'The Hate U Give' Attempts to Advance the Gridlock on Police Brutality
Director George Tillman Jr. on why he thinks the film can squeeze empathy out of a divided nation.
Racists in Florida Kept This Man From Becoming a Lawyer for 30 Years
Virgil Hawkins wanted to go to law school. His home state waged "an undeclared second civil war" to keep him from doing so.
We're Still Marching Towards MLK's Promised Land
Martin Luther King Jr's dream of equality in America has been deferred. It's up to us to fight to make it a reality.
Wilbert L. Cooper
The Struggle to Finally Desegregate American Cities
The government had a plan to provide low-income housing in Baltimore by giving incentives to developers. But two years later, not a single housing unit has been built.
Gordon Parks’ ‘A Segregation Story’ Travels Back in Time to 1950s America
Newly rediscovered photographs vividly show America’s separate and unequal past.
Canada’s Prison Watchdog Is Being Fired After Raising the Alarm About Problems in Jails
Howard Sapers is being shown the door after a long reign investigating abuses in Canadian prisons.
Why I'm Raising My British-Born Child to Speak Urdu
Nigel Farage has strong ideas about immigrants speaking perfect English, but, as part of a Pakistani immigrant family, I'm living proof of how having English as a first language doesn't count for everything.
Gavin Haynes Sleepless Nights
A West London Housing Estate Is Turning into a Real-Life JG Ballard Novel
Forcing the rich and the poor to co-exist rarely works.
Israeli Settlers Don't Want Palestinians On Their Buses
It's not very friendly, but they're scared of getting blown up.