by Stacy-Ann Ellis onNovember 30, 2012
The Root Recommends: Art Africa Miami 2012, cultural highlight of the globally recognized show.
November 1, 2012
Despite setbacks, Florida voters turned out in rapid numbers.
by Judith Browne Dianis onOctober 27, 2012
Your Take: Despite election-law battles, this civil rights advocate urges blacks to cast ballots.
September 12, 2012
Plaintiffs say that the agreement "represents a historic milestone for voting rights."
September 7, 2012
President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will speak at campaign events in New Hampshire and Iowa.
July 2, 2012
ColorLines tells the story of activists trying to counteract that message in the face of laws that "frighten people from registering voters."
June 12, 2012
The state is nothing if not determined to strip down its voter rolls. The only thing in the way is federal law.
by Jason Silverstein onMay 16, 2012
Marissa Alexander says she fired a shot in self-defense. Why haven't gun advocates supported her?
April 27, 2012
The two Florida high school students whose burned bodies were found along a popular bike trail maye have been killed over a $500 drug debt.
by E.R. Shipp onApril 17, 2012
Prosecutors face many hurdles to prove the second-degree-murder charge in the Trayvon Martin case.
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