Colorlines

Out of Prison, but Not Free [Video]

Racial Justice News & Analysis

U.N. Warns Against Deportations of Child Migrants

U.N. Warns Against Deportations of Child Migrants

by Julianne Hing on July 31 2014, 5:31PM

President Obama intends to deport most who’ve made it to the U.S.

Topics: Child Migrants, Immigration, /NOW

Arthur Chu: Faking a Chinese Accent Is a Fraught Task

Arthur Chu: Faking a Chinese Accent Is a Fraught Task

by Julianne Hing on July 31 2014, 4:27PM

What’s it like to be an actor and second-generation Chinese-American—and put on an accent for work?

Topics: Arts & Culture, Media, /NOW

Brokers Call East New York 'The New Frontier'

Brokers Call East New York ‘The New Frontier’

by Aura Bogado on July 31 2014, 2:27PM

Part rental, part Manifest Destiny?

Topics: Economy, /NOW

An Open Letter to the New York Times: Race and the Reproductive Rights Movement

An Open Letter to the New York Times: Race and the Reproductive Rights Movement

by Miriam Zoila Pérez on July 31 2014, 2:17PM

A recent New York Times article erases the role of women of color in the shift away from the term “pro-choice.”

Topics: Gender & Sexuality

Trans Girl's Friend Helps Stop Stabbing Attack on D.C. Metro

Trans Girl’s Friend Helps Stop Stabbing Attack on D.C. Metro

by Aura Bogado on July 31 2014, 11:46AM

She’s expected to make a full recovery.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW

New Laker Jeremy Lin's Still Got a Great Sense of Humor

New Laker Jeremy Lin’s Still Got a Great Sense of Humor

by Jamilah King on July 31 2014, 11:32AM

He’s going Hollywood.

Topics: Culture

Actor James Shigeta and Hollywood's 'Stigma of Asian Leading Men'

Actor James Shigeta and Hollywood’s ‘Stigma of Asian Leading Men’

by Jamilah King on July 31 2014, 11:26AM

It’s still strong.

Topics: Culture

Beastie Boys' Mike D on Tupac: 'He Was So Determined to Be Authentic, It Killed Him' Play

Beastie Boys’ Mike D on Tupac: ‘He Was So Determined to Be Authentic, It Killed Him’

by Jamilah King on July 31 2014, 11:04AM

Watch more at Vanity Fair.

Topics: Culture

Meet The Good Doctor At Mississippi's Only Abortion Clinic

Meet The Good Doctor At Mississippi’s Only Abortion Clinic

by Carla Murphy on July 31 2014, 10:39AM

In a 2-1 vote yesterday, the clinic narrowly missed being shut down

Topics: Health, /NOW

16,000 IDF Reservists Called, Sierra Leone's Ebola State of Emergency and Faster Immigration Court for Kids

16,000 IDF Reservists Called, Sierra Leone’s Ebola State of Emergency and Faster Immigration Court for Kids

by Aura Bogado on July 31 2014, 9:59AM

Some of the news I’m reading up on this morning

Topics: /NOW