By Mychal Denzel Smith
Author Mychal Denzel Smith says progress toward justice and equality is always met with backlash.
By Arielle Newton
"The Democratic Party is a center-right political operation that relies on the passions of black bodies to maintain its mainstream political dominance." - Activist Arielle Newton…
By Leah Wright-Rigueur
"Even as Clinton tallies high levels of support from black, Latino and Asian voters, simmering tensions continue to bubble under the political surface and highlight fractures of major concern." - Harvard professor Leah Wright-Rigueur…
How has race shaped the presidency and the 2016 campaign? Join NewsHour for a special forum moderated by special correspondent Charlayne Hunter-Gault.
By Meg Kinnard, Associated Press
A look at the ins and outs of the Electoral College and how its role could be even more scrutinized this year.
By Daniel Moritz-Rabson
In interviews with self-described Republicans ages 18 to 25, seven of whom attend college or vote in Ohio, voters said they gravitated toward the Republican party because of economic concerns.
By Joyce M. Rosenberg, Associated Press
Expect more talk about small business issues like taxes and regulations as the post-convention presidential campaigns intensify.
By Kathleen Hennessey and Josh Lederman, Associated Press
A shouting match between Trump supporters and anti-Trump delegates erupted on the floor of the GOP convention when a last-minute effort to force a roll-call vote fell through.
By Jonathan Lemire and Jill Colvin, Associated Press
Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus is banking on this week becoming a turning point in the GOP quest for the White House.
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