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NAACP Warns Black Folks, Women Against Traveling...

National delegates for the NAACP voted Wednesday, July 28, to move forward with a travel advisory warning nonwhites, women, members of the LGBTQ community...

White Patron Calls Out Michigan Bar for...

Customers of The Spot Bar & Grill in Roseville, Mich., claim the restaurant charges Black patrons a cover fee to enter, while white customers...

Royal Family Moves Beyond Claims of Discrimination,...

The new personal assistant selected to serve as one of Queen Elizabeth's most-trusted aides also will go down in history as Britain's first Black...

Rising Number of Discrimination Lawsuits Highlights the...

 Before and after he entered the White House, President Donald Trump has vilified the media, branding news agencies that report unfavorably on him “fake...

Complaint Alleges Little Rock Police Chief Discriminated...

Members of the Little Rock Black Police Officers Association sent a letter to the city's board of directors this week accusing Police Chief Kenton...

Anger Erupts After Dying Woman Said to...

A dying woman, who was removed Monday, June 12, from an airplane on a commercial flight from Dallas to the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport,...

Rosebud Restaurants to Shell Out $1.9M to...

After a five-year battle, Rosebud Restaurants, Inc. is set to pay $1.9 million to settle a racial discrimination suit, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity...

Lawyers: Fox Execs Forced Black Employees to...

Even with contested host Bill O'Reilly out of the picture, legal woes for the Fox News Network continue to pile up. The conservative news network...

24 Years Later, Bank of America Finally...

Bank of America has agreed to pay $1 million in back pay and interest to more than 1,000 African-American job applicants, settling a nearly...

Federal Judge Strikes Down Texas’ Voter ID...

For the second time, a federal judge on Monday, April 10, ruled that Texas' voter ID law was filed with intent to discriminate against...

Trump’s Latest Cabinet Pick Accused of Hiring...

President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday, Jan. 18, announced his top pick for assistant to the president for Intergovernmental and Technology Initiatives — a man...

Lyft, Exposed for Racist Driving Habits, Promises...

Ride-sharing app Lyft is taking results from a recent study to heart by tracking drivers' racist practices when they pick up passengers. Both it and...

Versace Employee Fired for Pushing Back Against Using...

A former Versace employee has sued the high-end retailer alleging one of its California locations uses a special code to alert associates that a...

NAACP Leader Fights Back with Racial Discrimation...

North Carolina NAACP head Rev. William Barber is suing American Airlines for racial discrimination after he was kicked off a flight this spring. Barber was...

Black Employees Slap CNN with Class-Action Lawsuit...

Black employees of an Atlanta-based media company have filed a class-action lawsuit against the organization alleging racial discrimination. The group's lawyer, Daniel R. Meachum,...

Vons Grocery Store Apologizes for ‘Misunderstanding’ Over...

Two days after Zendaya explained a racist incident that took place between her and a store clerk, Vons grocery responded. The Disney Channel actress...

Thoughts of Death Can Come from Racial...

https://youtu.be/EJOUL9X7xss Racial discrimination, whether it's derogatory language or unequal treatment, impacts communities and individuals in different ways. For children, the effects are sometimes emotional scars,...

Airbnb Host to Customer: ‘Find Another Place...

After Black customers shared their poor experiences with temporary lodging website Airbnb with the hashtag #AirbnbWhileBlack, one woman has come forward to share some...

120 Years After the Plessy Decision, Has...

May 18 marks the 120th anniversary of the seminal Supreme Court decision Plessy v. Ferguson, which cemented Jim Crow segregation as the law of...

California Sen. Isadore Hall Wants State’s Equal...

A state senator is looking to expand a new California law, which calls for equal pay between genders, to also include race and ethnicity. Democratic...

The Price of Racism: Racial Discrimination Costs...

When someone attempts to give the price of racism a fixed dollar amount, it is time to take notice.  In this case, a researcher...