Flint Residents Get Greenlight to Sue EPA
Thousands have joined a lawsuit that says the federal agency was negligent in its response to the city’s water crisis.
ICYMI: Study Says Artificial Intelligence Industry Must Confront 'Diversity Disaster'
A new study says the artificial intelligence industry—which is overwhelmingly populated by White people and men—is due for a reckoning.
WATCH: Trailer for Ava Duvernay's 'When They See Us'
The four-part limited Netflix series about the Central Park Five stars a slew of esteemed actors, including Michael K. Williams and John Leguizamo.
Peabody Awards Honors Documentary Films on Dolores Huerta, Lorraine Hansberry
Skateboarding film “Minding the Gap” also snagged a win.
/Now in Racial Justice
DHS Panel Recommends 'Emergency Actions' to Address Migrant Families at Border
Panel of the Homeland Security Advisory Council: “Thousands of migrant children are in danger.”
Flint Receives $77 Million to Fund New Water Projects
Five years after the water crisis began, the city continues to recover with projects to protect residents and update infrastructure.
REPORT: 10 Strategies to Address Structural Forces Behind Racial Wealth Inequality
The racial wealth divide is greater now than it was 40 years ago—and a new report says that persistent structural racism is causing the gap to grow.
Marijuana Doc 'Grass Is Greener' Highlights War on Black and Latinx Communities
Fab 5 Freddy’s directorial debut explores the history of weed in the United States, including its criminalization and impact on music.
Arts & Culture
Gugu Mbatha-Raw's Superpowers Shine in 'Fast Color'
Mbatha-Raw: “The idea that we have power within us is something that I’ve always been interested in.”
Femme It Forward Concerts Showcase Female Empowerment
U.S. Healthcare System Endangers Black Pregnant People of Undocumented Status
Shut out of the Affordable Care Act, they may not be able to access or afford prenatal care.
House Rep Says There's No Legal Way to Send Immigrants to Sanctuary Cities
Yo-Yo Ma Performs at Border: 'Build Bridges, Not Walls'
Studies Show the Dangers of Proposed Changes to Food Stamps
The Trump administration wants to impose stricter work requirements on recipients while cutting billions from SNAP.
Maryland Aims to Leave Title X Program to Protect Abortion Providers and Patients
ICYMI: Judge Orders Feds to Account for Additional Migrant Families Separated at Border
Gender & Sexuality
Senate Holds Hearing on Bill to Restrict Abortion Access