Last Build Date: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:01:00 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:01:00 -0400While much of the focus has been on deportations of Latinx, other groups have been under increased scrutiny.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 04:01:00 -0400"When a show is well-written, when it has good actors, people want to watch," says Courtney Jones of Nielsen.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:21:00 -0400It's a tricky thing, casting. Directors have a vision for their lines — but what if that vision doesn't include a more inclusive palette?
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 11:20:00 -0400Over the past few months, Black Twitter has noticed an increase in the number of white trolls creating fake Twitter accounts.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 04:01:00 -0400Raising the age of adult responsibility for crime is a heated issue in New York, which tries 16-year-olds as adults — and where nine in 10 youth held at Rikers' Island jail are black or Latino.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 08:12:00 -0400Chinese immigrants came to the Mississippi Delta as agricultural laborers. Many moved on to become grocers in African-American neighborhoods. Some stores remain, but many folks have moved on and away.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 04:00:00 -0400Nashville ends decades old Frederick Douglass mystery.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 09:54:00 -0400None of these rules applied to American men when they chose a spouse.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 04:01:00 -0400The Fader had a terrific profile of the Minnesota House's first Somali-American Muslim member, Rep. Ilhan Omar, who is standing firm against the so-called Muslim ban.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 12:56:00 -0400What does it mean to be black? What does it mean to be blacker?
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 10:20:00 -0400In California, officers undergo cultural diversity and discrimination training, which includes understanding the cultural composition of the state and discussing the impact of racial profiling.
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 12:59:00 -0400As a kid, Peele was terrified of "the demons that lurked in the dark." Then he realized that by making a horror-thriller, he "would be wielding this power, as opposed to being a victim to it."
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 04:01:00 -0400Community groups use both "hard" and "soft" approaches, involving organizing residents, bringing media attention to evictions, and advocating for government policies that protect tenants.
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 19:16:00 -0400Despite the support of local donors, some small, minority-led immigrant rights groups express frustration at not being included in the latest national organizing campaigns.
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 16:39:00 -0400The abolitionist Harriet Tubman has now been memorialized with a state park in Maryland's Eastern Shore. A visitor center commemorates her role in transporting dozens of slaves to freedom.