A Florida judge dismissed George Zimmerman's defamation suit against NBC. The suit charged that NBC had edited audio recordings 'to create the myth' that he was a racist.
President Obama, guarded on racial issues in his first term, is now speaking out more forcefully. But for the first black president – and the nation – there’s still no more difficult subject.
Trayvon Martin was 'wronged,' tweeted L.A. Lakers star Kobe Bryant. But only after his comments about the Miami Heat's support of Trayvon Martin prompted calls for a boycott of Bryant's products. What did Bryant say that prompted criticism from African Americans?
An expert on the history of skin color in societies proposes retiring race as a topic for science research. Her idea echos awareness of the changing notion of race, which may help end racism.