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10 Huge Accomplishments For People of Color in 2018

10 Huge Accomplishments For People of Color in 2018

People of color have made tremendous strides in entertainment, politics and sports in 2018. This…

South Dakota, Michael Clark, people of color

South Dakota Lawmaker: Businesses Should Have Right to Not Serve People of Color

A South Dakota lawmaker says businesses should be allowed to turn away people based on…

Black Panther, Wonder Woman and the Power of Representation

First, I watched the trailer for Marvel’s Black Panther, just one of the 89 million people…

Phoenix Serial Killer Believed to Be Targeting People of Color

Nearly a month after a Phoenix man was gunned down in his driveway as he…

prison jail bars bail

Bail Unfairly Targets and Hurts the Poor

Several years ago the Bronx Defenders helped establish the first licensed charitable bail organization in…

Lucy: Why I'm Tired of Seeing White People on the Big Screen

Where are the People of Color in Hollywood?

One example that comes to mind is Avatar, a "groundbreaking" film about aliens and humanity,…

Study: Hard Times Can Make People More Racist

Recession Leads to More Racism

A new study shows that tough economic periods make people more prejudiced against those with…

Report: People of Color More Likely to Serve Time in Private Prisons

People of Color More Likely to be Sent to Private Prisons

According to a new study by University of California at Berkeley researcher Christopher Petrella, people…

8 Reasons People Of Color MUST Rally For A Long Overdue “White History Month”

Why We Need a White History Month

White people have suffered for too long. By my count, at least the last ten…

Children of Color Outnumber White Babies

Being seen as a "historic demographic milestone," the Census Bureau found that children of color…