In “We Were Eight Years in Power,” Ta-Nehisi Coates calls President Trump the “first white president” for the ways Trump has made the racial identity of former President Obama so central to his politics. Coates joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss…
By PBS NewsHour
With his attacks on activist athletes, Trump again plunged into the middle of his favorite kind of drama — personal, aggressive, culturally volatile and entirely of his own making.
By Catherine Lucey, Associated Press
President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL player as executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, as the administration faces criticism from those institutions of promises unkept.
By Jesse J. Holland, Associated Press
Join PBS NewsHour's Charlayne Hunter-Gault and Henry Louis Gates Jr. as they host and moderate the 2017 Hutchins Forum on "Race and Racism in the Age of Trump."…
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By PBS NewsHour
By Jeff Karoub, Associated Press
Disapproval of President Donald Trump is rising among white millennials, but it's below that of their black, Latino and Asian-American peers, according to a survey released Thursday.
By Elizabeth Flock
In his new book "The Cooking Gene," historian Michael W. Twitty traces the culinary roots of the South.
Sweet Blackberry tells overlooked and little-known stories of African American accomplishments to children through animated short films.
In 1917, the NAACP organized a march that some historians now call the beginning of the civil rights movement.
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