Friday, May 25, 2018

Tag: discrimination

A Passenger’s Complaint About a ‘Pungent’ Odor...

A Nigerian woman is suing United Airlines after she says she and her two children were booted from a flight after a white passenger...

Teens Chased Out of California Store By...

Emeryville popcorn shop is facing backlash after witnesses said a worker, later identified as the company CEO, repeatedly hurled racial slurs at a group...

Man with a Concealed Carry Permit Denied...

A Black man claims he was barred from purchasing a firearm at Walmart because of his race, despite having a license to carry. A video...

Pennsylvania Golf Club Under Fire After Calling...

A Pennsylvania golf club has apologized for calling the cops on a group of Black women after the club's co-owner and his father accused...

Trolls Create Fake Starbucks Coupon Exclusively Targeting...

As if Starbucks wasn't receiving enough bad publicity already, officials say there's now a fake coupon floating around purporting to offer free coffee to...

Report: Trump Rejected Miss Universe Contestants for...

A new report published by investigative journalist Michael Isikoff and Mother Jones' David Corn claims President Donald Trump would dismiss Miss Universe contestants he...

Ex-Infowars Employee Files Complaint Alleging Discrimination, Says...

Infowars founder Alex Jones has discriminated against staffers, engaged in racist and anti-Semitic jokes against former employees and even groped a female colleague, according...

‘Shut the F-ck Up and Deal’: Black...

A former reporter for progressive news outlet The Young Turks has filed suit against the YouTube-centric media outlet, accusing his higher-ups of race-based discrimination. The...

Fox News’ Guest Gets Dragged After Suggesting...

  A guest on the Fox News Network sent social media into tizzy this week when he tried to downplay a Black woman's less-than-pleasant experience...

Through Advisories or Boycotts, Can Companies Be...

For only the second time in its history, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People has opted to issue a travel advisory...

How Franchising Could Be a Viable Option...

For an entire generation of African-Americans, the notion of wealth management is a foreign concept. Despite the fact that most African-Americans are hard-working contributors...

White Job Applicants Received More First-Round Interview...

The U.S. hiring market hasn't changed much for Black applicants in the last 25 years, according to a new analysis. A study examining résumé responses and...

Making America Hate Again: Anti-Muslim Crimes Rise...

A new report by the Council on American-Islamic Relations revealed that anti-Muslim hate crimes spiked a staggering 91 percent within the first six months...

Airbnb Host Who Refused Guest Based on...

UCLA law student Dyne Suh and her friends excitedly headed towards Big Bear, Calif., in February, where they had reserved an Airbnb rental for...

As Hate Crime Attacks Increase In the...

The news has been filled with stories involving hate crimes. In Aspen, Colo., for example, a homeless man was charged with pulling a knife...

Lead and the Black Community: How The...

Water is essential for life. Without it, the average person would die after four days. In the aftermath of the Flint, Mich., water crisis, which...

Gabourey Sidibe Shares Why She Won’t Stop...

Gabourey Sidibe's Oscar-nominated status can't shield her from racism while shopping, but that doesn't mean the actress won't ever visit such stores again. Sidibe recalled a...

Trump to Sign Religious Liberty Executive Order...

President Donald Trump is slated to sign an executive order on religious freedom come Thursday, May 4 — a policy critics say is essentially...

Leaked Draft of Trump’s Religious Freedom Order...

A leaked outline of President Donald Trump's Religious Freedom order has several legal and policy experts concerned that the directive could potentially legalize discrimination...

12 Nursery Rhymes You Didn’t Know Were...

Children use nursery rhymes when playing games or learning to read and count. However, the lyrics to many of these seemingly innocent songs have...

10 Times White People Were Called Out...

The Case of Rachel Dolezal We all remember Rachel Dolezal. The former NAACP chapter president posed as a Black woman for her own personal satisfaction...