A panel of three federal judges wrote that the new Republican-drawn maps gave Black voters "less opportunity than other Alabamians to elect candidates of their choice to Congress."
If the GOP can get out of its own way, Republican leaders will be uniquely positioned to become what the Democratic Party used to be: a multiethnic working class party representing a majority of the country.
Our dollars make a difference. How we spend them shows companies what we want, from the products on their shelves to the causes they support and how they are resourcing and advancing staffers of color.
The existence of racism & racial injustice has been strategized by communists to drag the American public towards their utopian vision
All is not well between Black America and the Democratic Party; the November 2021 election night results are the rumblings of a breakup that is long overdue.
Black nurses are essential for the Black community and necessary to the health care of the country, as evidenced by their sacrifices throughout history.
"We've lost another lion, the true revolutionary, an artistic gangsta, cultural disrupter who forever changed the game," tweeted David Alan Grier.
The study also found that Asian, Black and Hispanic Americans are more likely to say colleges and universities reflect white people's views than those of people of color.
Perhaps, with conscious intent, acceptance of mutual responsibility, and commitment to change, we can heal our nation in this generation.
I don't recognize the once vibrant Black mecca of Jackson Ward. The infrastructure of the neighborhood has largely changed. Many homes were converted into condos after the tsunami of urbanization.
"These commonly discussed perceptions that the perpetrators of anti-Asian hate are mainly Black or African American are not accurate," Marita Etcubañez said.
"We have to be very careful about not automatically assuming the reasons why they're not taking the vaccine," Jennifer Jones Austin, CEO of the Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies, told Newsweek.
Black TikTok creators began striking over a long-running problem on the video-sharing platform: Uncredited Black creativity.
While erasing the stigma surrounding obesity and addressing systemic racial inequity in our health care system will require comprehensive action, an important first step is to ensure our laws and regulations, including Medicare, follow the science.
Juneteenth is celebrated across the U.S. by communities marking the emancipation of slaves in 1865 through parades, music festivals and exhibitions.
The survey found that police distrust is so severe among people of color that 55 percent of Black people and 40 percent of Hispanics said calling police does more harm than good in a time of need.
From 2015 to 2020, Black Americans were killed by police at a rate that was more than twice as high as white Americans.
Meanwhile, 57 percent of all white Americans believe Black Americans are not treated equally by the justice system.
White people looking to book a vaccination appointment at one of four sites listed at the website of the African American Reach and Teach Health Ministry are instead being directed to join a waiting list.
53 percent of Black health care workers, and 47 percent of Black Americans overall, are not confident the three FDA-approved vaccinations are safe.
Black people make up a tiny minority of farmers in the United States and have historically suffered discrimination.
U.S. life expectancy was about 79 years in 2019, but dropped to roughly 78 in the first half of 2020 because of the pandemic.
A stark difference of opinion exists among Black Americans regarding the concept of classical liberalism—the underlying ideology of America, if not the Western world.
Black church leaders say that African-Americans who identify today as atheist, agnostic or nonreligious are inextricably linked to an ancestral belief in a "most high God."