Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton weighed in on news of recent deadly police shootings in Oklahoma and North Carolina. John Yang reports on their reactions, plus a look at new fundraising numbers. WARNING: This segment includes language that may be…
One hundred years in the making, the National Museum of African American History and Culture will open on Saturday in Washington. The museum presents history through objects both celebratory and sobering -- showcasing everything from Michael Jackson’s fedora to a…
By Evie Blad, Education Week
New school policing guidelines are the education and justice department's latest efforts to dial back against zero-tolerance policies, which have disproportionately affected students of color.
By PBS NewsHour
There are calls for a federal investigation into the police shooting of Terence Crutcher in Tulsa, Oklahoma. After his car stalled, video footage showed Crutcher, an unarmed black man, walking away from police, arms raised, before being shot. Gwen Ifill…
By Eugene Mason
The racing organization quickly responded, calling the lawsuit “meritless” and threatening to file a countersuit for defamation.
By Joshua Barajas
Staff members at Eastern Michigan University discovered racist graffiti on the side of a dormitory building Tuesday morning, according to a campus newspaper. The graffiti was shortly removed later that morning. Several students, however, thought the university's statement was insufficient.
By Kamala Kelkar
Farm workers lack the federal rights afforded to most laborers -- even as they face some of the toughest working conditions in the country.
How can more Latino males overcome financial and cultural barriers to higher education? Join The PBS NewsHour for our Twitter chat.
By Matt Krupnick, The Hechinger Report
People in doctoral pipelines to university jobs are disproportionately white, making black educators hard to come by.
By Kamala Kelkar
Some Arab and Muslim Americans say that they face more prejudice now than in the immediate aftermath of 9/11.
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