Introducing the Colorlines 20 x 20
We’re celebrating the 20th anniversary of Colorlines!
Facing Race Livestream: Watch Hari Kondabolu, Tarana Burke, adrienne maree brown and Many More!
Check out the keynotes and plenaries from Facing Race 2018.
Judge Halts Construction of Keystone XL Pipeline
The project is opposed by Indigenous groups who say it ignores treaties and could damage their lands.
Trump Signs Immigration Proclamation to Limit Asylum Claims
The president says asylum seekers must arrive via official ports of entry and ”have merit” to be accepted into the United States.
/Now in Racial Justice
Motel 6 to Pay $7.6 Million for Helping ICE Target Guests With 'Latino-Sounding Names'
The discount hotel chain released a statement saying it “accepts full responsibility for compensating those who were harmed.”
3 Reasons Why the World Doesn't Need Another 'Jungle Book' Movie
Netflix just announced a new live-action adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s “The Jungle Book.” Here’s why this movie is a very bad idea.
Reproductive Rights Did Not Win the Midterm Elections
From state constitution changes to the revocation of an Obama-era birth control rule, things are changing.
ICYMI: After 46 Years, Aretha Franklin Doc to See Light of Day
“Amazing Grace,” which features sessions from the 1972 live gospel album of the same name, will premiere at DOC NYC.
Arts & Culture
ICYMI: Why Did GQ Use Quotes Around 'Woman' for Serena Williams' Cover?
Although the magazine had a reason, it failed to satisfy many critics.
Missy Elliott Nominated for Songwriters Hall of Fame
New Report Shows Prison Can Block Access to Education for Life
Trans Candidates Made History by Running—and in Some Cases Winning—In the Midterms
Trump Wants to End Birthright Citizenship, Experts Respond
Gender & Sexuality
Immigrant Rights Defenders: Walking in Crossroads
Members of the Michigan Immigrant Rights Center surveyed their colleagues about their own experiences navigating race and other positionalities amidst the current political landscape.
Facing Race Presents: Racial Justice Reads