NYPD Cop Peter Liang Convicted of Killing Akai Gurley
While some members of the community say justice was served, others feel Liang was scapegoated in a city where no officer has been convicted of a felony in more than a decade.
Cleveland Mayor Apologizes for Billing Tamir Rice’s Family for Emergency Care
Mayor Frank Jackson: “There was never any intent to send a bill.”
Latino Celebs to GOP: 'There's No Coming Back From This'
Dolores Huerta, George Lopez, America Ferrera and more penned an open letter decrying xenophobic and divisive rhetoric from this year’s Republican presidential hopefuls.
Tef Poe on Why He's Taking Aim at 'White Privilege II' With 'Message to Macklemore'
"Me making a record like this doesn't help my iTunes sales. It doesn't help me clear up accusations that I'm some type of psychotic, cop-killing rapper. ... It's going to be a bunch of complicated conversations that I can't walk away from."
/Now in Racial Justice
Congressional Black Caucus PAC Endorses Hillary Clinton
Both Democratic presidential hopefuls are actively seeking support from communities of color.
Cleveland Officials File $500 Claim Against Tamir Rice's Family for EMS
Rice died at the hands of a Cleveland cop. The city says his family needs to pay for emergency medical services.
New FOX Pilot to Star Nasim Pedrad as a Teenage Boy
Pedrad, who is Iranian-American, is an "Saturday Night Live" alumna.
Happy 100th Birthday to the Notable, Quotable Black Feminist Flo Kennedy!
Razor-tongued Black feminist lawyer and activist Florynce "Flo" Kennedy would have turned 100 years old today. To celebrate, we offer you some of her powerful, witty and sometimes profane words.
Gender & Sexuality
Black Lives Matter Partners With Reproductive Justice Groups to Fight for Black Women
Arts & Culture
Fundraiser Friday: Support 'The Enye (ñ) Experience,' a Deep Dive Into Latino Identity
Puerto Rican first-time filmmaker Denise Soler Cox needs your support to complete her touching documentary about Latino assimilation, culture and self-determination.
5 Best Twitter Clapbacks to Meryl Streep's 'We're All Africans' Nonsense
Sikh Fashion Designer Prevented from Boarding Flight to New York Fashion Week
Waris Ahluwalia was the first Sikh male model featured in a national Gap ad.
University of Chicago Fraternity Members' E-mails Tainted With Islamophobic, Anti-Black 'Jokes'
President Condemns Extremism and Islamophobia During #ObamaMosqueVisit