According to the FBI, hate crimes are on the rise in the U.S. Studies also suggest white nationalist and white supremacist ideologies are spreading. Derek Black was raised in a household that espoused such beliefs, but during college, his views…
By Charlayne Hunter-Gault, Jason Kane
State officials say it is the largest single-day mass commutation in U.S. history.
By Associated Press
U.S. racial and ethnic diversity is ever increasing, but the medical representation of minority groups is not. A recent review of government-funded cancer research studies found that participants were disproportionately white, and fewer than 2 percent of these clinical trials…
By Cat Wise, Jason Kane
An algorithm commonly used by hospitals and other health systems to predict which patients are most likely to need follow-up care classified white patients overall as being more ill than black patients — even when they were just as sick,…
By Shraddha Chakradhar, STAT
By Darlene Superville, Associated Press
"All Republicans must remember what they are witnessing here - a lynching," Trump tweeted.
By Gretchen Frazee
Across the nation, 713 people have been fatally shot by police this year.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is mired in scandal since three separate images emerged showing him in blackface. The controversial instances, for which Trudeau apologized Thursday, have quickly dominated the Canadian election period. William Brangham reports and talks to BuzzFeed’s…
By Laura Santhanam
The hearing is set to begin at 10 a.m. ET. Watch live here.
By Amna Nawaz, Kira Wakeam
In less than a decade, YouTube star Lilly Singh has gone from internet sensation to host of a broadcast TV show, "A Little Late with Lilly Singh," which debuts Monday on NBC. Amna Nawaz sat down with Singh recently on…
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