The Faces of Intermarriage, 50 Years After Loving v. Virginia

The Faces of Intermarriage, 50 Years After Loving v. Virginia By SHERYL GAY STOLBERG July 6, 2017 Richard and Mildred Loving at home with their children Peggy, Donald and Sidney in 1967. By SHERYL GAY STOLBERG July 6, 2017 More than two...

Pride 2017: Same-Sex Parents Still Face Legal Complications

Laws covering parenting can be contradictory around the country, especially with adoptions. Custody issues can emerge even years after a child is born.

Tracing His Roots, Georgetown Employee Learns University Sold His Ancestor

By AUDRA D.S. BURCH March 24, 2017 As a Georgetown employee, Jeremy Alexander watched as the university grappled with its haunted past: the sale of slaves in 1838 to help rescue it from financial ruin. He listened as Georgetown’s president...

Waiting for New Lives: 2 Refugees’ Long Journeys to the U.S.

Waiting for New Lives: 2 Refugees’ Long Journeys to the U.S. By JULIE TURKEWITZ and CAITLIN DICKERSON February 7, 2017 Faiz Khalil, left, and Mohamed Sharif. By JULIE TURKEWITZ and CAITLIN DICKERSON February 7, 2017 Faiz...