The Flint, Michigan, crisis is just one example of the many environmental injustices that communities of color are facing.
Police behavior in American cities such as Chicago should no longer come as a surprise.
Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx hopes to build a transportation system that works for everyone.
Women are the fastest-growing portion of the U.S. prison population. In particular, women of color are disproportionately affected by the criminal justice system.
The film industry exercises a huge amount of influence on perceptions of success in America—or the lack thereof.
President Obama’s final State of the Union address challenged voters to do the hard work of fulfilling the American promise.
As Congress reauthorizes the ESEA, federal lawmakers must make sure that the needs of all students are met.
As demographics shift and the share of people of color in the U.S. population continues to increase, it is important to take notice of the contributions that people of color make to the United States and their potential contributions to the nation in the future.
Chronic truancy has short-term consequences for students but can have long-lasting effects for individuals, families, and communities.
Congress and the president should work to conserve places that better reflect America’s diverse population and help engage new generations to visit and explore their shared heritage and resources.