Erica Garner has died at the age of 27. The loss of this remarkable young African-American woman is incalculable. She was a tireless activist and a mother of two.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., was interrupted while reading the words of Coretta Scott King on the U.S. Senate floor this week.
Support and solidarity were interwoven throughout the march on Saturday. Black Lives Matter members called for accountability.
May 31, 2016
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From the author of the Canada Reads finalist and bestselling Intolerable comes a stunning new book about the meaning of being brown.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew announced Wednesday that the revised $20 bill will feature the portrait of the legendary abolitionist Harriet Tubman. What better tribute to her lifetime of struggle?
Race has been a defining issue in the 2016 U.S. election season, and inextricably linked to it, the struggle for voting rights.
Shakil Choudhury reframes the debate on racial discrimination, using stories, recent findings in neuroscience and lessons from real-world interventions to offer a new approach to combating racism.
Mina Shum and Selwyn Jacobs, talk about Canada's hidden history, implicit and explicit racism, why we need to listen to others and why they're confident we can overcome our fears.
Civil rights pioneer Julian Bond died this week at the age of 75. Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan reflect on his contributions to racial justice and the Black Lives Matter movement.
Fifty years after Bloody Sunday, the movements for racial justice, voting rights and against police brutality are coalescing, bringing together past and present to shape a new future.