The Newest Jim Crow | The New York Times

In the midterms, Michigan became the first state in the Midwest to legalize marijuana, Florida.

The Midterms Swept in a New Class of Black Politicians | The Atlantic

Ben Jealous lost. Andrew Gillum is heading to a recount. Stacey Abrams is chasing legal.

Bill to Lower D.C. Voting Age to 16 Faces Critical Hurdle | The Washington Informer

The D.C. Council will decide next week on a bill to lower the city’s legal.

How Misty Copeland is empowering at-risk youth through dance | The Guardian

In 2015, Copeland became the first African American woman to earn the title of principal.

Michigan drops conviction box from job, license applications | Michigan Chronicle

LANSING, MICH. – Gov. Rick Snyder is ordering the state to no longer ask job.

How Black World War I vets shaped the civil rights movement | Futurity

While many celebrated black soldiers in the streets of New York at the end of.

Talking About Race With Racists (Why Bringing Up The Subject Makes You Racist) | Medium

In a recent press conference, Donald Trump demonstrated how every conversation with a racist goes.

Black WWII veteran from Charleston faced bombs abroad, prejudice at home | The Post Courier

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Home Depot Billionaire Cofounder’s Endorsement Of Trump Triggers Call To Boycott The Retailer | Forbes

It all started with a provocative headline in Liberal America, a self-described “devoted” liberal web.

Reclaiming Tradition: How Hair Beads Connect Us to Our History | OkayAfrica

In 1977, Trinidadian-British actress and singer Floella Benjamin (OBE) was on her way to premiere.