Black Americans will never trust the police without serious measures to reduce police violence and improve accountability.
An emerging grassroots, family-based movement, sustained by the love of mothers across the nation, reminds us that mothers are leaders as well as nurturers, teachers as well as advocates.
More than 5 million children have a parent in jail. A country that allows such massive infliction of trauma on its children is a country whose entire future is in question.
The Buckeye State has reformed its juvenile justice system because it understands that “children have to be treated like children.”
Every young black kid gets “the talk” about racial profiling.
State-sanctioned racial oppression is achieved through a new kind of slavery.
A bipartisan group of legislators have come together to take action on criminal justice reform. Will they secure the votes to pass it?
In the SOTU, President Obama missed out on the opportunity to advocate for a progressive vision of the United States and to take on a real leadership role.