Last Build Date: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:45:00 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:45:00 -0400In the past five years, the issue of policing — how it's done, whether it's equitable, what happens when deadly confrontations occur — has become more urgent than ever.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:21:00 -0400This week 25 years ago, policemen were acquitted in the savage beating of African-American Rodney King. Five days of riots, arson and looting ensued, fueled by deep-rooted tensions that persist today.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:58:00 -0400The tribe says these companies regularly filled large, suspicious prescriptions within the Nation's 14 counties in northeastern Oklahoma, leading to hundreds of tribal members' deaths.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:08:00 -0400The documentaries attempt to complete the picture of what transpired in LA in 1992 after Rodney King was beaten by police, showing how the riots affected a wide swath of Angelenos.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:52:00 -0400Following death threats, the contractors wore flak jackets and helmets as they dismantled a monument to members of a white supremacist group who attacked the city's racially integrated police force.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:58:00 -0400For Black women, there is an added benefit to watching Tracy's weirdness in Netflix's hit show in all its glory.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 17:53:45 -0400A slew of new documentaries look back on the Los Angeles riots, 25 years after the city erupted in protest. But why are so many being made and why now?
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 04:31:00 -0400As my grandfather lay dying from Black Lung disease, his eldest children did not question or doubt his advice to them: go out and get educations, and master newer ways of working.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 03:01:00 -0400Activist ties that go back to the Civil Rights Movement are being strained by divergent viewpoints on the movement for black lives and Israel's position on Palestine.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0400Men are more likely than women to put off going to the doctor. Hispanic men can face complications of culture, language and cost that make that even more likely.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 10:55:00 -0400Despite the company-wide initiative for diverse hiring, change in the newsroom has been incremental.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 05:08:25 -0400Calvin Burns' daughter Stepheni Bellamy, 15, is usually reticent. At StoryCorps, she tells him about dealing with racism at her high school. Burns says he faced similar issues when he was growing up.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 04:01:00 -0400Karma, man.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:16:00 -0400New immigrants are projected to be the main driver of the U.S. workforce over the next 20 years. That trend is already playing out in Maine, which has an aging white population with a low birth rate.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 13:54:00 -0400Young Muslims find a middle ground for fostering romantic relationships between what is permissible and what is forbidden.