Thursday, June 21, 2018

Tag: African Americans

Bob Marley’s Granddaughter Among One of 3...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three black people plan to sue a Southern California police department over what they say was an excessive response to...

What’s Your Emergency? Calling 911 for Non-Emergencies...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two recent encounters at a Philadelphia Starbucks and a Pennsylvania golf club that led to allegations of racism against black patrons...

Poll: Most Americans Say Trump Is Racist

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new poll finds that more than half of Americans, including large majorities of blacks and Hispanics, think President Donald Trump...

Cities Are Touting Their Nonwhite Population In...

Some cities and regions are highlighting racial diversity along with positive business climates, competitive tax rates and available land in pitches to lure tech...

How Prosecutors are Making Intellectually-Disabled African-Americans on...

IQ tests have long been plagued by claims of cultural and racial bias. Critics from a wide range of arenas, including academia, psychology, psychiatry...

Martin Luther King, African-Americans and the Inescapable...

“Oh yes, Great White Father, you did surprise us with one thing you did … but it wasn’t you killing us, it wasn’t you...

Could a Ruling In Favor of Masterpiece...

Last week, the Supreme Court heard arguments in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. Masterpiece Cakeshop was sued by a gay couple after refusing to...

Monument Sought to Recognize Blacks Who Served...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Blacks in South Carolina who served in the Confederate military, many of them enslaved Africans pressed into duty, would be...

New Study Seeks to Determine If Reminiscing...

Sharon Steen dons her tennis shoes and, with two fellow seniors, walks streets that in her youth were a vibrant center of the African-American...

With a Year Left in Office, People...

With less than a year left in office, people have begun speculating as to what President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle will do...

Prescription Drug Hike Could Effect Blacks Most

The New York Times recently reported the purchase of an antiviral drug by an ex-hedge fund manager would lead to an increase in cost...

Randy Short Makes One of the Best...

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Climate Change: Artists and Activists Challenge the...

A group of artists and activists have been taking the discussion of climate change and pollution in communities of color on the road.  While...

Is Minister Paul Scott Right About What...

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