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Surveillance cameras stand above the US-Mexican border fence at on January 27, 2017, in Tijuana, Mexico.

Trump's Border Wall Funding Will Likely Not Make It Into This Year's Budget

Republican leaders worry that including the proposed $1.5 billion for the project will lead to a partial government shutdown.

An ebony statue of the side view of a Black woman with an afro and other pieces of art sit on a stand across from pedestrians walking along New York City's Highline.

Despite Its Reputation for Elitism, Artists of Color Say the National Endowment for the Arts is Worth Saving

If passed, Trump's "America First" budget will eliminate the National Endowment for the Arts. How will this affect already-marginalized artists of color?

President Donald Trump speaks about his Energy Independence Executive Order on March 28, 2017, at EPA headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Trump Signs Executive Order to Repeal Clean Power Plan

This is an early step in what will likely be an uphill battle between the administration and environmental groups. 

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Jeff Sessions: No More DOJ Funding for Sanctuary Cities

The attorney general says his agency will withhold funding from cities that don’t cooperate with federal immigration agents.

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READ: How Republicans Can Still Weaken Obamacare

The Affordable Care Act might be the law of the land, but as Vann R. Newkirk II writes for The Atlantic, that doesn’t mean the administration can’t kill some of its provisions.

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Trump on GOP Health Care Bill: 'We Just Pulled It.'

House Republicans pulled their rewrite of the American Health Care Act just minutes before the rescheduled vote. Watch House Speaker Paul Ryan discuss the change live.

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping (not pictured) at the Great Hall of the People on March 19, 2017, in Beijing, China.

State Department's 'Climate Change' Page Dramatically Altered Online

The revision happened within a day of Secretary Rex Tillerson's confirmation.

President Donald Trump speaks about the Keystone XL decision during a National Economic Council meeting in the Oval Office at the White House March 24, 2017, in Washington, D.C.

State Department Issues Keystone XL Permit

Trump called it a "historic moment for North American and energy independence."

A Black woman with a walker passes by a brown housing project on a snowy day

Trump Budget Shows How Much Black People Have to Lose [OPINION]

From affordable housing to college loans, Trump's proposed budget could mean serious reductions in services and programs vital to many Black lives. 

President Donald Trump looks on during a joint press conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the White House on March 17, 2017, in Washington, D.C.

Trump Policies Hamper U.S. Ability to Meet Paris Climate Goals

A transition away from fossil fuels could boost the world economy by $19 trillion.

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U.S. Bans Most Electronic Devices on Flights From 8 Muslim Countries

They are not the same nations targeted in the failed “Muslim Ban.”

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3 Major Takeaways From New Survey on Trump and Millennials of Color

The new GenForward survey says: people of color are not here for President Donald Trump or his policies.

Executive Director of League of United Latin American Citizens Brent Wilkes (C) speaks during a news conference on an immigration reform bill in Capitol Hill May 22, 2007.

Repeal of Environmental Regulations Will Impact Latinx Health

Communities who live near fracking sites need regulations on methane emitters, argues a leading national voice for Latinx organizations. 

Man sits at table behind placard that reads "Hon. Neil Gorsuch."

WATCH: Day One of Senate Confirmation Hearing for SCOTUS Nominee Neil Gorsuch

Gorsuch is President Trump’s nominee to replace Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court.

A stop sign stands outside the Environmental Protection Agency building on May 24, 2013, in Washington, DC.

EPA Gives $100M Grant to Flint So It Can Fix Its Water Infrastructure

Yet critics doubt the money can save the city from the president's proposed cuts to the agency.

 Tracey Tong, left, and woman who was harassing Muslim subway riders to the right.

Tracey Tong Showed Us All What Solidarity Looks Like

In an interview she reveals why she stood up for two Muslim subway riders being harassed in New York City.

Federal Judges Stop Trump's Muslim Ban for a Second Time

District court judges in Hawaii and Maryland have blocked the implementation of the president's second travel and refugee freeze.

Donald Trump, wearing a dark jacket and striped tie, speaks at the House chamber

How Trump's Proposed Budget Will Impact People of Color

We went through the budget line by line, so you don’t have to.

Man in white feather headdress wearing a pink and gray gas mask and denim jacket beats on a drum

15 Beautiful Moments From Native Nations Rise [PHOTOS]

Thousands of Indigenous people and allies descended on Washington, D.C., last week for the three-day Native Nations Rise convening and mass march. Photographer and digital storyteller Ayşe Gürsöz captured the whole thing.  

A protester holds a Black Lives Matter placard during march in reaction to the fatal police shooting of unarmed black man, Alfred Olango, on September 30, 2016, in El Cajon, California.

STUDY: Concerns About Race Relations in U.S. at a Record High

Forty-two percent of Americans worry a "great deal," according to a new Gallup poll.