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It doesn’t stop with Ferguson—common underlying problems create conflict and tension across the country.
The death of Freddie Gray in police custody has sparked outrage over the conduct of the Baltimore Police Department.
The Daily Show’s Aasif Mandvi hopes his mock sitcom will make us laugh our way to becoming Halal in the Family.
In some of California’s most heavily Latino communities, going to school can be a health hazard.
How the reckless Hobby Lobby decision has excited the imagination of the right wing.
Minorities confront prejudice and barriers to success in almost every aspect of their lives, but right-wing pundits prefer to blame the victims and the welfare state.
Richmond, Virginia, is the eleventh-most-unequal big city in the country; its leaders finally want to change that.
It’s too easy to condemn the right’s populist attacks on Muslims—especially with so many left-wing atheists and liberal hawks joining the party.
The novelist discusses religion, history, language and the importance of moral scrutiny.
Here’s another reminder that “personal responsibility” is a principle relevant only to the poor and the black.