Washington D.C.

From art to protest, the inextricable ties between black life and LGBT life are an “integral part” of the new Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.

September 22 2016 2:29 PM

Organizers of the Disarm Hate rally expect as many as 10,000 people to attend, but few national leaders of the two causes.

August 12 2016 3:31 PM

"Ask if your comfort means that 'round the corner a man is dead because a cop mistook his body for a gun," says spoken word artist Danez Smith. 

July 21 2016 1:59 PM

Deeniquia Dodds died Wednesday after having been shot July 4; police failed to disclose that a trans woman had been attacked for over a week. 

July 16 2016 10:01 PM

Nearly one year after the horrific mass shooting at a South Carolina church that took her mother, two cousins and six others, Rev. Sharon Risher joined gun control advocates on Capitol Hill.

June 16 2016 4:24 PM

Watch the president angrily denounce the presumptive GOP presidential nominee, then Trump tell a North Carolina rally Obama should have saved that outrage for the Orlando killer.

June 14 2016 10:28 PM

This is still the country, Lynch said, "that had draped the White House in a rainbow flag."

June 14 2016 9:23 PM
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