by Brentin Mock on March 6 2012, 8:34AM
Two states in the Super Tuesday primaries—Georgia and Tennessee—are part of a wave of states that created troubling voting laws following the Tea Party Republican victories of 2010.
by Channing Kennedy on March 5 2012, 8:50AM
Colorlines.com readers discuss the GOP’s latest efforts to control our conversation on race and gender.
by Jorge Rivas on March 2 2012, 2:08PM
U.S. House of Representative Luis V. Gutierrez of Illinois’ Fourth District in the heart of Chicago spoke on the floor of the House earlier this week about recent comments by GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney.
by Kai Wright on March 2 2012, 10:12AM
It’s no great insight to point out it’s a tough election year for the Republican Party. But for all the hours of analysis spent sussing out how the GOP arrived in this place, a federal judge in Montana offered this week what is perhaps the most succinct explanation.
by Jorge Rivas on March 1 2012, 4:20PM
At a press conference on Thursday Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio said he suspects the birth certificate President Obama released last year is forgery.
by Jorge Rivas on February 29 2012, 5:17PM
The fictional character has released a music video.
by Jorge Rivas on February 28 2012, 9:29AM
Author/activist Angela Davis speaks during the Independent Lens Examines Black History Month panel at the 2012 Winter TCA Tour on January 5, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
by Jorge Rivas on February 24 2012, 12:15PM
TIME mistakenly includes a half Chinese and half white guy on their Latino voter cover.
by Julianne Hing on February 23 2012, 10:47AM
And then calls out lawmakers who’ve pushed “anti-immigrant” laws like Arizona’s SB 1070.
by Jorge Rivas on February 22 2012, 3:18PM
The Latina New Mexico Governor lost get hair stylist because of her stance on same-sex marriage.
by Jorge Rivas on February 20 2012, 3:15PM
Colorlines.com board member Dorian Warren was a guest on the premiere episode of MSNBC’s “Melissa Harris-Perry” show that premiered Saturday.
by Jorge Rivas on February 16 2012, 9:51AM
Lisa Chan, the 21-year-old actress who appeared in Michigan Senate candidate Pete Hoekstra’s anti-Chinese campaign released an apology Wednesday.
by Brentin Mock on February 10 2012, 9:45AM
The perennial swing state’s wealthiest finance institutions and conservative political operatives are banding together to disenfranchise millions of voters, according to a new report.
by Jorge Rivas on February 10 2012, 9:21AM
The Asian actress who stars in the DebbieSpentitnow.com is reportedly a 21-year-old Bay Area native, UC Berkeley sociology graduate and Miss Napa Valley.
by Jorge Rivas on February 9 2012, 2:00PM
Mitt Romney was surrounded by a group of African-Americans and asked “who let dogs out?”
by Jorge Rivas on February 8 2012, 2:16PM
TakeAction Minnesota says that executives from Minnesota’s three largest banks—Wells Fargo, U.S. Bank and TC—have bankrolled the politicians who are working to restrict voter rights in the state.
by Jorge Rivas on February 1 2012, 11:05AM
Rick Tyler, Newt Gingrich’s former communications director who now runs his Sheldon Adelson-funded SuperPac, was a guest on “The Rachel Maddow Show” yesterday and claimed Democrats “abort black babies” and said that African Americans children need the movie “Red Tails” because they don’t have any positive role models in their lives.