For Our 2013 New Year's Resolutions, the Personal Is Political

by Jamilah King on Dec 28, 2012 9:09AM

Wrestling with systemic problems means also making personal changes, big and small. Here's a few of our own efforts for 2013.

Topics: 2013, Arts & Culture

The Year in Race, 2012 [VIDEO]

by Jorge Rivas on Dec 27, 2012 9:14AM

From Jeremy Lin to Gabby Douglas, the DREAMers to Trayvon, Todd "Legitimate Rape" Akin to the re-elected President Obama, 2012 was a long, full year at Colorlines.com.

Topics: Year in Review, Arts & Culture, 2013

The Lesson of 2012? It Was Never About Obama, It Was About Us

by Gihan Perera Manuel Pastor on Dec 20, 2012 10:06AM

Manuel Pastor and Gihan Perera consider a year in which the racial justice movement surged.

Topics: Politics, Second Term, 2013