The U.S. Department of Justice’s report on Baltimore chronicles yet another police department that routinely abused its power and violated the civil rights of African Americans.
All-In Nation: An America that Works for All
The United States’ History of Segregated Housing Continues to Limit Affordable Housing
The U.S. Senate Fails to Reflect America’s Diversity
Making Justice Equal
Voter Suppression Is Real: Americans Must Remain Vigilant
While the child care crisis means all families have poor choices, African American families have even fewer options.
Courts have overturned several state-level voter suppression laws, but the cases should never have been necessary in the first place.
Much of the United States’ policy support is currently reserved for tribal members living on reservations, leaving Native Americans who live in urban areas without much recourse.
Over his nearly 50 years in the North Carolina state legislator, Rep. Mickey Michaux helped increase voting rights and participation. However, recent efforts in the state are putting these advances at risk.
Practical policy reforms—not just more conversation—are needed to address the recent violence between police and the African American community.
For political leaders to find the humanity and will to do the right thing, Americans must recognize that gun violence is an issue that affects everyone.
Americans are sick and tired of being sick and tired of waiting on Congress to act and ensure the right to vote for all.
While racial gaps in the U.S. income cost are old news, revitalized versions of these statistics are no less significant for the nation’s economic recovery.
More Work Is Needed to Increase DACA Applications from Asian American and Pacific Islander Immigrants
The U.S. AAPI population, which makes up a significant portion of the overall unauthorized population but a small percentage of DACA recipients, would benefit from further community outreach efforts.
Black and Hispanic families face unique economic pressures, and conservative policies and obstruction continue to harm families of color.
The lack of diversity in newsrooms not only hurts our understanding of history—it harms our country.
Muhammad Ali stood 6 feet 3 inches with a 78-inch reach—but that is only the tale of the tape. In truth, his reach was immeasurable.
Data that combine all ethnicities of AAPI women tend to obscure economic, educational, and occupational differences within the AAPI community and the unique challenges facing key AAPI subpopulations.
A recent “Race and Beyond” column about Pat Buchanan got the attention of readers from all corners of the Internet, and many of the responses, while negative, are nonetheless eye-opening.