Democrats and Republicans share the blame for not getting a substantial reform bill passed, as the public was demanding.
The court continues to grapple with a problem that it created but cannot solve, stuck in a trap from which it obstinately refuses to escape.
The Trump administration has advanced a series of detrimental rollbacks to some of our most vital environmental protections, including dismantling our precious national monuments.
The policy of Indian removal resulted in harms normally associated with genocide. The consequences of the policy were clearly genocidal.
So many black and brown lives have been lost to institutional racism. It is time for Tikun olam, the repair of the world, a core Jewish value.
So, what can be done address this unrest? One way is to become better educated about racism. We can talk about race. We can listen.
If the Coast Guard wished to create a corps without cadets who menace their peers in the tradition of the Confederacy, they could follow other institutions and withdraw acceptance of those who post racist statements.
It is an irony of history that it took the invention of the camera-equipped smartphone to shatter the illusions under which so many have lived.
The recently approved city budget allocates over $12 million — nearly one quarter of cityside spending — to policing, while fundamental services are being stretched thin.
True and lasting change to create the country whose ideals we all praise will only come when we critically examine ourselves for unconscious racial bias.
Are the trillions presently pouring into weapons really the best way to strengthen our nation and overcome the perpetuation of racist injustice?
His congregation described John as “a young man who had been captain of his company in the war but gave up his commission and sword to take up the banner of his Savior.”
History must teach students about significant stories of each part of the world from different points of view.
It's possible to inflict abusive heard trauma without even knowing it.
I will agree to chew with my mouth shut and keep my elbows off the table if the waitstaff will refrain from interrupting me to ask if everything’s OK mid-bite.
One tool of collectivism is identity politics, which pits citizen against citizen, encouraging them to snitch on each other when any are found to have strayed from the dictates of the group.