NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio pointed to policies in his city, such as the Green New Deal, $15 minimum wage, and free early childhood education as examples of what he would want to accomplish during his presidency.
Sen. Michael Bennet (D-Col.) has been repeatedly clear about the issues of income inequality and how it impacts other areas of American life.
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg also named economic empowerment as a key issue.
One day after the DOJ brought back the death penalty, Rep. Ayanna Pressley is fighting back with a bill that would abolish its use.
Information regarding the photo has been referred to the Civil Rights Divison of the DOJ for further investigation.
Valencia Gunder, known as the Modern Day Fannie Lou Hamer of her community, spoke to ESSENCE about social and criminal justice in her home state of Florida.
Medical Examiner's Investigator Said Georgia Man Died Of Natural Causes, But Then The Funeral Home Found Stab Wounds
Funeral home employees discovered wounds on Ray Neal's neck. The medical examiner's office has since determined that Neal was stabbed to death.
NAACP President Derrick Johnson slammed Donald Trump for leading "one of the most racist and xenophobic administrations since the Jim Crow era."
Angry Orchard said in a statement that it will take steps to ensure that everyone on its team has additional training in unconscious bias.
Karen Harrison's 3-month-old son died at the hospital the day after the fight.
Black Couple's Marriage Proposal Interrupted Multiple Times By Security Guards Accusing Them Of Theft
Cathy-Marie Hamlet said she and her fiancé were racially profiled by security guards at the Angry Orchard.
Gretna, Louisiana, police officer Charles Rispoli, who wrote the post, and officer Angelo Varisco, who liked the message, were both fired on Monday.
Gretna, Louisiana Police internal affairs office is expected to look into the Facebook post that Officer Charlie Rispoli made.
" I took it upon myself because that's my mother. There's no limits. That's my mother," Jermaine said of his brave climb.
Tony Antoine McClam, 29, is facing charges of second degree murder in the shooting death of 11-year-old Karon Brown.
Tonie Willis, a #cut50 Dignity Ambassador out of Pennsylvania, spoke to ESSENCE about her mother's legacy of seeing the good in everyone and fighting for the dignity of incarcerated women.