Asian Americans are the fastest-growing major racial or ethnic group in the United States. More than 20 million Asians live in America.
Attitudes vary considerably by race on issues including crime, policing, the death penalty, parole decisions and voting rights.
American motherhood has changed in many ways since Mother’s Day was first celebrated more than 100 years ago.
Blacks have long outnumbered whites in U.S. prisons. But a significant decline in the number of black prisoners has narrowed the gap.
Many Americans say the country hasn’t gone far enough in giving black people equal rights with whites. Most believe slavery continues to impact black people’s status.