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.
Trump’s investigation of American voters is another pretext for further voter suppression, which is already depriving Americans of their right to vote.
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.