News and Features
For years, Muslim New Yorkers have been spied on, not heard; now they’re finding their political voice.
A town hall meeting on the aggressive policing of black bodies in America.
Mayor Betsy Hodges wants to make Minneapolis live up to its progressive hype.
How “Fuck the Police” came to narrate the town’s humiliations and violations.
A host of new groups are reviving the grassroots fight for racial equality.
Black women have made connections between their struggles and those of black men since the 1800s.
We all have different places in the racial hierarchy. But we can still work together for justice.
Black girls face daunting odds, too. Why does My Brother’s Keeper neglect their struggles?
Read all the pieces in The Nation’s special issue on the new wave of racial justice organizing.
We must face the true causes of the chasm between white and black America.
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