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Commentary: Putting a Number on Voter ID Disenfranchisement
New research suggests that as many as half a million voters in the 10 states with voter ID laws cou...


Commentary: Voter-ID Laws Are Just the Tip of the Iceberg
There's more than one way to disenfranchise voters. What about anonymous corporate campaign donors?...


NAACP and Fayette County Voters File Suit Alleging Voter Disenfranchisement
The lawsuit alleges that the at-large election process prevents Black candidates from winning count...


House Democrats Ask States to Oppose New Voter ID Laws
Democrats say they will fight efforts to disenfranchise voters....


Attorney Gen. Holder Urges Restoring Voting Rights to Ex-Inmates
Attorney General Eric Holder says people who've paid their dues should not be disenfranchised....


New Florida Political Map Could Put CBC District at Risk
A judge has ruled the state's congressional map illegal....


On Democracy: Silencing the Rising American Electorate
Without immediate action to protect voting rights, America faces a future in which voter suppressio...


Commentary: A Speech by a President Who Sees Things Differently
President Obama offers an emotional call to fight gun violence and voter disenfranchisement....


Redistricting and Voting Rights Roundup
Here's the latest news on efforts to combat voter disenfranchisement....


Commentary: #BlackLivesMatter and Our Fight to End AIDS
Feb. 7 is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day....


American Money: The Economic Origins of Racism
With bold investments in infrastructure, education, health care, public sector jobs, and anti-discr...


This Day in Black History: Jan. 25, 1890
The National Afro-American League, an early civil rights organization, was formed on Jan. 25, 1890....


Once Imprisoned Then Homeless, Florida Man Earns Law Degree
After decades spent in prison, depressed and homeless, Desmond Meade of Florida graduated with a la...


Commentary: George Zimmerman's Cowardly “Knockout Game”
George Zimmerman won’t fight anyone, unless, of course, it's another defenseless girlfriend, spouse...


Q-Tip Gives Iggy Azalea a Hip Hop History Lesson
Rap veteran schools “Fancy” rapper in a series of tweets....


NAACP Leader Urges Pursuit of Justice After Bombing Attempt
Nearly three weeks after an attempted bombing in Colorado Springs near the headquarters of the NAAC...


Commentary: Stand Up for Our Voting Rights
U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel urges all Americans to fight new rules that make it more difficult for som...


Are There More Men in Prison Now Than Were Enslaved?
Ohio State Law Professor Michelle Alexander says yes, and it’s a result of a war on poor communitie...


Bet on a Brown and Green America
A sustainability expert says our future is tied to people of color and clean energy....


Black Britons Speak Out About London's Race Issue
Black British journalists and activists weigh in on the racial motivations behind the unrest in Bri...

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