Hate crimes were up 6.8 percent last year, including a 67 percent increase toward Muslim-Americans, according to new FBI statistics. To discuss factors that have led to a surge, Hari Sreenivasan speaks with Rizwan Jaka of All Dulles Area Muslim…
By Courtney Norris
Construction on that section of the pipeline will not continue until the Army makes a decision.
By Larisa Epatko
We at the PBS NewsHour and Washington Week lost our dear colleague, Gwen Ifill, to cancer on Monday. During her life, she often was called upon to discuss journalism, but other topics, too: among them, race, music and advice for…
By Mary Jo Brooks
Allison Adelle Hedge Coke says her poem, "America, I Sing You Back", was born not out of anger but out of concern and a love for her country.
By Tim Henderson, Stateline
These communities are exception. Since the recession, the income gap between black and white households has worsened.
By Jay Reeves, Associated Press
Across America, many members of minority groups awoke Wednesday to something that had seemed an implausible nightmare just a day earlier: President-elect Donald Trump.
These six women of color reached important milestones in American politics.
By Tara García Mathewson, The Hechinger Report
One Boston school considers it an ‘act of social justice’ to teach Latinos in Spanish and English equally.
By Kenya Downs
Florida, a key battleground state for several of the last election cycles, has been known for its politically active Cuban-American population, but it's Puerto Rican voters who might be making an early impact.
A lesser-known part of the Electoral College's history: its relationship to slavery in the U.S.
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