by Brett Johnson onJune 17, 2012
The Root talked to those who protested the controversial police practice as they walked in New York.
by Joshua R. Weaver onJune 15, 2012
The Root Recommends: A reception for six New York artists who display their compelling visuals.
by Lauren Williams onJune 15, 2012
Our reader survey suggests racial and gender gaps when it comes to thoughts on police and profiling.
by Brett Johnson onJune 14, 2012
The son of a retired cop compares his dad's take on the police tactic with his own perspective.
by Benjamin Todd Jealous onJune 7, 2012
Your Take: The NAACP's president explains plans for a silent protest of a racially skewed police practice.
April 17, 2012
Blogging the Beltway: Experts fiercely debated the facts and justification of race-based policing.
April 16, 2012
Blogging the Beltway: A senator says that, post-Trayvon, his bill to end the practice may gain traction.
by Nsenga K. Burton, Ph.D. onApril 13, 2012
In racially tinged crimes against blacks, what does it mean if the suspect isn't white?
April 11, 2012
Blogging the Beltway: At the National Action Network convention, the teen shooting is the focus.
by Joel Dreyfuss onApril 2, 2012
The Trayvon Martin case reminds minorities that submitting to second-class status has not worked.
The tennis star released a statement addressing her victim-blaming Steubenville statements in a recent interview.
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