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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.
In some of California’s most heavily Latino communities, going to school can be a health hazard.
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.
Here’s another reminder that “personal responsibility” is a principle relevant only to the poor and the black.
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.
Bronson Koenig is using his newfound national platform to speak out against mistreatment of Native Americans.
Cities nationwide are criminalizing black people to pay the bills.
Our short historical memory is no accident.