Stories by Nikole Hannah-Jones

Nikole Hannah-Jones has covered civil rights and fair housing for ProPublica since 2011. Previously, she covered governmental issues, the census, and race and ethnicity at The Oregonian. subscribe to Nikole Hannah-Jones's feed

Posted on: Jul 3, 2015, Source: Pro Publica

Look closely at her academic record and it becomes clear that her race wasn't what kept her out of the University of Texas.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2015, Source: Pro Publica

Civil rights groups worry SCOTUS will gut a law designed to protect against housing discrimination.

Posted on: Jul 16, 2014, Source: ProPublica

A federal judge in Alabama says local school officials have yet to meet the legal mandate to integrate.

Posted on: May 5, 2014, Source: ProPublica

The number of students who attend racially segregated school is on the rise, and the government is doing little to stop it.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2013, Source: ProPublica

HUD found that Dallas took millions in federal dollars with promises of using that money to help integrate the deeply divided city, but instead “subjected persons to segregation.”

Posted on: Jun 24, 2013, Source: Pro Publica

Polls show Americans are deeply conflicted, often along racial lines, about colleges' use of race as a factor in their admissions decisions.