Race NPR stories on race and ethnicity. Commentary on race's effects on politics, culture, society. Subscribe to NPR podcasts and RSS feeds on race and ethnicity issues.

Does Race Affect Health Care in America?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/6144808/6144809" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A Death in the E.R. Raises Questions of Racial Disparity

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/6144805/6144806" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Graham's 'Diversity' Calls for Moving Past Labels

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/6138757/6138758" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Cullen Jones and Diversity in Competitive Swimming

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/6138754/6138755" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Century-Old Race Riot Still Resonates in Atlanta

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/6106285/6123904" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Exhibit a Remembrance of Deadly Atlanta Riot

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/6123435/6123436" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Atlanta Group Seeks to Recognize Race Riots

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/6123432/6125536" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

GOP Hopes to Make Gains with Black Candidates

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/6123423/6123424" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Howard Dean and the Battle for Black Voters

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/6123420/6123421" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Clippers' Owner Inconsistent on Approach to Race

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/6102785/6102786" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A Recognition of Historically Black Colleges

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/6074195/6074196" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

An Alabama County's Bloody Past

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/6062914/6062915" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Maryland Primary Not About Race, Voters Say

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/6048595/6048596" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript