Woman Sues Harvard For Photos of Enslaved Ancestors
Tamara Lanier seeks compensation for emotional distress and Harvard University’s acknowledgement that it was “complicit in perpetuating and justifying the institution of slavery.”
Florida House Advances Bill That Would Limit Voting Rights for Formerly Incarcerated
Will formerly incarcerated Florida residents be forced to pay fees before their voting rights are restored?
REDress Project: What Happened to Thousands of Missing Indigenous Women?
A striking new work of public art at the National Museum of the American Indian memorializes murdered and missing Native American women.
South Dakota Criminalizes Protest Against Keystone XL Pipeline
The state’s tribal communities say the governor is placing the interests of big business over their safety.
/Now in Racial Justice
New Report Offers Big Picture Look at Mass Incarceration
The Prison Policy Initiative shines a light on racial disparities in the criminal justice system.
Watch the Trailer for Ramy Youssef's New Comedy Series
Being a millennial in a Muslim-American community in suburban New Jersey ain’t easy.
Maryland Aims to Leave Title X Program to Protect Abortion Providers and Patients
If approved, the state will refuse nearly $4 million in funding to create its own family planning program.
Smithsonian Shines Light on Hawaiian Queens for Women's History Month
Remembering when the kingdom of Hawai‘i was ruled by two dope queens.
Arts & Culture
Jay-Z's 'The Blueprint' is Inducted Into the Library of Congress
Fans Step in to Support Chess Champ Experiencing Homelessness
States Consider Ban on Shackling Incarcerated People During Childbirth
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.
ICYMI: Judge Orders Feds to Account for Additional Migrant Families Separated at Border
Gender & Sexuality
The Best Medication to Prevent HIV is Hard to Find Where It's Needed Most
Guided by Love, Abortion Care Providers Are Voices For Their Communities [Op-Ed]