Policy

Politics

Senate Republicans previously filibustered the sweeping criminal justice reform bill.

Politics

Civil rights leaders say SB 189 disproportionately affects Black and brown voters.

National

Donald Trump’s proposal to deport undocumented immigrants misrepresents the context and impact of Eisenhower’s failed policy decades earlier.

Politics

Under House Bill 800, legislators would write a new state constitution and put it on the ballot during the 2024 presidential election with little time for Louisianians to ensure that their rights are protected.

The pending ban has become a political tool amid partisan efforts to appeal to Black voters.

A newly passed bill allows school staffers to carry guns after the Nashville school shooting.

National

The state has a responsibility to the most vulnerable in our communities: Children.

Politics

The affordability of quality housing is the sleeper issue of almost every election, and that goes double for the Black folks.

Race Matters

The Anti-Racism Act of 2022 passed the West Virginia Senate by a 21-12 vote on Wednesday and has been sent to the House. The bill prevents the teaching that any race, ethnicity, or biological sex is superior to another in public K-12 schools and colleges—which don't teach any of that. 

Race Matters

Republicans voted against the Crown Act, which bans discrimination of Black hairstyles in schools and in the workplace. Democratic Reps. Barbara Lee, Gwen Moore, Ayanna Pressley, Ilhan Omar, and Bonnie Watson Coleman vowed to bring it up for another vote.