Race

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A new initiative aims to to address what it describes as a "disturbing spike in hate incidents across the United States" with a database and hotline to help impacted communities and document the bigotry. Communities Against Hate was led by The Leadership Conference Education Fund and the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, working with...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) is facing backlash over a tweet he sent Sunday...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
"There were other immigrants who came here in the bottom of slave ships, worked even longer, even harder for less," said Housing Secretary Ben Carson, who added that "they too had a dream." (Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Secretary Ben Carson raised more than a few eyebrows on Monday when, during his...