In Alabama, 50 years after Selma, voting rights are once more under assault.
Due process is the legal requirement that the state must respect all the legal rights due to a person. When did James Blake get due process?
Why are House Republicans so determined to have a budget showdown? Part of it is their determination to end federal funding for Planned Parenthood.
What happens when mental illness collides with racial rage?
What promised to be a sleepy Democratic glide to the nomination has evolved into, if not a contest, at least a challenge for Hillary Clinton.
I am proud of the Black Lives Matter movement and excited about the three young women who organized it and the thousands who have united under their banner.
It ought to be unnecessary for an activist movement to hinge on the principle of the equivalency of life.
President Obama's commutations of nonviolent drug sentences are a step in the right direction.
Removing the flag from public places and putting it in museums is a victory for those who reject this symbol of racial subjugation. Still, every economic statistic screams racial subjugation.
Is it a coincidence that churches are burning in the days since the massacre at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina?