Why They Kneel: Denver’s Mile High Inequality Vs. Kansas City, the Chiefs of Injustice

To examine the injustice and inequality that prompted some NFL players to protest during the national anthem, each week, for the remainder of the NFL season, The Root will explore the data behind racial disparities in the two cities represented in the National Football League’s premiere matchup—Monday Night Football.

Disciplinary Action Looming for Secret Service Agent Who Vowed She Wouldn’t Take Bullet for Trump

If you work for the Secret Service, it’s in your job description to take one for the president. Unless the president is a racist who has offended everyone who isn’t a rich white man—then I forgive you if you don’t want to take one for the team. But it looks like the Secret Service isn’t as forgiving, since it has…

Denver Broncos' Brandon Marshall to Donate $300 Per Tackle to Address 'Critical Social Issues'

Denver Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall has said from the outset of his decision to take a knee during the national anthem to protest racial injustice that doing so was only part of his plan. In an Instagram message posted Wednesday morning, Marshall announced that he would be donating $300 for every tackle he…