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by Brentin Mock on January 8 2014, 9:38AM
Civil rights attorney Debo Adegbile goes up against Senate conservatives today who may grill him about representing Mumia Abu Jamal
by Brentin Mock on October 29 2013, 11:16AM
Sen. Ted Cruz tells mothers of Trayvon Martin and Jordan Davis that their sons deaths were not about race.
by Brentin Mock on August 14 2013, 11:48AM
Moderation seems the unavoidable tax for African-American Democratic candidates looking to win statewide offices in states like New Jersey.
by Brentin Mock on August 5 2013, 12:09PM
Booker lands Oprah endorsement, but some of New Jersey civil rights leaders are supporting his opponents.
by Brentin Mock on June 7 2013, 12:59PM
If Booker wins, there will be three African-Americans serving in the U.S. Senate, the largest number serving at same time.
by Michelle Chen on June 14 2010, 9:29AM
The unemployment rate varies wildly across different regions. But there’s one consistent pattern throughout: to find the people hurting the most, look to the neighborhoods where Black and brown people live. The Economic Policy Institute’s latest breakdown of unemployment looks…
After an afternoon of long-winded speeches from both sides of the aisle, the Senate voted to move forward with the extension of unemployment benefits. The vote comes after the Senate failed to pass an extension before going on break more…