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In a new poll, only about a quarter of Americans say they believe President Trump personally opposes white nationalism.
Imagery has the power to turn a seemingly innocent depiction of fruit into the stereotyping of an entire group of people.
Whites used to put nails at the bottom of pools in Cincinnati and pour bleach and acid in pools with black bathers in St. Augustine, Florida.
In 1910, rural black families held between 16 million and 19 million acres of farmland. Active farms how account 2.5 million acres.
While all four candidates received good marks from a mostly black audience in Charleston, Sen. Elizabeth Warren may have made the biggest impression.
Pope Francis has moved the Rev. Augustus Tolton into the second stage of the four-part canonization process. There are still no black American Catholic saints.
The hearing highlighted the stigma of mental illness and the growing number of suicides among African American youth.
Kahlil Greene said he pursued the top position at his university to "amplify the voices of the underserved communities on campus.”
"The scheme has its basis in racism — an 1890 post-Reconstruction attempt to keep African Americans out of statewide office," said former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder.
Although slave labor created the economic basis of U.S. agriculture, the long-term effects of racism and systemic discrimination from U.S. Department of Agriculture programs continue to sideline African American farmers from land ownership.
“We had centuries of slavery in this country. We had decades of Jim Crow. We had legalized discrimination and segregation," she said at a CNN candidate town hall.
Kate Smith, who shot to fame during World War II, had a repertoire that included songs containing harmful caricatures of African Americans.
The evolution is part of a larger shift in American attitudes toward race in the past five years.
Some African-Americans say the 2020 Democratic presidential candidate gives off "Obama vibes," but others are wondering if he's the real deal.
Black women are disproportionately affected by HIV compared to women of other races.
Historically black universities had cemented their place at the epicenter of black American life, but things began to change with a new era of school integration.
A new generation of black activists are working on issues from housing to transportation to food security.
Mark Steyn told the Fox News host the idea of reparations is "nothing real."
A 2011 Pew research poll found that nearly 48 percent of Americans still believe the Civil War was a fight over “states rights.”