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Race Ethnicity

To say that Donald Trump is a racist is to state the obvious but miss the point. Read more

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Political pundits say progressives are alienating working class whites by talking too much about race. They're wrong. Read more

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Ron Stallworth, Colorado Springs Police Department’s first black undercover detective speaks about one of the most ironic infiltrations of all time. Read more

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An excerpt from “What Truth Sounds Like” about race in America. Read more

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Eleven images from a new exhibit capture the role photojournalists played in giving Americans a window into the Civil Rights movement, and what it was up against. Read more

Dispatches

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The All-Nite Images / Otto Yamamoto

Erica’s death occurs in the midst of a growing maternal mortality crisis that hits mothers of color particularly hard. The drivers of the crisis are complex—but we know what they are—and we can do something. Read more

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Adam Dileo (IGN)

There’s a deep irony in millions of Americans donning pirate costumes this Halloween to play colonial heroes of the Caribbean, while President Trump continues to ignore the suffering of Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands. Read more

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Saqib Bhatti

Blackstone, Wells Fargo, pharma bros, hedge funds... Read more

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Josh Warren White

The cost of living in a "boom town." Read more

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Benefits of ethnic studies programs go far beyond academics, helping students trust their education, and empowering them to become engaged to improve their schools. Read more

Public School Shakedown

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Phil Roeder

An author of books on topics ranging from Malcolm X to Marvin Gaye, Dyson writes about whiteness and the current challenges to white “innocence.” Read more

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Trump’s ignorance of the region will make him even more dependent on his advisers than most Presidents. And that’s not good news. Read more

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When disenfranchised people have their dignity and independence restored, the community is better served. Read more

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When a stomach ache can land you in jail. Read more

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"They’ve got to stop giving these boys these toys because they don’t know how to handle them.” Read more

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Salvadoran Americans have become stereotypically associated with gangs. Continuing media coverage of the issue, most recently of a massive law-enforcement crackdown on Nov. 15 targeting a Salvadoran-American gang in Los Angeles, has helpe... Read more

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