by Hillary Crosley onSeptember 16, 2012
MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry and Sherrod on how blacks have lost ties to civil rights history.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onApril 3, 2012
The former White House official on his new book and his "360-degree view" of Democrats' mistakes.
by Sherrilyn A. Ifill onMarch 18, 2012
Smearing the late Derrick Bell is the latest salvo. When will blacks fight back?
March 4, 2012
Journal-isms: KNBC's vice president for news was top manager in three cities.
by Lynette Holloway onJuly 20, 2011
Andrew Breitbart says the suit dampens free speech.
by Jack White onJune 10, 2011
RightWatch: Proving that the Twitter-happy congressman was lying doesn't change the media hit man's reputation.
by Erin E. Evans onMay 14, 2011
She'll help the department with its civil rights record.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onFebruary 14, 2011
The misleading video he posted ended her USDA career, and now she's getting even.
December 21, 2010
From the Old Spice Guy to Antoine Dodson to a 9-year-old with two very famous parents, 2010 provided YouTubers with a plethora of possibilities. Procrastinating at work was never so good.
December 5, 2010
Tectonic political shifts, natural and man-made disasters, and feats of daring all dominated headlines in 2010. Which stories most affected or captivated African Americans? After checking in with The Root's Facebook fans, we devised the following countdown.
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