By Julian Bond
The continuing disparity between black and white life chances is not a result of black life choices. It stems from an epidemic of racism and an economic system dependent on class division. Abundant scholarship notwithstanding, there is no other possible explanation.
Published on American Civil Liberties Union (https://www.aclu.org)
On Nov. 15, Detective David Bomenka of the Baltimore Police Department reported that his partner, Detective Sean Suiter, had been shot by an unknown assailant whom Suiter had stopped in a vacant lot in the city’s Harlem Park neighborhood.
Gay rights, health care, gender equality also identified as top civil rights issues
By: Liz Leer, Laura Snedeker and Feri G. Koszorus
Access to education is the most important civil rights issue of today, according to a recent survey.
Written by Brakkton Booker
President Trump visited Jackson, Miss., on Saturday, where he toured and delivered remarks at the opening of a pair of museums dedicated to the state's role in the civil rights movement and as a celebration of its bicentennial.