It shouldn’t have taken 150 years and the deaths of nine innocent churchgoers for Southern states to renounce the Confederate flag.
Slavery still shapes our society.
Relentless racism and a powerful anti-gun control lobby make for a deadly combination.
Reflections on Charleston, racism, and justice from a progressive person of faith
Nearly three dozen states restrict felons from voting even after they've served their time.
Jeffrey Sterling learned the hard way that the feds will throw the book at anyone who embarrasses them.
China has its vanishing girls. North Korea has its disappeared prisoners. And America has a generation of missing, jailed, and dead black men.
When a community issues arrest warrants for more offenses than it has residents, something's deeply wrong.
Our own progress against racism in the United States remains too recent, too fragile, and too incomplete to go on abetting apartheid in Israel.
This report provides a new understanding of the growing ways in which those in poverty are disproportionately targeted, marginalized, and prosecuted.