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A FIREMAN helps a man as a home burns in New Orleans during the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in 20

US housing legacy puts some Black neighborhoods at higher flood risk

Nearly 60% of households in neighborhoods once designated undesirable for mortgage lending were non-white, compared with 40% of households in neighborhoods deemed desirable for loans.

By REUTERS
15/03/2021

Kentucky legislator among 24 arrested in protests over Breonna Taylor

Taylor, 26, a Black emergency medical technician and aspiring nurse, was struck by six bullets.

By REUTERS
25/09/2020

How this iconic Yiddish song became an anthem for Black Americans

Sandler's composition was adopted by various Jewish artists, but it wasn't until Black Jewish musician Willie “The Lion” Smith covered the song in the 1920s, that it became a widespread phenomenon.

By ARIELLA KAPLAN/JTA
22/06/2020

Trump: Protesters would have met 'vicious dogs' if White House breached

Floyd's death on Monday in Minneapolis has sparked demonstrations, some of them violent, in many cities across the nation, including one in Washington on Friday.

By REUTERS
30/05/2020

New York police officer fired for deadly 2014 chokehold on Eric Garner

Police believed Garner was selling loose, untaxed cigarettes.

By REUTERS
19/08/2019
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