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Ta-Nehisi Coates testified before Congress in support of reparations for slavery.
Using your "Green Book," travel with your family from state to state, discovering how segregation and racist violence influenced black travel.
Many prominent politicians and entertainers have worn blackface. The racist practice isn’t new.
Brian Kemp is using a tried-and-tested formula designed to erode and corrode American democracy.
The original version of the proposal would have exempted rural white areas from work requirements.
"Every now and again, a racial incident or an expression of art makes us pause and reflect, but we soon return to dancing."
The America I know is widely viewed more positively overseas than it was eight years ago. But when you read all those stories
Voter protection is a moral issue for democracy, and when it especially calls for the protection of our most vulnerable voters, is also becomes an issue of faith. Let's show that with our presence on Nov. 8.
It means a hard working mother or father who rises before dawn in the summer heat or on a freezing winter's day and gets home well after the kids are asleep will finally get the pay they deserve but have been denied.
Buddy Guy's reputation assured that the evening would be entertaining. I'd also looked forward to seeing Spokane's Fox Theater
Will Michelle Obama follow in Hillary's footsteps and eventually run for the Senate in Illinois? We certainly hope so.
A key to changing America's future is changing the narrative we tell ourselves about our shared past.
The photo ID requirement is also too broad, enacting seemingly irrational restrictions unrelated to the goal of combating
As long as the privileged aren't confronted with crime, poverty, economic deprivation or racism, it's far too easy to wash their hands of a responsibility all Americans should share, a more just society.
With all that I know and all that I have to say, right now words fail me. So I hug my babies close--closer than close. And as I cry myself to sleep, I whisper the words my granddaddy would use: Hush, Child.
These tweets prove that all lives actually don't matter in America.
The time for silence and patience is long gone. Congressmen Lewis and his colleagues have vowed to keep going with their fight as soon as the House returns from its July 4th recess. We must stand with them as they continue to get into "good trouble."