What You Need to Know About R. Alexander Acosta, Trump's New Labor Secretary Pick
Trump nominated Acosta just one day after his previous nominee, Andrew Puzder, withdrew his name from consideration in the face of widespread protest and lack of Republican support.
Rep. Ted Lieu May Introduce Bill That Requires a Mental Health Pro in the White House
“Clearly, to me, when you have a president that lies pathologically, that believes in alternative facts, it suggests to me there is a problem.”
Chance the Rapper and Jimmy Butler Say Trump Doesn't Know Chicago
The Grammy-winning musician and Chicago Bulls player discuss Chicago stereotypes and celebrity activism in a new interview for ESPN The Magazine and The Undefeated.
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Courts Controversy
The newly-appointed Indian-American FCC head says he wants to bridge the digital divide and connect low-income people to high-speed internet. But critics say his latest actions are proof of other priorities.
WATCH: Senate Democrats #HoldTheFloor for 24 Hours Ahead of Betsy DeVos Vote
The senators aim to convince just one more of their GOP colleagues to vote no on Trump’s nominee to head the U.S. Department of Education.
5 Years After Ramarley Graham's Death, Supporters Still Demand Justice from NYPD
Hundreds of protesters called on Mayor Bill de Blasio to fire Richard Haste, the NYPD officer who fatally shot Graham in 2012.
Trayvon Martin's Parents Consider Run for Political Office
Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin's memoir, "Rest In Power: The Enduring Life of Trayvon Martin," is now available.
Former Trump Aide: U.S. Will 'Change Its Course on Climate Policy'
Climate skeptic Myron Ebell, who led the president's EPA transition team, sas Trump will pull out from the Paris Agreement.
#ResistanceInPhilly Rocks Republican Congressional Retreat
Thousands of protesters descended on a GOP retreat in Philadelphia featuring Donald Trump, Mike Pence and other Republican leaders. Herewith, some photos and videos from the action.
LGBTQ Activists of Color Talk Trump and What They're Doing to Create Change [VIDEO]
We interviewed a range of LGBTQ activists of color at last week's Creating Change conference in Philadelphia and found that there still is strength in numbers.
EPA Ordered to Freeze All Contracts and Grant Programs, Including Environmental Justice Ones
Agency employees were told not to disclose this information, but anonymous sources leaked the information last night.
3 Best Lines on Race from Aziz Ansari's 'SNL' Debut
The show's first-ever South Asian-American host had a lot to say about the recently inaugurated president and his most racist supporters.
How Your Faves Really Feel About the #Inauguration
The Obamas' departure from the White House and Donald Trump's first day as president compelled many entertainers of color to speak their minds on social media. They didn't hold back.
One Democrat's No Nonsense Response to Trump's Inauguration
Rep. Nydia Velázquez (D-NY) had only one thing to say.
ACLU Kicks Off 7-Point Plan to Fight Trump Administration, Protect Civil Liberties
The organization also filed requests with several government agencies, demanding documents regarding Trump's possible conflicts of interest.
WATCH: Latinx People Respond to Trump's First Day
Latinxs, many of whom feel particularly vulnerable under the new political regime, share their feelings about the incoming Trump Administration.
WATCH: Solange and Esperanza Spalding Sing for Resistance at Peace Ball
The sold-out show took over the National Museum of African American History and Culture during the official inauguration concert.
Going to the Women's March in DC? Be Prepared
This means staying hydrated, fueled and safe—especially if you're a person of color, undocumented or in the LGBTQ community.
READ: Trump Advisor Reed Cordish's Company Accused of Abusing Black Patrons
The Daily Beast examined three lawsuits filed against Cordish's Kansas City nightclubs that included allegations of paying White men to fight Black patrons.
John Lewis Doc Coming to PBS in February
"Get in the Way" will air on February 10.