President Joe Biden is focusing more on infrastructure and crime than police reform, activists say, as Republicans use "defund" against Democrats.
More than a year after George Floyd was murdered by a then-cop, a poll finds Americans sharply conflicted over what role they want the police to play.
Two wealthy American lawyers who earned notoriety by pointing guns at Black Live Matter activists marching past their mansion pleaded guilty Thursday to misdemeanor charges, a court official said.
After years of advocacy, Congress has finally made Juneteenth a national holiday. But the move shouldn't substitute for real racial equity in America, organizers say.
President Joe Biden will take part in a remembrance of one of the nation's darkest - and largely forgotten - moments of racial violence when he helps commemorate the 100th anniversary of the destruction of a thriving Black community...
The George Floyd Justice in Policing Act is languishing in Congress, but the White House is optimistic that legislative talks will help move it forward.
The three known survivors, who were all children in 1921, offered their firsthand accounts of the race massacre at a hearing in Washington.
The US state of Maryland on Tuesday retired the Civil War-era state song, whose lyrics lauded the pro-slavery South.
If confirmed, Lhamon will be in charge of issues including how schools address LGBTQ rights, sexual misconduct and racial harassment.