By Sally Ho, Garance Burke, Associated Press
It is another big week in the U.S. Senate with a major push by President Biden to reshape American courts. As a candidate he pledged to diversify the federal bench and his decision to appoint a Black woman to the…
By Ian Couzens, Lisa Desjardins
Sleep deficits are robbing poor people and marginalized people of health and earning power. What can be done?…
By Katherine Ellison, Knowable Magazine
Vaccine distribution varies widely state to state, city to city and community to community. But a lack of reliable statistics makes it difficult to track and address disparities.
By Isabella Isaacs-Thomas
A survey finds that hardship disparities across racial and ethnic groups have persisted throughout the pandemic.
By Kyla Thomas, The Conversation
By Ben Finley, Associated Press
Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam and other state officials ordered an investigation after The Washington Post reported that Black cadets and alumni faced "relentless racism."…
By Hannah Recht, Rachana Pradhan, Lauren Weber, Kaiser Health News
Black Americans’ vaccination rates still trail all other groups, while Hispanics show improvement.
By Courtney Vinopal
Black and Hispanic business owners said they feel disparities in PPP distribution highlight longstanding systemic inequities in the U.S. that have kept entrepreneurs who are not white from accessing capital.
By Charlayne Hunter-Gault, Rachel Wellford
Daily reports of disturbing racial incidents and what appear to be deepening racial divisions within the country leave many looking for answers. Special correspondent Charlayne Hunter-Gault recently spoke with Dr. Ronald Crutcher, a classical musician and president of the University…
By Courtney Vinopal and Associated Press
He spoke with a EMT from Missouri, a pharmacist from Illinois, a child care worker from Ohio and a grocery store manager from Iowa.
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