One Police Shift: Patrolling an Anxious America

Riding along with officers illuminated fears they confront, compassionate gestures from the public after two recent ambushes against the police, and varied responses to the Black Lives Matter movement. Advertisements


The Loneliness of Being Black in San Francisco

As the tech industry thrives, San Francisco’s African-American population is dwindling and its black middle class has all but disappeared.

After 1963, a Silence Fell Upon Dallas. Not This Year.

For years after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, Dallas was labeled the “city of hate.” Decades later, it is responding to new horror very differently.

Race/Related: Does This Flag Make You Flinch?

To protest police violence, an artist resurrected an old NAACP flag about lynching. I wondered if provocative art could help a divided nation confront its past and present.

Dallas Gunman Had Plans for Wider Attack, Police Say

Micah Johnson had practiced explosive detonations, the city’s police chief said, providing new details of how Mr. Johnson sang, laughed and taunted officers during negotiations.