Shonda Rhimes, Lin-Manuel Miranda Awarded Hollywood Walk of Fame Stars
The Shondaland and "Hamilton" creators will join Taraji P. Henson, Mary J. Blige, Snoop Dogg and more in receiving stars in 2018.
WATCH: Kansas City Fast-Food Workers Share Stories of Struggle
Join cooks and cashiers working with Stand Up KC and Fight for $15 as they narrate personal stories of corporate mistreatment, poverty and resistance via live performances.
Senate Health Care Plan Panned by Critics
From former President Barack Obama to The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, the people are not pleased with the Better Care Reconciliation Act.
CBC Response to Trump Administration's Meeting Invite: Nah
The Congressional Black Caucus says Trump’s policies will “devastate Black communities.”
/Now in Racial Justice
LISTEN: Meet Brujas, A Black and Brown NYC Skating and Organizing Collective
The latest episode of WNYC's "The United States of Anxiety: Culture Wars" podcast profiles this Bronx-bred group of Black and Brown skaters and organizers mixing fun and empowerment.
7 Things You Need to Know About The Senate GOP's Health Care Bill
Republican Senators are being extremely secretive about a law that will impact millions. Here’s what we do know.
UPDATE: Judge Likely to Make Decision on DAPL Operations in September
A U.S. District Court judge will hear arguments from both sides throughout the summer.
REPORT: Bank Investments in Fossil Fuels Threaten Climate Change Goals
A new report finds that with $87 billion going toward the fossil fuel industry last year, banks are funding the possible failure of the Paris Agreement.
Arts & Culture
Mobb Deep's Havoc on Prodigy's Death: 'I Still Can't Believe It'
READ: 60 Days of Deportations and Detainments Under Trump
Teenage Syrian Refugee Navigates Islamophobia, Multiculturalism in New Documentary
Dalya Zeno and her mother Rudayna Aksh feature in "Dalya's Other Country," a documentary premiering soon on PBS' "POV."
Darwin Martinez Torres Charged With Killing Nabra Hassanen
Another Appeals Court Rules 'Muslim Ban' Discriminatory
Michael Brown's Family Settles Wrongful Death Suit With City of Ferguson
Lezley McSpadden and Michael Brown Sr. sued Ferguson, its former police chief and ex-officer Darren Wilson for their son's 2014 death, which sparked local and national activism against police violence.
Former Milwaukee Cop Acquitted for Killing Sylville Smith
Gwen Carr, Constance Malcolm Criticize NYPD's Misconduct Deal With Tennis Vet James Blake
Gender & Sexuality
LISTEN: Rewire's CHOICE/LESS Podcast Takes on Sterilization Abuse in Native Communities
The episode is a deep dive into the history of sterilization among Native communities at the hands of U.S. government and medical officials.
A Black Queer Filmmaker Seeks Intersectional Acceptance in 'black enuf*'
EXCERPT: Writer Clay Cane Explores Hip-Hop Masculinity in New Book