For urban Native Americans, the jobless rate averages around 48 percent. In general, Indian Country is in a permanent depression even when the national economy is on the upswing.
President Barack Obama: "I think same-sex couples should be able to get married."
The 180-day period for monetary claims by Black farmers against the USDA expires this week.
We wanted to get involved but we didn't know how to connect to the civil rights movement in our community.
99 To 1: How Wealth Inequality Is Wrecking The World And What We Can Do About It, by Chuck Collins, helps readers gain a mastery over the practical politics of attacking inequality.
For years, Lillian had struggled to keep her family safe and healthy amid the rising poverty, joblessness and growing crack cocaine epidemic in Bayview-Hunter's Point.
Tax Day demonstrations took place by the hundreds this week from one end of the nation to the other.
Every spring, major media outlets start releasing annual reports on America's biggest income earners, and USA Today just helped kick off this year's surge.