RACISM

Voices

This Civil Right Pioneer is Still Fighting Against Segregation Decades Later

Elizabeth Eckford, a member of the Little Rock Nine, hopes that her story influences people to be respectful of others despite their differences.
Aaron Barksdale
5.17.18
Rise Up

Thousands Are Marching on Washington on the 50th Anniversary of MLK’s Assassination to Fight Racial Injustice

The National Council of Churches spearheaded the rally as part of an initiative to confront racism, and address accountability to fight racial injustice within the faith community.
Kimberley Richards
4.4.18
Vote Now

Voter Suppression in Ohio Targeted Minority Voters in the 2016 Election

For the week leading up to the one-year anniversary of the 2016 elections, VICE Impact will be featuring facts that illustrate a broken electoral system in America, and how the nation can do better.
Impact Staff
11.6.17
Voices

If We Want to End White Supremacy, White America Needs to Step it Up

On September 30, anti-racism activists are convening in Washington D.C. for the March for Racial Justice. During the event, the support of white allies will be just as important as the protests from people of color.
Agunda Okeyo
9.22.17
The Slay of the day

Twitter Users Blast Former Trump Supporters Who Now Regret Their Votes

Some MAGA trolls are now eating their words -- and their tweets.
Aaron Barksdale
8.18.17
The Rundown

97 Years Ago Today, Women Got the Right to Vote in the US

Your daily guide to what's working, what's not and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff
8.18.17
Last Chance High

Biased Discipline Policies Put Black Girls on the School-to-Prison Pipeline

Black female students can't have an opportunity to succeed if they're being criminalized in the classroom.
Nia Decaille
8.16.17
Rise Up

Charlottesville Is Part of a Dangerous White Nationalist Trend

The racism and violence in Charlottesville didn’t occur in a vacuum, and similar events are coming up.
Aaron Barksdale
8.16.17
Rise Up

Groups Are Rallying To Give Hope Post-Charlottesville

If you want to get involved, and assuming a pro-Hitler, anti-American agenda isn't your thing, here's how you can do something positive in support of Charlottesville.
Impact Staff
8.14.17
The Rundown

Nation Looks in the Mirror After White Nationalist Rally in Charlottesville

Your daily guide to what’s working, what’s not and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff
8.14.17
Voices

How US Mayors Are Responding to Charlottesville

From banning monuments to criticizing the president, city leaders weigh in on the weekend's deadly display of racism, chaos and hatred.
Nick Chedli Carter
8.14.17
Slay of the day

The Internet Is Convinced That Goldilocks Is a Story About Gentrification

Harmless childhood fable, or allegory for white privilege?
Aaron Barksdale
8.11.17
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