The Decriminalization of Marijuana Does Little to Benefit Minorities

“The most important aspect of the marijuana legislation is the fact that one, it is no longer a criminal violation if a person is caught with one ounce or less of marijuana and two, all previous records of marijuana charges will be expunged, meaning that all existing marijuana related charges will be completely eliminated.” -- Attorney Brian Figeroux

The Decriminalization of Marijuana Does Little to Benefit Minorities

BROOKLYN (Workers World Today) — To the dismay of many New York citizens, the proposal for the legislation of recreational use of …

Politics, Sports and Fatherhood in the BLM Movement

The struggles Black people face in America, as well as any other society, are incomparable. Black voices need to be heard, even if it means adding politics to the things white people and other people of color don’t want politics in, like sports and television.

Politics, Sports and Fatherhood in the BLM Movement

BROOKLYN, NY (Workers World Today) — When you are a Black person in America, everything’s different. “I am not going to stand

Civil Rights and Housing

Although segregation is illegal, realtors and landlords are still abiding by the past policies that allowed discrimination against minorities, especially African Americans, from buying homes and apartments.

Civil Rights and Housing

“Wealth is where past injustices breed present suffering,” says author Mehrsa Baradaran, in the Netflix Explained series. The racial wealth gap is “a measure