Inhumane conditions at Rikers Island lead to protests
Today protestors again rallied to close "Torture Island."
The battle over East Village Park continues
Activists vow to defend the park as demolition is set to begin.
City youths join global climate strike protest.
They want clean energy, no funding for projects polluting the environment, t environmental justice education in public schools and environmental protection for 30 percent of the country’s land and sea.
Verdict on Breonna Taylor’s death sparks public outrage amid pre-existing racial tensions
As the public continues to express outrage and demand justice for Breonna Taylor, the justice system's role has also come under the microscope.
Black men, despite political and religious views, feel pain of racism and cling to hope
“Taking care of myself is in itself an act of resistance.”
Asian Americans struggle to find their place in a Black and white world
When the murder of George Floyd inspired nationwide protests over the summer Asian Americans felt a call to action that overrode cultural norms that discourage complaining and speaking out.
America’s racial reckoning has left black and brown people grappling with painful emotions
“It’s not our problem to fix, because we didn’t create the system."
Hong Kong’s national security law imposes the question: to flee or to stay?
A Hong Kong resident speaks on her fears.
Protests continue in honor of George Floyd
After countless deaths at the hands of the police demonstrators are demanding reform and justice.