#Racism

  • Article: Black Women’s Votes Remain in Jeopardy 55 Years After the Voting Rights Act Passed

    Black Women’s Votes Remain in Jeopardy 55 Years After the Voting Rights Act Passed

    By Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 6, 2020

    Black women championed voting rights in America, but activists say they are still awaiting equality. Read more

  • Feature: The Voting Rights Act Passed 55 Years Ago. Voting Rights Are Still Under Attack.

    The Voting Rights Act Passed 55 Years Ago. Voting Rights Are Still Under Attack.

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 6, 2020

    Voter suppression tactics still exist in the US. Read more

  • Article: Rita Ora, Little Mix, and Niall Horan Join Hundreds of British Stars for ‘Rock Against Racism' Letter

    Rita Ora, Little Mix, and Niall Horan Join Hundreds of British Stars for ‘Rock Against Racism' Letter

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 4, 2020

    Over 700 artists and executives pledge to "wipe out racism" in the music industry. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Mourns the Death of Last Remaining Member of Group Jailed With Mandela

    South Africa Mourns the Death of Last Remaining Member of Group Jailed With Mandela

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 23, 2020

    Tributes pour in for Andrew Mlangeni, “a giant who opposed injustice to his dying day.” Read more

  • Article: 10 John Lewis Quotes That Will Inspire You to Get Into ‘Good Trouble’

    10 John Lewis Quotes That Will Inspire You to Get Into ‘Good Trouble’

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|July 20, 2020

    John Lewis dedicated his life to advancing human rights. Read more

  • Article: Le Canada dit oui à la collecte de statistiques policières basées sur l’appartenance raciale

    Canada Commits to Collecting Race-Based Crime Data

    By Sarah El Gharib|July 16, 2020

    This decision comes in response to the issue of systemic racism in Canada. Read more

  • Article: Business Leaders Just Announced a Plan to Combat Anti-Black Racism in Canada

    Business Leaders Just Announced a Plan to Combat Anti-Black Racism in Canada

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 14, 2020

    The BlackNorth Initiative will work with companies to implement strategies that will reduce racism. Read more

  • Article: Tragic Death of Pregnant British YouTuber Sparks Debate on Racism in Maternal Health Care

    Tragic Death of Pregnant British YouTuber Sparks Debate on Racism in Maternal Health Care

    By James Hitchings-Hales|July 14, 2020

    Nicole Thea, 24, was eight months pregnant when she died with her unborn son. Read more