Pediatricians: Black Children Suffer Significantly From Racism

  Suprise! Racism—that “thing” white people say doesn’t exist—has dire long-term effects on the health of black children and adolescents, according to a report released by the country’s largest group of pediatricians. The report, crafted into a first-of-its-kind policy statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics, calls racism “a socially transmitted disease passed down through…

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez calls the Electoral College a racist ‘scam’ — an argument that a growing number of Democrats are making going into 2020

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Eduardo Munoz/Reuters Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez called the Electoral College “a scam” that undercounts voters of color in a series of Instagram Stories on Monday. “Due to severe racial disparities in certain states, the electoral college effectively weighs white voters over voters of color, as opposed to a ‘one person, one vote’ system…