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8 Disturbing Things to Know About Being...

Black Egyptians experience racism daily. In their article, “Being black in Egypt,” Imogen Lambert and Nada Ramadan, two writers for al-Araby al-Jadeed, convey that those...

Raven-Symoné’s Cringeworthy Comments Speak to Her Ignorance...

Raven-Symone' seems to like catching fire.  In a segment discussing racial driven hiring practices based on “black” or “white” sounding names while hosting The...

8 Interesting Reasons Why Black People Should...

Blacks Don't Need White People To Solve Racism Marcus Garvey taught that "a race without authority and power is a race without respect." However, due to...

11 Acts by The US Government That...

Indentured Servitude (late 1600’s) Indentured servitude was the earliest form of white affirmative action. Established in the late 1600s, this system replaced white European indentured...

‘I Can’t Breathe’: African-Americans, Race Trauma and...

A white man walks into a church in Charleston and sits quietly among a bible study group for an hour before mentioning something about...

12 Childhood Nursery Rhymes You Didn’t Realize...

'Eenie, Meenie, Miney, Moe' Children often utilize this rhyme to determine who's “it,” especially during a game of Hide 'n' Seek. However, the lyrics to this...

One Year Later: 8 Moments That Proved...

The Ferguson Police Department's History of Racism Darren Wilson, the ex-cop who killed Michael Brown, worked for the Ferguson Police Department, which is “guilty of racism...

This NYC Cab Driver Was Fined $25,000...

Video via ABC NY7 News

8 Other Important Issues South Carolina Must...

Last week, a bill was signed to remove the Confederate flag from South Carolina's Statehouse grounds. This motion gained support following the massacre of...

8 Things You Should Know About How...

The culture of Thailand is characterized by the detestation of dark skin. Nationally, Thais have an aversion to dark skin. As a result, the Black people of Thailand...

8 Ways That Racism Made the Great...

Black People Were Killed for Their Jobs Jobs were, no doubt, scarce during the Great Depression (1929-1941). In some cases, whites killed Black employees in order...

Report: Blacks in New Orleans Experience Rampant...

Blacks who were qualified to rent in high-opportunity New Orleans neighborhoods were denied or received less-than-favorable treatment compared to whites with similar profiles, according...

Fired Black Editor Sues People Magazine, Claims...

Maybe they should call it White People magazine. The recently axed sole Black editor of People says she was discriminated against by her boss, and...

Louisiana Doctor Sues Saks Fifth Avenue For...

NEW ORLEANS – A Baton Rouge doctor is suing Saks Fifth Avenue and two of the retailer’s employees for allegedly accusing her of shoplifting...

Study Reveals Shocking Treatment of Black People...

A new study suggests Queensland, Australia, bus drivers are racist toward non-whites. Researcher Redzo Mujcic explains the finding. Video by SunriseOn7

Wells Fargo Denied Request to Dismiss LA...

A federal judge has denied Wells Fargo's latest bid to end a lawsuit brought by the Los Angeles city government accusing the bank of...

Black Female Student-Athlete Discriminated Against by Teammates

A Hendersonville, Tenn., mother is suing the Sumner County Schools after allegations of racism at a mid-state high school, saying the school system did...