Stories by Imara Jones

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Posted on: Oct 22, 2014, Source: ColorLines

The president can use executive action to reform several mistaken policies and procedures that stack the deck unfavorably for black men.

Posted on: Oct 16, 2014, Source: ColorLines

Students on the verge of entering high school have never known a time when the United States is not at war.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2014, Source:

Chronic racial and gender imbalances amongst the super-rich only add to their detachment from the world around them.

Posted on: Apr 11, 2013, Source: ColorLines

The lack of legal protections for members of the LGBT community means that more people live in poverty simply because their rights aren’t on an equal footing with other Americans.

Posted on: Mar 4, 2013, Source: ColorLines

The cruel reality is that those who can least afford it will bear the brunt of the impending social experiment.

Posted on: Jan 14, 2013, Source: ColorLines

Lost in the discussion is slavery as history.

Posted on: Dec 13, 2012, Source: ColorLines

America needs a new tax policy that would get our financial house in order while fostering racial and economic fairness.

Posted on: Oct 2, 2012, Source: ColorLines

From Georgia to Brooklyn to sub-Sahran Africa, inequity and exploitive land deals are making a handful of people rich—again.

Posted on: Aug 14, 2012, Source:

For progressives and people of color, it’s hard to imagine a worse choice. Romney and Ryan may make a telegenic pair, but the reality of their policies and philosophies is downright ugly.