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Thursday, December 10, 2015
Not long ago, Kathleen Franz was sifting through the archives at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History. Franz is a curator there, and she was working on an exhibit about the history of American advertising.
Specifically, she was looking for items that would help her show the contributions ...
Monday, November 30, 2015
Millenials of color — even highly educated ones — are finding it hard to get ahead and build wealth. But why?
In the current issue of Washington Monthly, reporter Mel Jones dives into why the racial wealth gap persists for a generation of young black and brown Americans who've ...
Saturday, November 14, 2015
After a turbulent week spurred by racial tensions at the University of Missouri, students are reflecting and thinking about what changes they hope for next on campus.
On Monday, its president resigned after weeks of protest by black students angry over his handling of racially charged incidents on ...
Friday, November 13, 2015
After anonymous threats targeting black students at the University of Missouri were posted online Tuesday evening, saying things like, "I'm going to shoot any black people tomorrow, so be ready," the fear on campus grew quickly.
Some black students were so scared that they left their dorms to stay ...
Thursday, November 12, 2015
The University of Missouri's Black Culture Center has become a hub for black students afraid after Tuesday's death threats. Students are also escorting each other to class and coping in other ways.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
NPR's Code Switch team explores how the protesters at the University of Missouri were able to organize to achieve their initial demand.
Friday, November 06, 2015
Until a teacher convinced Charles Schulz to create Franklin, all of Charlie Brown's friends were white.
Wednesday, November 04, 2015
Data suggest gay Latinos are less likely to take the drug despite high risk for HIV. Advocates point to one big reason.
Tuesday, September 08, 2015
During the Great Depression, up to 2 million Mexicans and Mexican-Americans were expelled from the U.S. Research suggests that more than half were U.S.-born citizens.
Saturday, August 22, 2015
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump repeatedly referred to "criminal aliens" and "illegal aliens" in the immigration plan he released on Sunday. "Alien," and especially "illegal alien," have become such staples in the vocabulary of conservative pundits and politicians that many immigrant rights advocates now reject those terms as ...
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump's statements about immigration, including calls to deport "criminal aliens," have fueled the debate about the language used in immigration discussions.
Monday, August 10, 2015
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has energized many political progressives, but the Vermont Senator has drawn criticism from the Black Lives Matter movement.
Monday, July 27, 2015
Members want to move beyond the protest hash tag. They met over the weekend in Cleveland with other advocacy groups to talk about how to push for real change in police departments and beyond.
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Black Lives Matter became a powerful digital tool to mobilize thousands of protesters angered over the use of deadly police force in cities across the country. The group will meet on ...
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
The NAACP is holding its annual convention at a time when there are growing questions about the group's relevance to a young generation.
Friday, May 31, 2013
Mexico City is one of the most densely populated cities in the world, with close to 20 million people living within its borders. For its residents, it is also an incredibly polluted...