black lives matter

How to Desegregate America

Too many black families still suffer from the consequences of racism– conditions that undermine upward mobility and perpetuate unacceptable levels of poverty, crime and other social ills, according to Project 21, a network of black leaders from across the nation, in a report released.

Memorial to Lynching Victims Opens in Alabama

The National Memorial for Peace and Justice opened on a six-acre site overlooking the Alabama State Capitol.  It is dedicated to the victims of American white supremacy, marking the lynching of thousands of black people in a decades-long campaign of racist terror. Civil-rights lawyers have documented nearly 4,400 killings.