Yes, Robert E. Lee Day is still a thing—and it’s celebrated today in 2 states
It's time to stop honoring the Confederate general—especially on a day that's about civil rights.
Hawaii residents wake up to false warnings of a ‘ballistic missile threat’ on their phones
People thought, 'We’ve got 15 minutes before me and my family could be dead.'
Protesters trash H&M stores in South Africa over ‘monkey’ hoodie
Videos show protesters singing, dancing, and tearing down racks in protest of the racist image.
9 women who make us hopeful for 2018
They did great things this year—but they were just getting started.
Don’t write off violence against women as a mental health issue
If we can’t have a national dialogue about mental health or gun rights, how about violence against women?
Megyn Kelly says Bill O’Reilly is lying about never receiving a formal complaint
The morning host is not here for O'Reilly's lies about sexual harassment.
Betsy DeVos pulls 72 guidance documents for students with disabilities
The Education Department says the policies were ineffective.
High schoolers stage walkout after teacher tells students to speak ‘American’
The video has sparked outrage in the New Jersey town.
Las Vegas goes dark in tribute to victims of mass shooting
'When things get dark, Las Vegas shines.'
Hillary Clinton calls out NRA in wake of Las Vegas shooting
There's a good chance you haven't heard of this legislation that could impact mass shootings.
Lin-Manuel Miranda says Trump is ‘going straight to hell’ over San Juan mayor attacks
The 'Hamilton' creator was having none of Trump's latest tweetstorm.
Trump calls mayor of San Juan ‘nasty,’ a poor leader after she pleads for help
'They want everything to be done for them,' Trump said of the U.S. territory.
Trump’s Twitter silence about Puerto Rico’s devastation is deafening
He did tweet about sports over a dozen times this weekend, though.
Police arrest 80, antagonize protesters with ‘whose streets, our streets’ in St. Louis
Officers say they were threatened with chemicals—but Twitter proves otherwise.