All 6 Police Officers Charged in Freddie Gray Killing Are Indicted

by Akiba Solomon on May 21, 2015 5:59PM

A Baltimore grand jury indicted each officer with every offense they were charged with. 

Topics: /NOW, Police Violence, Criminal Justice

Meet Amanda Saab, the First Hijab-Wearing TV Chef in the U.S.

by Qimmah Saafir on May 21, 2015 1:07PM

Saab represents on primetime TV for Muslim women everywhere.

Topics: /NOW, Arts & Culture, Media

Watch: Grace Jones' Hilarious, Safe-for-Work '80s Car Ad

by Qimmah Saafir on May 21, 2015 12:45PM

Queen "Pull Up To The Bumper" revved up a campaign for the French Citroën CX car.

Topics: /NOW, Arts & Culture, History

Illinois University Survey Reveals Some Ugly Truths About On-Campus Racism

by Miriam Zoila Pérez on May 21, 2015 12:35PM

A new report from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign reveals the breadth of microaggressions faced by students of color on its campus.

Topics: /NOW, Society, Schools & Youth

Prominent Immigrant Advocate to Lead Clinton’s Latino Outreach

by Aura Bogado on May 20, 2015 11:53AM

News about Lorella Praeli joining the campaign was first announced exclusively on Spanish language media

Topics: /NOW, Immigration

16 Fast-Food Workers Photograph What It's Like to Live on $7.25 an Hour

by Qimmah Saafir on May 20, 2015 11:52AM

Local labor workers in Kansas City capture the hardship of their everyday lives on minimal pay. 

Topics: /NOW, Arts & Culture, Labor

ICYMI: Jay Z Calls Out Tidal Competitors, Name Checks Trayvon Martin and Freddie Gray in Freestyle

by Qimmah Saafir on May 20, 2015 11:17AM

The music-streaming service owner also criticizes black people who are skeptical of his new effort but support Nike, Apple and Spotify

Topics: /NOW, Police Violence, Arts & Culture, Economic Justice

Feds Crack Down on Cancer Charities, Israel Ditches Segregated Bus Plan, Hubble Birthday

by Aura Bogado on May 20, 2015 9:51AM

Some of Wednesday's big stories

Topics: /NOW

Five Racist Ways The New Yorker is Embarrassing Itself

by Aura Bogado on May 19, 2015 11:25AM

Take a thousand seats, Jesse Eisenberg. 

Topics: Blogs List, /NOW, Media, Native Affairs

IS in Ramadi, Clinton E-mails, Housing Starts Surge

by Aura Bogado on May 19, 2015 9:58AM

Some of Tuesday's big stories

Topics: /NOW