institutional racism

NewsOne Now's Roland Martin and CNN's Jake Tapper will host the presidential town hall Sunday ahead of Tuesday's primary races in the rust belt.

During one of the most open discussions yet about race among Democratic presidential candidates, front-runner Hillary Clinton delivered a heartfelt answer to a Black woman's question about how she would tackle institutional racism in post-Ferguson America.

In the midst of the Flint, Michigan, water crisis, Gov. Rick Snyder surprised his wife with a lavishly appointed birthday cake replete with jewels and high-end designer names such as Chanel, and a Michael Kors purse, reports the New York Daily News.

A federal jury on Wednesday awarded a Black New York Police officer $15 million after he was beaten and had his hand fractured by fellow officers at his Queens home in 2010, reports the New York Daily News.

During Fusion's two-hour presidential forum this week in Iowa, a questioner asked Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton to discuss how she's benefitted from White privilege. The question prompted the former U.S. Secretary of State to ask, "Where do I start?" according to the Huffington Post.

Activists from around the country gathered in Cleveland, Ohio for the first national #BlackLivesMatter conference to address the escalating tensions between the African-American community and…