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USMNT's Weston McKennie refuses to 'shut up and dribble' in face of racial inequality

Sporting News Juventus and U.S. men's national team midfielder Weston McKennie says that he feels like he plays for a country that doesn't accept him...

Get WIRED: Nextdoor’s CEO on Curtailing Racial Profiling

Lauren Goode At the start of the pandemic, Nextdoor saw an 80 percent increase in users, as people flocked to the neighborhood app to get...

Lawmakers Demand Scrutiny of Racial Bias in Health Algorithms

Tom Simonite In August, a group of Black former NFL players filed a lawsuit against the league claiming its system for awarding compensation for brain...

POLITICO-Harvard poll: Pandemic fallout, racial reckoning are deeply personal to 2020 voters

By Gabrielle Wanneh “Abortion will turn out to be very powerful even though it’s not listed as a top issue because so many people...

Trump Expands Ban On Racial Sensitivity Training To Federal Contractors

NPR StaffPresident Trump, pictured on the South Lawn of the White House on Tuesday, signed an executive order on certain training about race for...

New racial justice target: Defund the police foundations

Zachary Warmbrodt "Our end goal is to have an intervention on the funneling of private money into police forces and into policing," said Scott Roberts,...

'My brother cannot be a voice today': Loved ones of racial violence victims rally for change

Caitlin Oprysko At one point, Sharpton urged attendees to spread out more, despite the widespread prevalence of masks in the crowd. The brother of George Floyd,...

Biden's convention embraced racial justice. BLM leaders saw it as mostly lip service.

The disappointment underscores the persistent divide between Biden's campaign and many BLM activists, even as they present a united front to oust President Donald...

In Lewis eulogy, Obama issues forceful call to action on voting rights, racial equality

“It is a great honor to be back in Ebenezer Baptist Church in the pulpit of its greatest pastor, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.,...

Trump's fragmented pandemic response may undermine push to address racial disparities

Harris said Redfield understood her concerns and she’s aware of the constraints on the CDC, which has been largely sidelined by the Trump administration...

Dambuster dog's gravestone replaced by RAF to remove racial slur name

The 617 Squadron, based at RAF Scampton in Lincolnshire, undertook a low-level night attack on German dams in 1943, probably the most famous raid...

CDC Employees Call Out Agency's 'Toxic Culture Of Racial Aggression'

A letter from current CDC staff recently submitted to Director Robert Redfield demands that the agency address structural racism towards Black employees. Graeme Jennings/Getty...

Racial disparities follow pandemic’s path across political divide

Arkansas, which like much of the South dodged the worst of the pandemic in the spring and did not have a stay-at-home order, has...

Stark racial disparities emerge as families struggle to get enough food

The last time the government formally measured food insecurity nationally was in 2018. At that time, about 25 percent of Black households with children...

Biden focuses on racial justice in July 4 message

It also marks another holiday where their disparate approaches were laid bare: In May, when they honored Memorial Day, Biden wore a mask and...

Researchers Are Calling For a STEM Shutdown Today to Fight Systemic Racial Inequality

With the Black Lives Matter movement dominating headlines in the last week, systemic racial inequality in academia has also been brought to the forefront,...

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Chelsea Handler tells 50 Cent 'Black Lives Matter' after rapper endorses Trump: 'Remember?'

ByView photosPhoto: Getty Images MoreChelsea Handler has a few thoughts about former flame 50 Cent’s recent endorsement of President Donald Trump. After the rapper urged...

Dan Walker: BBC host furiously defends Stacey Dooley after nasty trolls attack her new gig

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For-Profit Nursing Homes' Pleas For Government Money Brings Scrutiny

ByIna JaffeResearchers say 70% of nursing homes are for-profit, and low staffing is common. Jackyenjoyphotography/Getty Images hide captiontoggle caption Jackyenjoyphotography/Getty ImagesResearchers say 70% of nursing...