Francys Johnson and his colleagues fought an uphill battle at every step of the process, including demands for transparency.

Roc Nation, the entertainment company founded by Jay-Z, is well on its way to becoming a major player in the civil rights arena.

A court granted bail to a violent white hate crime suspect, as the bias system makes it difficult for nonviolent black suspects to get bailed out of jail.

Microsoft announced that it improved the ability of its facial recognition technology to recognize men and women with dark skin by up to 20 times.

Protesters delivered a petition seeking the dismissal of charges against Chikesia Clemons.

Blacks are disproportionately arrested for marijuana despite a growing acceptance of the drug.

President Donald Trump considers granting Johnson, who was convicted by a Jim Crow court, a posthumous pardon.