George Floyd pleading for his life under the knee of a Minneapolis police officer has become a defining moment of our time. What began 10 months ago at the corner of 38th Street and Chicago Avenue has transformed into nothing less than an
President Joe Biden has begun to show that he is a man who can deliver. In a first of its kind and as a landmark gesture towards diversity in courts, Biden nominated several Black women, an Asian-American and the first Muslim ever to federal
Not only are young black men much more likely to be stopped and searched by the police, they are four times more likely to be detained under the current Mental Health Act. This has prompted the health secretary to finally agree to reforming
The rapper also has written songs that reflect why he protests, compositions calling for change and telling his story as an African American and as the US-born son of immigrants from Congo.
I spent adolescence in a sleepy Maine town where my Korean parents worked blue-collar jobs and experienced everything from microaggressions to assault. White classmates and teachers regularly commented on my race,
The death of 27-year-old Rayshard Brooks was ruled a homicide by the county medical examiner's office on Sunday, a day after Wendy's restaurant where he died was set on fire and hundreds of people marched to denounce the killing.
The UN's top rights body Monday agreed to a request from African countries to urgently debate racism and police brutality this week following unrest in the US and beyond over George Floyd's death.
From the shocking killing of George Floyd by police officers in Minnesota to the disproportionate impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Black and minority ethnic communities, 2020 has highlighted in the starkest terms the devastating human consequences
Harris, who would become America's first female and first black vice president if elected, is a "fearless fighter for the little guy, and one of the country's finest public servants," Biden, 77, said in revealing his running mate.