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I.M Pei. Elder Asian man in black suit, red tie, black glasses, seated in wheelchair  in front of step and repeat.

The World Mourns Renowned Architect I.M. Pei

Pei designed iconic works—including the Louvre and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame—that are nothing short of amazing.

Gucci Sikh. Middle aged Sikh man wearing blue turban, gray beard.

Gucci Under Fire for Appropriating Sikh Culture

The company is still selling inappropriate designs.

Black young woman with long ponytail and green top sitting at a brown table taking test in classroom.

Standardized Test to Add 'Adversity Score' to Results

The organization behind the SATs wants to provide race- and class-related context to college admissions testing.

Party of Five. Older Latinx man and young Latinx man separated by metal fence.

Latinx Parents Deported in Emotional 'Party of Five' Reboot

The 2019 version of the series follows five siblings after their parents are sent to Mexico.

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San Francisco Says Nah to Facial Recognition Software

The city is the first in the nation to ban the police and other municipal departments from using the technology.

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Watch the Trailer for Laquan McDonald Documentary, '16 Shots'

The Showtime documentary will examine the 17-year-old’s murder at the hands of the Chicago Police Department and the subsequent cover-up.

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Naomi Shihab Nye Is New Young People's Poet Laureate

The poet is the first Arab American to hold the title.

AOC Comic. Latinx woman with black long hair in ponytail wearing gray suit and glasses.

New Comic Book Stars Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as a Superhero

The first-year Congress member and the “Freshman Force” are poised to take down Washington, D.C.

Central Park 5: Six Black men pose with Black female with long locs.

Central Park Five Speaks Ahead of 'When They See Us' Premiere

Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana and Korey Wise tell their stories before the Ava DuVernay-helmed miniseries about their lives hits Netflix.

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Navajo Code Talker Fleming Begaye Sr. Dies At 97

The Navajo Nation mourns the Diné hero.

Three Native American women, standing, full-length, facing front, holding beaded(?) bags, Warm Springs Indian Reservation, Wasco County, Oregon.

Smithsonian Highlights How Transcontinental Railroad Impacted Native Americans

The Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center delves into how the railroad—largely constructed by Chinese immigrants—added to the destruction of Native American lands, livelihood and sovereignty.

Illustration. Black woman with Afro black turtle neck and sign saying "we're bailing out Black mothers..."

Activists Organize to Bail Out Black Mamas for Mother's Day

In more than two dozen cities across the country, mothers who cannot afford bail are getting help to get home.

Colorful Illustration showing six women of color in Muslim clothing with head wraps and a baby.

These Cards Will Help You Celebrate ALL Mamas

Every year, the Mamas Day campaign honors mothers of all kinds with cards we actually want to give.

We Gon' Be Alright. Asian man with short dark hair, round black framed glasses, dark button shirt and dark jacket.

New Docuseries on Race in America Says 'We Gon' Be Alright'

Based on Jeff Chang’s book of the same title, the series examines the roots of America’s division and inequality—and how we can change course.

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WATCH: Awkwafina Stars in New Dramatic-Comedy 'The Farewell'

The new film, based on a true story, explores how an Asian family deals with the impending death of a loved one.

Rideshare strike. Interstate signs for 110 North (Pasadena) - 10 East (San Bernardino, Santa Ana), Grand Avenue, and 110 South (San Pedro).

Lyft and Uber Drivers Strike, Ask Riders to Close Apps

The drivers for rideshare companies look to put the brakes on wage reductions.

Firelight Media Lab fellow. Black woman with high bun and camera kneeling in front of black boy and black girl.

Firelight Media's Documentary Lab Is Looking for Diverse Stories

The Documentary Lab is an 18-month fellowship that provides one-on-one mentoring, networking resources and financial support for up-and-coming filmmakers of color.

Kwame Onwuachi. Black man in front of step and repeat wearing blue African top, gold chain, with red and blue African scarf over shoulder.

Chef Kwame Onwuachi Wins James Beard 'Rising Star Prize'

The Bronx-native is one of several chefs of color honored.

John Singleton. Bald Black man in light blue suit in front of "Snowfall" step and repeat.

John Singleton Laid to Rest

The iconic director had a private homegoing ceremony following a fatal stroke.

Nailed It. A row of colorful pointed nails with gems.

New Doc Peeks Inside Nail Salons' Booming Business

“Nailed It” explores the industry’s history and connection to the Vietnamese-American community.