Latest from Wesley Lowery

A group of experts led by economist William “Sandy” Darity is trying to define who is a “descendant of slavery.”

  • Sep 18, 2019

“There are a lot of people hurt,” the Odessa mayor said.

  • Aug 31, 2019

The two-time NBA MVP is giving a seven-figure donation to cover the cost of Howard’s golf program for six years at a time when similar programs at HBCUs are struggling to survive.

  • Aug 19, 2019

Five years ago, his explosive — and, according to authorities, inaccurate — account of Michael Brown’s death sparked the Black Lives Matter rallying cry “Hands up, don’t shoot!”

  • Aug 9, 2019

  • Aug 9, 2019

The former Newark mayor is one of several Democratic presidential contenders struggling to reconcile their crime-fighting past with modern calls for criminal justice reform.

  • Aug 4, 2019

“Trump’s misconduct is unmistakable and has proven time and time again that he is unfit to serve as the president of this country,” tweeted NAACP President Derrick Johnson after the vote.

  • Jul 23, 2019

The South Bend mayor is trying to regain his altitude after two weeks of heckling, criticism and mourning following the police killing of a black man.

  • Jun 28, 2019

The shooting of a black man by a white police officer is reopening wounds in the city’s black community that threaten to tarnish the mayor’s charmed presidential campaign.

  • Jun 19, 2019

Till's case has been reopened by the Justice Department. His brutal death in 1955 put a spotlight on racial violence.

  • Jul 12, 2018
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