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The Intersection of Policing and Race
Senators should demand diverse nominees for vacant U.S. attorney positions.
The Trump administration must help states take advantage of the federal government’s limited, unique resources to emphasize crime prevention, instead of just promoting and enabling the ramp-up of arrests and incarcerations.
Michele and Igor chat with Melissa Harris-Perry about the role of cable news in the 2016 election, the history of black women resisting in America, and the importance of making structural change.
Far too many school districts are intensely segregated by income and socioeconomic status, but Americans are largely in support of change.
Trump’s budget is a governmentwide assault on public health, the nation’s coasts and outdoors, and energy innovation.
The Trump budget would undermine enforcement of civil rights protections and access to justice while funding a policy of mass deportation.
Watch a 100-second run-down of Trump's chaotic first 100 days.
Trump’s actions during his first 100 days in office have time and again benefitted corporations and the wealthy at the expense of ordinary Americans.
Flawed racial stereotypes about welfare in America lay at the heart of the administration’s decision-making on the budget.
The issue of free speech versus hate speech on college campuses is much more complex than what common opinion may lead you to believe.
In the black press’ dealings with the new administration, as throughout its history, it struggles for respect from public officials while pressing for responses to readers’ concerns.
State legislators used a basketball game as the bargaining chip to deny fellow North Carolinians their human rights and dignity.
As another study is released on the plight of the white working class, policymakers should remember to find common solutions that uplift all Americans.
Research finds that implicit bias begins in preschool and may explain disproportionate suspension rates for African American boys.