Northern California Wiyot Tribe Reclaims Sacred Land
Nearly 160 years after White settlers forcefully took up residence on Indian Island, the Wiyot Tribe welcomes the return of 200+ acres of land that it calls the “spiritual and physical center of the universe.”
Why Is Endometrial Cancer Killing Black Women?
“We are not going to help women, and we are not going to solve this problem, if we don’t deal with the problem of race and racism.”
What Andrew Yang's Stumbles on Race Reveal About the AAPI Community [Op-Ed]
Slant’d co-founders Katerina Jeng and Krystie Yen say Yang’s remarks on the campaign trail illustrate the need for a conversation about the role Asian Americans play in racial politics.
Trump Administration to Collect DNA Samples from Asylum-Seekers
The information will be added to an FBI database used to track down criminals.
/Now in Racial Justice
Reps. Pramila Jayapal and Deb Haaland Introduce Bill to Give Immigrants Access to Health Care
More than 120 organizations endorsed the Health Equity and Access Under the Law for Immigrant Women and Families (HEAL) Act.
New Exhibit of Richard Samuel Roberts' Photos Aims to Bring Black History to Life
Harlem South: A View Through the Lens will feature photographs from Roberts, who documented Black lives in the 1920s and 1930s, plus performances inspired by his work.
SCOTUS Considers Constitutionality of Law That Pulls Rico Out of Debt
PROMESA was created to provide Puerto Rico with relief from its then-$72 billion in debt. Now a group of hedge funds wants it to fail.
Debut Episode of Economic Policy Institute's Podcast Tackles Racial Wealth Gap
Host Pedro da Costa and EPI’s Valerie Wilson jump feet first into the tough conversation about race and wealth in America.
Arts & Culture
#BlackWallStreet Trends Following Terror-Filled 'Watchmen' Debut
The new HBO show opens with a re-creation of a White mob’s infamous 1921 siege on Tulsa’s thriving Black community.
WATCH: Joy Harjo on Being the Nation's First Indigenous Poet Laureate
Atlanta-Based Reel Divas Collective Forms to Boost Black Women in Film and TV
Activists Urge Lawmakers to End Amazon Ring Partnerships With Police
Lawsuits Nationwide Seek to Block Trump Policy That Denies Citizenship to Low-Income Earning Immigrants
8 Twitter Accounts to Follow During the Impeachment Inquiry
Gender & Sexuality
Black Trans Activist and Actress Blossom C. Brown Reclaims Her Time at CNN's Equality Town Hall
ICYMI: FDA Approves HIV Prevention Drug That Isn't Safety Tested for All