Because it's a single shot, it makes sense for the new J&J vaccine to go to underserved, hard-to-reach communities. But the lopsided vaccine rollout has created a dangerous perception problem.
Texas congressman Joaquin Castro slammed the Golden Globes for its lack of Latino nominees amid criticism surrounding Hollywood's diversity problem.
Was Fred Hampton the "Black Messiah" the FBI was afraid would emerge to unite disparate groups across race and class lines for radical social change?
Black and brown Los Angeles, California, residents—who are most likely to die from the coronavirus—are being vaccinated at low rates despite efforts to reach them.
Since 2002, USC has spent more than $550 million on its police force. Community critics say armed officers feel more like an occupying force than a security necessity.
State lawmakers were hearing testimony about a bill that would provide protection from employment discrimination based on hairstyles historically associated with race.
The sailor reportedly found the noose on his rack on the guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain on January 26, prompting a Navy Criminal Investigative Service probe.
As we honor and celebrate Kamala Harris' historic inauguration and her and Joe Biden's focus on the highest levels of government "looking like America," it is incumbent on all of us to understand this is about much more than representation.
A study by the Associated Press released Saturday highlights an ongoing racial gap within the coronavirus pandemic, which has disproportionately affected people of color.
Educators said the request from Rep. Emory Dunahoo threatens political independence and academic freedom of university and colleges.
Vice President Kamala Harris has said that Marshall, the great-grandson of a slave who won a landmark civil-rights case and became the first Black Supreme Court Justice, is a hero of hers.
Over 30000 fines were issued, with Black, Asian and minority ethnic people more likely to be fined.
The African American Policy Forum co-launched an awareness campaign using the phrase in 2014.
"I guarantee you if that was a Black Lives Matter protest in D.C., there would already be people shackled, arrested or dead," Reid said.
"Imagine confusing your rich white lady privilege with diversity," one Twitter user wrote on Sunday, summing up a lot of the feeling that's burbling online.
"The Biden-Harris cabinet, it will be historic," the President-elect said, promising a Cabinet that "looks like America, that taps into the best of America."
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and Judge Merrick Garland, whose 2016 nomination to the Supreme Court was blocked by Republicans, are said to be among President-elect Joe Biden's choices to serve as Attorney General.
Twitter's new policy focuses on language that dehumanizes people based on race, national origin, or ethnicity, noting that tweets will be deleted and accounts may be suspended.
Despite falling behind in fundraising, Graham re-opened a polling lead over Harrison that he hasn't enjoyed in nearly a year.
The Fox News host launched into a tirade against the former first lady who this week released a scathing attack on Donald Trump ahead of the U.S. election next month.
Ethnic minorities are again being disproportionately affected by the virus and the government must act, the Chair of the Council of the British Medical Association has said.
The president doesn't need to win the majority of African American voters: he just needs to lower Biden's margin of victory.
One teen described how he could still hear the gunshots and feel the moment his ATV was hit. The teen said he could see one of the men shooting at him from the driver's side and the other shooting at him across the truck's roof.
If four key racial gaps for African Americans had been closed 20 years ago, $16 trillion could have been added to the U.S. economy, the study by Citigroup says.
Portland's NAACP president Rev. E.D. Mondainé said protests in the Oregon city would continue until "unapologetic and deliberate actions" are taken to begin to "root out systemic racism."
Following the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the president confirmed Saturday he plans to work with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in immediately securing what will potentially be his third Supreme Court Justice nomination.
The Iowa City School District has placed the teacher on leave after the assignment was posted on social media.