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“Every single day, there are 7,000 new people of color added to the U.S. population, and 1,000 whites,” author Steve Phillips said.
2015 saw an increase in median household income for whites, Blacks, Asians and Hispanics, the newest report from the U.S. Census Bureau revealed, the highest increase being among Hispanic households. According to the report, 2015 saw an additional estimated 3.3 million people with earnings over 2014, regardless of work experience. All households saw a 5.2 …
Family of the South Florida man who was killed said police used excessive force.
The federal lawsuit claims video shows a juvenile detention center guard “did not lift a finger” to help Gynnya McMillen; instead he returned to his desk.
The rapper and businessman encouraged Black voters to “hold our vote” until a candidate prioritizes issues pertinent to the Black community.
From whoppers about being a member of Kappa Alpha Psi and his college degree to tweaking facts about his military record, Trump's number one Black supporter has a credibility collapse.
Student activism has led to Georgetown University taking steps to rectify its historic ties to the enslavement of African Americans.
A recent study reveals several possible reasons as to why Blacks are significantly more likely to die of a stroke than whites.
Trump has 2 percent of the Black vote, so his campaign conducts a rally in a predominantly Black city. Charles Blow calls outreach “a lie.”
Conservatives slammed the president's advisory that Louisiana not discriminate against minority flood victims — despite race playing a factor during disaster recovery in other areas.
"The smog created by that history of racial inequality continues to compromise our health."
Highly profitable private prisons, which aided in the increased incarceration of Blacks and Latinos due to racial disparities in sentencing, have been deemed highly unsafe.
Scholar Chuck Collins talks with DiversityInc about a new report, which found that if public policy changes are not made, Black and Latino families won’t match white wealth for centuries.
FBI Director James Comey gave an unprecedented speech on racial profiling and tensions amongst law enforcement, but then seemingly excused it all.
In blocking the stay the court "merely returns North Carolina's voting procedure to the status quo prevailing before the discriminatory law was enacted," the order states.
Coinciding with the DNC, The Dream Corps, #cut50 and Rock the Vote bring together political leaders, community organizers to discuss what it takes to end an era of mass incarceration.
Appeals court agrees the Texas law made it harder for Blacks and Latinos to vote and violates the U.S. Voting Rights Act.
Most Voters Blame Trump for Rise in Hatred, One Poll Finds, While Another Confirms His Supporters View Blacks Negatively
Majority of Blacks will “never” vote for Trump, and his supporters think Blacks are “lazy” and “violent.”
Alana Simmons tells DiversityInc how her organization and Dr. Bernice A. King will commemorate the deaths of the Emanuel 9.
The First Lady offered stirring words of wisdom touching on diversity, the dangers of Trump and how President Obama is “the son of a man from Kenya.”
A university official told DiversityInc Donovan Livingston “shared an important and urgent message in a powerful way.”
Prosecutors "were motivated in substantial part by race" in the jury selection process of a trial nearly three decades ago, the Supreme Court concluded.
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"It's definitely wrongful death. … The officers were clearly negligent. You have a person who is not aggressive, who never swung at officers, and they are using tasers repeatedly."