing the cries of young undocumented children separated from their parents was published, activists and families are organizing to demand they be allowed to visit the detention centers.
Keoke Silvano recorded 35-year old Steven Jay Watts repeatedly screaming the n-word at a black man and other passersby in Seattle’s Beacon Hill neighborhood, claiming, “White men built these streets!” Watts was later arrested for harassment and obstruction.
An as-yet-unidentified white man was captured on video hassling a black family about whether or not they showered before entering a hotel swimming pool in California, saying he was worried about “diseases.”