tipping point

The Environmental Movement Needs to Reckon with Its Racist History

Because racism in environmentalism hasn’t gone away, and it’s holding the movement back.
Julian Brave NoiseCat
2 days ago

The Craft Beer Community Is Highlighting Its Diversity In a New Twitter Campaign

After a virulently racist email was sent to a Black beer writer suggesting she didn't belong in the industry, the beer world is rallying around her online.
Beth Demmon
4 days ago

Warren's Plans Should Win the Native Vote—Even If We Don’t Forgive Her

As a Cherokee citizen, I still hold a grudge against Warren, but can clearly see that her plan for my community would be hugely beneficial.
Mariah Gladstone

For Mexicans in America, Joy Is an Act of Survival

We get up in the morning and we tell ourselves we are worthy, we won’t be decimated: we will live.
Alex Zaragoza

Trump Wants to Make It Basically Impossible to Sue for Algorithmic Discrimination

A new rule would make it easier for businesses to discriminate without consequence. That’s the point.
Edward Ongweso Jr

Galveston Police Are Very Sorry They Led a Black Man Behind Horses with a Rope

“Our officers showed poor judgement," the police chief said.
Emma Ockerman
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Cory Booker Isn’t Afraid to Talk About Racism and Reparations With White Voters

Cory Booker wants to be president, and he also wants to talk about reparations. VICE News asked him if thinks he’ll be able to do both.
Dexter Thomas
democratic debates

Marianne Williamson Busted Out Some Crazy Reparations Math

“If you did the math of the 40 acres and a mule ..."
Morgan Baskin
Civil Rights

The Armed Bros Who Posed In Front of Emmett Till's Memorial Were Suspended from Their Frat at Ole Miss

The photo got hundreds of likes on Instagram.
Kelly Vinett

The Killing of Trans Women Is Inseparable from Black Lives Matter

We know of 12 trans people murdered this year. All of them have been Black women.
Diana Tourjée

Somehow, Fiverr Ads Have Gotten Even More Tone-Deaf

The company's latest campaign quite literally illustrates how the gig economy exploits women of color.
Leila Ettachfini

The Philly Police Department May Actually Fire Some Racist Cops​

If the department proceeds with that plan, it will be the most concrete step taken to date to punish those officers.
Morgan Baskin