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Justice Department Finds Racial Bias in Ferguson Traffic Stops

Justice Department Finds Racial Bias in Ferguson Traffic Stops

by Carla Murphy on March 2 2015, 10:05AM

It’s the third report in two years to find discriminatory practice by police

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

Following Ferguson: Did Your News Media Do A Good Job?

Following Ferguson: Did Your News Media Do A Good Job?

by Carla Murphy on January 27 2015, 12:39PM

Washington,D.C., panel looks at how media covers race post-Ferguson and Staten Island.

Topics: Media, /NOW

Following Ferguson: Change Is Slow

Following Ferguson: Change Is Slow

by Carla Murphy on January 23 2015, 8:50AM

It’s highly unlikely that Darren Wilson will face civil rights charges. How are the other avenues for justice shaping up?

Topics: Ferguson

Video: Black Lives Matter Delegation Visits Palestine

Video: Black Lives Matter Delegation Visits Palestine

by Julianne Hing on January 16 2015, 1:45PM

And stages a solidarity demonstration in Nazareth.

Topics: Ferguson, Global Affairs, /NOW

Black Churches Announce Scholarships for Students at Normandy High School

Black Churches Announce Scholarships for Students at Normandy High School

by Julianne Hing on January 14 2015, 12:44PM

Michael Brown graduated from Normandy High School just days before he was killed by Officer Darren Wilson

Topics: /NOW, Schools & Youth

Essence Magazine Devotes Entire Issue to 'Black Lives Matter'

Essence Magazine Devotes Entire Issue to ‘Black Lives Matter’

by Jamilah King on January 6 2015, 11:41AM

It’s the first time in the publication’s history that it’s gone without a cover image.

Topics: Culture

19 Photos From 2014 That Prove 'Post-Racial' America Doesn't Exist

19 Photos From 2014 That Prove ‘Post-Racial’ America Doesn’t Exist

by Aura Bogado on December 30 2014, 7:00AM

It’s been a long year full of despair—but there’s also been plenty of hope!

Topics: Criminal Justice, Ferguson, History

Colorlines' Greatest Hits of 2014

Colorlines’ Greatest Hits of 2014

by Akiba Solomon on December 22 2014, 5:05PM

In the run-up to 2015, some of our writers and editors reflected on our favorite Colorlines stories to write and read in 2014.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Criminal Justice, Dispatches, Ferguson, Gender & Sexuality, Immigration, Labor

Ferguson Decision Prompted Early Release of D'Angelo's 'Black Messiah'

Ferguson Decision Prompted Early Release of D’Angelo’s ‘Black Messiah’

by Jamilah King on December 17 2014, 10:56AM

A behind-the-scenes look at the album’s journey to number one.

Topics: Culture, Ferguson

Cast of 'Selma' Wears 'I Can't Breathe' Shirts to NYC Premiere

Cast of ‘Selma’ Wears ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Shirts to NYC Premiere

by Jamilah King on December 15 2014, 2:17PM

They’re making a statement on and off camera.

Topics: Culture

The White Conversation on Race

The White Conversation on Race

by Carla Murphy on December 9 2014, 2:58PM

Dumping Facebook friends isn’t enough. So Colorlines asked leaders working to create dialogue among white people about deeper solutions.

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Watch: A Quick Ferguson Make-Up Tutorial Play

Watch: A Quick Ferguson Make-Up Tutorial

by Jamilah King on December 9 2014, 11:34AM

A few easy tips to start looking like you deserve justice in this country.

Topics: Culture

Black Athletes Show Game-Day Solidarity With Eric Garner

Black Athletes Show Game-Day Solidarity With Eric Garner

by Jamilah King on December 8 2014, 10:07AM

Derrick Rose was one of a handful of players who sent a message over the weekend.

Topics: Culture

UC Berkeley's Black Student Union Stages 4.5 Hour Campus Sit-in

UC Berkeley’s Black Student Union Stages 4.5 Hour Campus Sit-in

by Jamilah King on December 5 2014, 1:47PM

They did it to protest the extrajudicial killings of black men.

Topics: Culture, Ferguson

Questlove Urges Artists to Write More Protest Songs

Questlove Urges Artists to Write More Protest Songs

by Jamilah King on December 4 2014, 1:50PM

The Roots bandleader urged artists to “push themselves to be a voice of the times that we live in.”

Topics: Culture

'Hands Up, Don't Shoot' Shows Up at Art Basel

‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ Shows Up at Art Basel

by Jamilah King on December 4 2014, 1:16PM

Artist Hank Willis Thomas put an image of the new sculpture on Instagram after the Eric Garner decision.

Topics: Culture, Ferguson

Southeast Asian Activists Urge 'Solidarity With Black People' Post Garner Non-Indictment

Southeast Asian Activists Urge ‘Solidarity With Black People’ Post Garner Non-Indictment

by Akiba Solomon on December 4 2014, 12:55AM

Collective casts the decisions of Ferguson and Staten Island grand juries as human rights violations.

Topics: Criminal Justice, Ferguson, /NOW

What Does it Feel Like to be a Black Mother During Ferguson?

What Does it Feel Like to be a Black Mother During Ferguson?

by Aura Bogado on December 3 2014, 1:45PM

Mikki Kendall can tell you.

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

Charles Barkley Still Thinks Ferguson Protesters Are 'Scumbags'

Charles Barkley Still Thinks Ferguson Protesters Are ‘Scumbags’

by Jamilah King on December 3 2014, 10:20AM

And he doesn’t think black America’s problem has anything to do with white racism.

Topics: Culture

Are Police Unions Choosing Labor Rights Over Public Safety?

Are Police Unions Choosing Labor Rights Over Public Safety?

by Carla Murphy on December 2 2014, 4:01PM

Some police unions protect the jobs and pensions of even police officers who have been disciplined

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

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