/Now in Racial Justice

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt arrives at Trump Tower on December 7, 2016, in New York City. The president-elect announced today that Pruitt would head the EPA.

3 Things People of Color Need to Know About Trump's EPA Pick

Scott Pruitt is anti immigration, antiObamacare and anti criminal justice reform—and he doesn't believe in the idea of human-made climate change.

Black man in black sweater and white collared shirt against blurry grey background

WATCH: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Praises Muhammad Ali's Activism in MSNBC Special Clip

The video is culled from the basketball great's upcoming episode of MSNBC's "IconocLIST."

White man in white and navy police uniform surrounded by two other white men in grey suits against blue background with blue police logo

Sheriff Defends Delayed Arrest of Joe McKnight's Confessed Killer, Quotes Epithet-Laden Online Comments

Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand found it appropriate to quote racist and homophobic slurs from an online commenter while rebuking criticism that he initially let Ronald Gasser free because he's White. 

Despite blizzard conditions, military veterans marched in support of water protectors at Oceti Sakowin Camp on the edge of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation on December 5, 2016, outside Cannon Ball, North Dakota. Now, vets are looking to head to Flint.

Vets at Standing Rock Want to Help With #FlintWaterCrisis Next

U.S. Army veteran Wes Clark Jr.: "People have been treated wrong in this country for a long time."

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Police Violence

Dems Urge FCC to Tackle Surveillance Tech in Communities of Color

Arts & Culture

Trevor Noah Defends Tomi Lahren Interview, Addresses Photo Controversy on 'The Breakfast Club'

Islamophobia

Muslim Journalist on Reporting in Trump's America: 'Empathy Isn't Always Reciprocated'

Gender & Sexuality

New Database Tracks Deaths of Transgender Homicide Victims