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
The Women of Color Who Made History on Election Night
So many progressive women taking office!
Toolkit: How to Successfully Raise Funds for Progressive Candidates
As the political machine ramps up for 2020, The Collective co-founders Quentin James and Stefanie Brown James discuss five key fundraising strategies progressive candidates should replicate if they want to win big.
Midterms 2018: Progressive Prosecutors Elected to Reshape 'Lock-em-up' Mentality
Several reform-driven district attorneys won seats on Tuesday on pledges to revamp a criminal justice system that disproportionately targets people of color.
Trans Candidates Made History by Running—and in Some Cases Winning—In the Midterms
As the Trump administration works to eliminate transgender rights, trans candidates ran for office in record numbers—and had a few notable victories.
Arts & Culture
Missy Elliott Nominated for Songwriters Hall of Fame
LISTEN: Kimberly Drew Calls for Real Accessibility in the Art World
Motel 6 to Pay $7.6 Million for Helping ICE Target Guests With 'Latino-Sounding Names'
New Report Shows Prison Can Block Access to Education for Life
Trump Wants to End Birthright Citizenship, Experts Respond
Gender & Sexuality
Reproductive Rights Did Not Win the Midterm Elections
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