Race

Black Lives Matter activists lead a protest in Grand Central Terminal, in New York City, in December 2014. (iStock/pardsbane)
Ellen K. Boegel May 17, 2018
The effects of white privilege in law enforcement makes it clear that the promise of racial equality in the United States is still unrealized.
Joi Childs May 04, 2018
In recent years, thanks to shows like Shonda Rhimes' "Scandal," there has been a rise in shows featuring black women, both on and off the screen.
"Dear White People" gets into the nitty-gritty of campus life, where students’ politics must coexist with their personal relationships, and sacred principles must endure alongside collegiate stupidity.
Olga Segura May 04, 2018
This week, we talk with Wajahat Ali, a contributing op-ed writer for The New York Times, where he covers religion, family life and U.S. politics.
Kyle Gautreau May 04, 2018
Landrieu’s push to remove Confederate statues is told through the lens of New Orleans's chronic inability to address race and poverty.
Michael Hebbeler May 02, 2018
Teaching in prison, and a racially charged encounter, amplified my consciousness of race in religious imagery.