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Politics Feb 03Activists worry about broader law enforcement after Capitol riot
Civil rights groups and communities of color are watching warily for any moves to expand law enforcement power.
Politics Sep 07WATCH: Biden hits out at Trump over coronavirus, economy during Labor Day event
Biden is collecting a trio of endorsements from organized labor as he heads to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, for an AFL-CIO virtual town hall with union President Richard Trumka.
Politics Sep 07Harris meets Blake family, Trump goes on attack in Labor Day blitz
The 2020 presidential campaign has entered its final phase in a blur of motion and rhetoric. Wisconsin is a potentially pivotal state, and that's where Labor Day found Vice President Mike Pence, too.
Nation Feb 03Iranian Americans fear ‘othering’ as U.S.-Iran tensions escalate
Iranian Americans across the U.S. say they are experiencing renewed anxiety since the U.S. and Iran traded threats and military strikes.
Nation Jul 15During Ramadan, a time for charity, prayer, reflection — and being green
The month of Ramadan, which comes to a close Friday, is meant to be a time of extra charity, prayer, reflection and community. One of those communities is Green Muslims, a spiritually-inspired environmental group based in Washington, D.C.
World Mar 16Four years into war, Syrian Americans renew their calls against Assad, IS
On Sunday, hundreds of Syrian Americans from around the country gathered for a fourth year in front of the White House to commemorate the beginning of the revolution, and to honor the 220,000 people who have been killed since it…
World Jan 22Memories of Iraq before the violence
Zeena Rahman is a 30-year-old law associate who left Baghdad in 2003 and now lives in Virginia. 2014 was a turbulent year for Iraq. Already ravaged by decades of war, sectarian violence, and corruption, the country also endured…
Politics Jan 20Why the Obamas’ State of the Union guest is ‘cautiously optimistic’ on Ebola
A doctor back from the front lines of the Ebola epidemic in west Africa will sit with first lady Michelle Obama during the president’s State of the Union Address on Tuesday.