by Yvonne Yen Liu on May 27 2011, 9:09AM
Let’s hope so. Because workers of color have rarely been in more dire need of a true political voice.
by Jamilah King on May 24 2011, 9:31AM
As more bills sweep across the country, concern is growing over the GOP’s push to fix a problem that, statistically, just doesn’t exist.
by Asraa Mustufa on May 16 2011, 11:53AM
Staying true to his brand of extreme libertarianism, the presidential candidate said he objected to the Civil Rights Act because of its infringement on private property rights.
by Channing Kennedy on May 16 2011, 9:30AM
Victor Goode and Tim Jones-Yelvington add context and questions to the ongoing conversation about racial and political identities.
by Julianne Hing on May 13 2011, 1:49PM
Yes, he’s a real person seeking actual public office. But you wouldn’t guess it from this ridiculous campaign ad.
by Tammy Johnson on May 13 2011, 12:13PM
A sharp debate on MSNBC brought out issues of class and leadership, but largely missed the point.
by Asraa Mustufa on May 13 2011, 9:00AM
Critics argue that the new bill raises huge concerns about due process and other possible constitutional violations.
by Jamilah King on May 11 2011, 9:00AM
Professors at Florida State University object to the school’s new contract which allows Koch reps to green light new hires.
by Channing Kennedy on May 10 2011, 12:17PM
He says he can’t be racist, since a black person won his game show once.
by Rinku Sen on May 5 2011, 9:19AM
We can no longer argue Obama is trapped by Bush’s mistakes, says Rinku Sen. He’s slain the enemy and now it’s time to clean up the mess at home.
by Asraa Mustufa on May 3 2011, 2:06PM
Gov. Brewer vetoed a bill that would have removed hate crime victim Balbir Singh Sodhi’s name from a 9/11 memorial.
by Julianne Hing on May 2 2011, 8:45AM
Two Maricopa County deputies resign after a new report reveals the posse’s striking abuse of power.
by Channing Kennedy on April 30 2011, 11:28AM
A powerful video by writer Baratunde Thurston sums up the racially coded horror-show of Donald Trump’s birth certificate crusade.
by Shani O. Hilton on April 28 2011, 3:35PM
Rep. Sally Kern is the same woman who called “homosexuality” the “biggest threat” to the U.S. today.
by Channing Kennedy on April 28 2011, 3:18PM
Anyone calling Obama an academic fraud, a foreigner, or a Muslim is using that term because the n-word is off the list.
by Asraa Mustufa on April 27 2011, 2:57PM
Remember John Kavanagh, of birthright citizenship fame? He’s back. And this time, he’s sorry.
by Shani O. Hilton on April 27 2011, 12:34PM
The President releases his birth certificate to quiet the rumors. But don’t expect them to go away any time soon.