Michigan state Rep. Bettie Cook Scott is taking heat for a series of racist insults she used about election opponent Stephanie Chang.
Black Americans are not more likely to be shot by the police than White Americans in proportion to each group’s rate of interaction with the police, as measured by crime rate, a new study argues.
Rep. Ted Lieu (D., Calif.) ripped Harvard University for systematic bias against Asian American students, which was revealed after internal Harvard reports became a focal point in a lawsuit against the school.
Florida Democratic National Committee member John Parker resigned on Wednesday amidst a wave of calls for him to step down.
Florida Democratic National Committee member John Parker is facing calls to resign from African-American activists and other party members, including his own wife, after he referred to blacks as “colored people.”