Dr. Susan Moore died due to complications from COVID-19 on December 20.
The commission will analyze whether several instances of police violence violated international law.
If confirmed, Haaland will be the first Native American to serve in a cabinet position.
At least two archbishops viewed legitimate Native demands for land back as an “evil” best dealt with through exorcism.
In New York, the state filed a restraining order against the erection of a Shinnecock Nation monument.
Critical race theory seeks to dismantle racism and all forms of oppression, says scholar Mari Matsuda.
It’s time to stop coddling white women when they bolster white supremacy, and to push for concrete acts of solidarity.
Some mainstream Democrats have recently urged a return to centrism. Activists are saying no.
Racial bias in the courts is one more avatar of the pervasive, systemic racism that exists in our society at large.
The Justice Department has poured money into prosecuting protesters but not police who committed violence at protests.