The winning line-up of this year's Pulitzer Prizes for literature was a far more diverse group than in years past. To discuss these winners and their works, The Takeaway is joined by Patrik Henry Bass, literary editor at Essence Magazine.
Was the shooting of Michael Brown an isolated incident or another chapter in America's history of racial division? The events in Ferguson have brought that question back to the front of national news, and some people think it needs to stay there.
For many Muslim Americans, the presence of a Quran is a symbolic moment amid a presidential administration that has seemed to wage an all-out war on the triple whammy of what Tlaib and Omar represent: immigrants, Muslims and women.
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