Gender & Sexuality
Black voters ensure narrow margin of victory for Democratic Party in Alabama
Congress hurtling towards government shutdown over Trump’s racist wall
How Different are Americans and Europeans, actually?
Report: whites claim 69% of government benefits
Low-income students get a little help with college loans
New Jersey prep school student mocks white peers, stripped of office position
Update: as girls remain missing, Nigerian government defends actions
California Assembly passes bill that would ban the Confederate flag
Family of unarmed woman shot on Capitol sues U.S.
Doctors warn Congress of consequences of food stamp cuts
City lowers voting age to 16, sees positive results
Radio interview: Who is really affected by the government shutdown?
Blacks hit hardest by shutdown
Over 3,000 low-income preschoolers miss school due to shutdown
Another threat of a government shutdown nears
NAACP Petitions Justice Department to Charge Zimmerman for Violating Trayvon Martin’s Civil Rights
Michigan College Issues Apology After President Called Minority Students “Dark Ones”
Congressmen Introduce “End Racial Profiling Bill” in the Wake of Zimmerman Verdict
CBC Readying Bills to Address Racial Profiling, Stand Your Ground Laws in the Wake of Zimmerman Verdict
Illinois Passes Concealed-Carry Law
Cory Booker Has Huge Lead in NJ Senate Race
Compton, CA Elects Aja Brown; Youngest Mayor in City’s History
Lauryn Hill Begins Three-Month Prison Sentence for Tax Evasion
Lauryn Hill Rails Against Racism, Oppression and IRS in Open Letter
New Poll Says Blacks Are Less Concerned about Violations of Privacy
President Obama Returns 5 Percent of Salary in Solidarity w/ Furloughed Federal Workers
David J. Johns Appointed Exec. Director of Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans
Mississippi Finally Gets Around to Ratifying 13th Amendment Banning Slavery
Uruguay Offers Gun Owners Bikes and Computers in Exchange for Their Firearms
NYC Mayor Bloomberg Bans Food Donations to Homeless
New book from Zora Neale Hurston about the last survivor of the Atlantic slave trade to be released in 2018
He’s gotta stop it: A Black, polyamorous femme on the Netflix “She’s Gotta Have It” reboot
To the women who bent my reflection: How internalized misogyny creates toxic relationships among women
15-year-old girl who declined a grown man’s advances ID’d him as her shooter before her death
The Black church taught me to be a docile victim, and now I renounce its lessons
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