How ‘White Guilt’ in the Age of Trump Shapes the Democratic Primary

ANKENY, Iowa — When Donald Trump was elected, John Olsen felt enraged by the racial tension…

Lamar Jackson Doesn’t Want to Run

OWINGS MILLS, Md. — Lamar Jackson tossed a touchdown to Marquise Brown in the first quarter…

Julián Castro Was Never as Outspoken as His Mother, Until Trump

SAN ANTONIO — When Rosie Castro’s sons, Julián and Joaquin, were still in elementary school, she…

Elizabeth Warren’s Big Challenge: Winning Black Voters

ROCK HILL, S.C. — For her most recent rally in South Carolina, Senator Elizabeth Warren chose…

Brownface, Blackface and About-Face. Is Trudeau Who He Says He Is?

OTTAWA — Canadians from Newfoundland to British Columbia struggled with the past misdeeds of their leader…

The Dolphins Are Awful. Brian Flores Is Fine.

DAVIE, Fla. — Before agreeing to become the head coach of the Miami Dolphins last winter,…

Most Latinos Don’t Back Trump. But Some Wear Their Support Proudly.

RIO RANCHO, N.M. — Some wore it proudly emblazoned across their chest: Latinos for Trump, though…

Israeli Election Hinges on a Mosaic of Competing Groups

Israeli politics can be tribal, with loyalties to ethnic groups, religious factions and ideologies as strong…

Andrew Yang Knows You May Disagree With Him About Shane Gillis

Shane Gillis, a 31-year-old stand-up comedian who was named last week to the “Saturday Night Live”…

Israeli Vote Hinges on a Mosaic of Competing Groups

Israeli politics can be tribal, with loyalties to ethnic groups, religious factions and ideologies as strong…

Trump Tries to Woo Hispanic Voters at Rally in New Mexico

RIO RANCHO, N.M. — President Trump opened a three-day Western campaign swing by venturing into blue…

Biden Has Deep Connection to Black Voters. Will It Translate Into Votes?

BIRMINGHAM — At the Democratic primary debate last week, Joseph R. Biden Jr. prompted some distress…

Chester Williams, Rugby Champion Who Signaled Apartheid’s Defeat, Dies at 49

Chester Williams, the only nonwhite player on the South Africa rugby team that won the Rugby…

Trump Touts Black Economic Gains and Support for Historically Black Colleges

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Tuesday made a pitch for African-American support to an audience of…

Study Shows Income Gap Between Rich and Poor Keeps Growing, With Deadly Effects

WASHINGTON — The expanding gap between rich and poor is not only widening the gulf in…