From Ferguson to France, pliable racial categories are used to mark who counts as fully human—and who does not.
As Alexander leaves prison for house arrest, it’s time to question the system that turns women into criminals for trying to stay alive.
The country struggles with religion and integration one week after the Charlie Hebdo murders.
In the wake of the Ferguson uprising, black students nationwide are indicting the state violence they face in American education everyday.
We must resist the push to increase surveillance and repeat the foreign policy mistakes of the past.
Facile explanations for the massacre must be resisted.
America’s giant wealth disparity is driven by a history of racist redlining.
In a country that has always used race to justify inequality, ending police brutality is just the start.
In their quest to wipe out extra-legal racial violence, white liberals created a system that continues to kill black people—legally.