The president prompted outrage when he attacked Rep. Elijah Cummings and described his Baltimore district as "disgusting" and "rat-infested."
Representative Kiah Morris said political discourse had become "divisive, inflammatory" and even dangerous.
Olympian Cullen Jones said he's started teaching swimming lessons to children of color as a way to reduce child swimming deaths and to erase the stereotype that "Black people don't swim."
The president has said he's "the least racist person," but a Quinnipiac University poll suggests many voters have doubts.
"The conventional wisdom that Texans hit by Hurricane Harvey have recovered is wrong," said Drew Altman, president and CEO of the Kaiser Family Foundation.
There have been very few characters of color in "GoT," and that's sad.
The Women's Equality Party says gender equality is in danger of receding further.