2020 candidates are speaking up about reparations. But this debate goes far beyond being a political talking point.
Puerto Rico’s government recently had to cut food stamp benefits, adding further insecurity to an already vulnerable population.
Mitch McConnell’s latest push to fill the courts with young conservative judges involves a rule change that would limit floor debate over nominations to two hours total.
On Tuesday, Chicago became the largest U.S. city to elect an African American woman as mayor. Now, all eyes are on how Lori Lightfoot will address issues from gun violence to policing.
The election of Fran Griffin means that the city council now has an even split between black and white representatives for a majority black city that’s rife with racial tension.