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Black Ministry Students At Duke Say They Face Unequal Treatment And Racism

Wed, 24 May 2017 11:23:00 -0400

The dean says pushing the school to be a more diverse and inclusive environment is a top priority.

Why The Russia Investigation Matters And Why You Should Care

Wed, 24 May 2017 06:00:00 -0400

Questions to three respected military, law enforcement and intelligence officials revealed why it's important to get answers to Russia's role in the 2016 presidential election.

Why Colleges Already Face Race-Related Challenges In Serving Future Students

Wed, 24 May 2017 04:01:02 -0400

By 2020 more than half of children in the U.S. will be part of an ethnic or racial minority. Colleges and universities are figuring out how to prepare for them.

Opinion: How Policing Black Boys Leads To The Conditioning Of Black Men

Tue, 23 May 2017 12:41:00 -0400

Two criminal defense attorneys weigh in on the reasons for and impact of over-policing black boys.

In 'American Race,' Charles Barkley Is A Stubborn Believer In The Power Of Dialogue

Mon, 22 May 2017 10:06:00 -0400

In the new TNT docu-series about race, the former NBA star is mostly indifferent to the broader context of the discussions he's wading into — and to the limits of trying to "start a dialogue."

On Overseas Trip, Trump Remains Mired In The Russia Probe

Mon, 22 May 2017 05:04:00 -0400

Donald Trump is on his first overseas trip as president. Steve Inskeep talks to Jonah Goldberg of the National Review about how he is being received amid the Russia investigation.

Trump Harshly Criticizes Iran During Speech In Saudi Arabia

Mon, 22 May 2017 05:04:00 -0400

Steve Inskeep talks to Karim Sadjadpour, Iran analyst at the Carnegie Endowment about how President Trump portrayed Iran during his remarks in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, over the weekend.

The News Can't Stop, Won't Stop — All This Happened This Week

Fri, 19 May 2017 05:00:00 -0400

The avalanche of news since Donald Trump was inaugurated has overshadowed the GOP's domestic agenda, and now the president embarks on his first overseas trip, with potentially big consequences.

This Week In Race: Dave Says Sorry, Coin Controversy, Health Hazards Of Segregation

Fri, 19 May 2017 04:01:00 -0400

Has there ever been such a week?

Trump Impeachment Talk Grows From Conspiracy Theory To Mainstream

Wed, 17 May 2017 08:24:00 -0400

After it was revealed the former FBI director penned a memo saying the president asked to end the Michael Flynn probe, Democrats are talking about the I-word. But that's still very far afield.

Society's Moral Fracturing Leads To Dangerous Places

Tue, 16 May 2017 05:02:00 -0400

David Greene talks to Peter Wehner of the Ethics and Public Policy Center. Wehner served three GOP administrations and now writes about concerns over the moral fracturing of society and its dangers.

This Isn't 'Another Watergate' But It Plays As One On TV – And On Twitter

Sun, 14 May 2017 07:00:00 -0400

Watergate happened before many Americans alive today were born. But President Trump was in his later 20s at the time and surely recalls the traumatic events that ruined a president.

The Shadowy History Of Secret White House Tapes

Sat, 13 May 2017 08:00:27 -0400

American presidents began surreptitious recordings in the White House in 1940 under Roosevelt, unbeknownst to Congress or the public. After Nixon, they were believed to stop, but did they?

Suspicious Timing And Convenient Reasoning For Trump's Firing Of Comey

Wed, 10 May 2017 10:59:00 -0400

President Trump summarily fired the FBI director, giving little reasoning except for a memo from a Justice Department official who criticized James Comey's handling of the Clinton email probe.

Location A Bigger Influence Than Race For Children In Public Housing

Tue, 09 May 2017 15:01:00 -0400

A new study finds that the neighborhood where children in public housing live impacts their life outcomes in more significant ways than race does.