Baltimore in 2015 looks a lot like Yonkers, New York, in 1988—which makes HBO's Show Me a Hero timely and depressing.
A new lawsuit claims New York's affordable housing program discriminates against blacks and Latinos.
Historian calls out the state on Twitter for honoring the flag after a suspected hate crime.
John Howard Griffin's experience of "black passing" in the American South during the late 1950s allowed him to examine the injustices of segregation from a piercing new perspective.
The Supreme Court's unanimous decision changed the country and was a major win for the civil rights movement