Report CAP examines both the progress made and the challenges remaining for women of color across the country.
The outcome of next month's neck-and-neck Virginia gubernatorial race could very well hinge on the turnout rates of black voters.
Many of the popular notions that underlie American gun culture are based on a reality that never existed.
Issue Brief Despite legislation against racial profiling, the “Stand Your Ground” law is just one of several ways in which Florida practices it.
We examine federal civilian employees who are being furloughed as a result of the government shutdown and what that means for employees of color.
Conservative voters’ refusal to embrace a diverse and multicultural America has led to a temper tantrum that threatens to bring the nation’s economy to a halt.
George Zimmerman used Stand Your Ground laws to evade arrest. Marissa Alexander defended herself from her husband, used Stand Your Ground, and was convicted anyway. Why?
Even with equivalent educational achievement, students from poorer backgrounds have much less of a shot to get into top universities than their privileged peers.
Moneyed interests and a lack of respect and historical understanding are ruining college sports—but not irretrievably.
Benjamin Jealous’s resignation as president and CEO of the NAACP is being widely lamented, and his tenure in office considered largely successful.
Issue Brief As we commemorate the March on Washington’s 50th anniversary, much work remains to realize the late Bayard Rustin’s vision for peace, justice, and economic equity for all, and especially for black LGBT Americans.
The march helped advance the cause of economic justice, and although conservative efforts to defeat this progress have had some success, there is cause for optimism and a need for action.
One man’s personal journey through the American immigration process has an unhappy ending—for him and for America.
We must embrace the increasing diversity of our nation and put all of our people’s interests at the forefront of our national agenda.
On the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, we should remember the many voices that called for peaceful protests against inequality.