Michele and Igor speak with Kenneth B. Morris Jr., the great-great-great-grandson of Frederick Douglass and the great-great-grandson of Booker T. Washington, about lessons that today's resisters can learn from these historical figures.
In the face of Donald Trump's rhetoric and policy choices that threaten people of color, the black community remains resilient.
In order to combat mass incarceration, America needs to address the school-to-prison pipeline, a system that affects black girls at an alarming rate.
The Trump administration will miss the mark on the opioid epidemic if it does not reverse course on its broader agenda.
Even amid violent threats and intimidation, black legislators have achieved historic gains toward equality and provided hope for all Americans.
The Center for American Progress and Progress 2050 recently hosted a conversation on the importance of black media and uplifting the voices of black journalists during the Trump administration.
Black media and journalists speak truth to power and expose injustice.
The BCRA would worsen health outcomes for some of the most vulnerable members of society.
The lack of networking and mentoring available to black and Hispanic college students decreases opportunities for careers in technology.
The Trump administration’s approach to the drug epidemic will hurt American families and cost taxpayers millions of dollars.