News Flash: Telling Native Stories Without Native Journalists Is Not a Good Idea [OP-ED]
Mary Pember applauds the recently aired “Frontline” investigation “Predator on the Reservation.” But the Ojibwe veteran journalist takes issue with the absence of Native people in the reporting and historical context in the telling.
R. Kelly Charged With 10 Counts of Criminal Sexual Abuse
Three of the survivors noted by State’s Attorney Kimberly Foxx were minors when the singer allegedly abused them.
ACLU Wants Government to Account for All Migrant Children Separated From Families
Lawyers also asked a United States district court judge to reunite all separated minors with their parents.
Illinois to Pass Laws to Give Women Better Access to Abortions
Due to restrictive laws in neighboring states, women nearby could also have the procedure there.
/Now in Racial Justice
Scientists Hope Hurricane Maria Can Reveal How The Earth Recovers From Increasingly Intense Storms
Caribbean ecosystems devastated by climate-related extreme weather have global implications.
Immigrant Teachers in Denver Threatened With Deportation For Striking
Denver Classroom Teachers Association president Henry Roman: “This is just a scare tactic to intimidate our immigrant educators.”
WATCH: Doc Illuminates Sammy Davis Jr.'s Place in Black America
“Sammy Davis Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me” explores the late entertainer’s struggles with stardom and his role in an evolving Black America.
Celebrate Buffy Sainte-Marie's Birthday With These 5 Career Highs
The artist and philanthropist, whose work uplifts Indigenous cultural resistance, turns 78 today.
Arts & Culture
LISTEN: Oscar Nominee Hannah Beachler Talks Bringing Wakanda to Life
Incarcerated Men Document Their 'Hard Truth' Via Film
Immigrant Advocacy Groups Seek Restraining Order to Block Trump Asylum Policy
California Pulls Hundreds of National Guard Troops From Southern Border
Governor Gavin Newsom says the state won’t be part of the president’s “manufactured crisis.”
ICYMI: Watch Stacey Abrams Push Back On Trump's State of the Union Address
Hundreds of Guatemalan Migrants Arrested at Arizona Border
Gender & Sexuality
SCOTUS To Make Landmark Decision on Abortion This Week
The conservative majority Court could effectively overturn Roe v. Wade as it rules on a Louisiana law.
LISTEN: Songwriter Kandi Burruss and TLC's Chilli On How 'No Scrubs' Became a Classic
With R. Kelly Gone, Coalition Pushes Sony Music to Drop All Accused Abusers