Trial Continues for NYPD Officer Charged With Killing Unarmed Man

Officer Peter Liang was charged with manslaughter and criminally negligent homicide for fatally¬†shooting Akai Gurley in a Brooklyn public housing building in 2014. His trial began on Monday.

Colorlines Needs You!

As we approach the new year, we’d like to thank you for reading, tweeting, commenting and generally engaging with Colorlines this year. Please help us keep going.

Colorlines' Greatest Hits of 2014

In the run-up to 2015, some of our writers and editors reflected on our favorite Colorlines stories to write and read in 2014.

Three Takeaways from Remezcla's Best of 2014 Lists

From hilarious music trends to gorgeous Instagram accounts, Remezcla’s got Latino 2014 covered.

Alabama Bans Sharia Law and Other 2014 Ballot Measures

Minimum-wage hikes, legal weed and sentencing reform were among the measures in play.

A Racial Justice Bucket List for 2014

Nine community leaders offer attainable victories–and what you can do to help.