/Now in Racial Justice

Pictured above is the Missouri River, which is the primary source of drinking water for the Standing Rock Nation.

North Dakota Access Pipeline Will Cross Tribal Waters Despite Their Disapproval

The Army Corps of Engineers ignored Native people's objections to the $3.7 billion pipeline.

Colin Jost and Michael Che in black suits with blue ties

Michael Che to Crying Sanders Supporters: 'You Still Get to Be White!'

Che joined his "Weekend Update" co-host Colin Jost for a special report from the Democratic National Convention this week.

Black man smiles broadly in crowd of people in dark suits

Obama Library to Grace Chicago's South Side

The Obama Presidential Center will take up residence in 44’s old stomping grounds.

Black man and woman cheer while holding signs in support of Hillary Clinton

#DemsInPhilly: Hillary Clinton's Official Nomination in 6 Tweets

From the roll call to the shattered ceiling, here is how it went down.

Contributors

Police Violence

Why It's Dangerous to Lump All Black Activists Under the 'Black Lives Matter' Banner

Gender & Sexuality

ICYMI: Purvi Patel's Feticide Conviction Overturned

Arts & Culture

#TruthToPower: Be Inspired by This Confrontational Art From Banksy, Shepard Fairey

Islamophobia

CAIR Distributes 'Islamophobin,' A Fake Cure for Islamophobia, at RNC