This week on the podcast, Janaye Ingram and Alencia Johnson discuss the role of black women in the resistance movement.
52 Harms in 52 Weeks
‘We Are Resilient’: The Power of the Black Community
Substance Use Disorder Is a Public Health Issue, Not a Criminal Justice Issue
Five Truths About Voter Suppression
Recognizing and reconciling individual biases, as well as conducting meaningful conversations about empowering black women and leveraging that power, will ensure that the United States is fairer and more prosperous for all.
On Black Women’s Equal Pay Day, let’s discuss how black women are doing in the labor market.
As many as 8.7 million black, Hispanic, and other people of color could lose Medicaid coverage under the Senate health care bill.
As the Trump administration brings private school vouchers to the national stage, policymakers must reflect on the history of this policy and consider its impact on vulnerable students.
Just months into Betsy DeVos’ tenure as secretary of education, the department is already rolling back critical protections for vulnerable students.
A new state law will make it harder to hold bosses and landlords—including the bill’s sponsor—accountable for violating civil rights.
The BCRA would worsen health outcomes for some of the most vulnerable members of society.
Understanding the breadth of wage discrimination charges is critical to ensuring that the United States pursues solutions responsive to the diverse needs of workers.
Michele and Igor sit down with New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu and New York Times bestselling author Ibram X. Kendi.
The lack of networking and mentoring available to black and Hispanic college students decreases opportunities for careers in technology.
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.
Mayor Landrieu speaks honestly about the consequences of ignoring race in our nation’s history as he removes Confederate monuments in New Orleans.
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.