Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Tag: Racial Discrimination

Republicans Just Made It Easier For Auto...

The Republican Party policies of financial deregulation and rollback of civil rights enforcement have come together, as the U.S. Senate gives the green light...

Watch: L.A. Fitness Calls Cops On Black...

https://www.facebook.com/tshyrad.oates/videos/pcb.1935575163119174/1935572926452731/?type=3&theater Days after Starbucks was thrust into the national spotlight over a racial discrimination incident, L.A. Fitness is going viral for a similar case. A New...

Cardi B Gets Real About Racial Discrimination...

https://youtu.be/zSimS1In0HY?t=6m59s On a Sunday, April 1 Instagram Live stream, rapper Cardi B broke down the racism she experiences in America. The message served as a reminder...

Nonprofit Leader Resigns After Repeatedly Harassing Black...

The leader of a Nashville nonprofit resigned amid allegations he repeatedly sexually harassed a Black female employee, including an instance where the woman said...

Woman Sues Atlanta Hawks for Giving Special...

A former Atlanta Hawks employee is claiming that a Black director created a culture at the organization that allowed for discrimination against white employees....

4 Black Arkansas Officers Were Fed Up...

Four Little Rock officers are suing the city over claims of race and age-based discrimination, signaling a widening rift between the city's Black police...

A Georgia High School Class of ’69...

Former students of Georgia's Pike County Consolidated High School Class of 1969 received their diplomas almost 50 years later. At the all-black high school, several students...

T.I. Lands New Gig With Houston’s Restaurant...

T.I. has lifted the boycott on Houston's restaurant after meeting with leaders of the establishment.  Last year, Houston's had several situations where Black patrons...

Social Pressure: How a Black Restaurant Owner...

In society, privilege is everywhere in terms of wealth and race. Yet those who are the beneficiaries of privilege may not necessarily be compelled...

Police Discriminate Against African-Americans During Annual Bike...

.mcclatchy-embed{position:relative;padding:40px 0 56.25%;height:0;overflow:hidden;max-width:100%}.mcclatchy-embed iframe{position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%;height:100%} The NAACP and three others are suing the city of Myrtle Beach and the local police department over what they see...

Mother Brought to Tears Describing Constant Discrimination...

Lincoln High School girls varsity basketball team will play the remaining of the season without their head coach Ashley Stewart. The head coach was benched...

10 Years After Apology for ‘Stolen’ Generations...

Ten years after offering a public apology for the decades of institutional racism and abuse against indigenous Australians, former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd...

Rapper Joey Badass Claims He Was Racially...

Rapper Joey Badass shared with his Twitter followers a very unpleasant experience with American Airlines.  "American Airlines is the best airline for racial discrimination,"...

Judge Blocks Arizona Ethnic Studies Ban That...

PHOENIX (AP) — A U.S. judge has permanently blocked an ethnic studies ban in Arizona public schools that dismantled a popular Mexican-American studies program,...

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...

Woman Sues Banana Republic For Discrimination

A woman is taking Banana Republic to court after she says a store manager deemed her braids "too urban." Destiny Tompkins is filing a...

NAACP Warns Black Passengers Against Traveling with...

The NAACP has issued a travel advisory against American Airlines following a series of alleged discriminatory incidents involving African-American passengers. The nation's oldest and largest...

Rethinking Removing Confederate Memorials: Why This May...

In Virginia, emotions are running hot. Following the death of one and the injuring of 19 after a car plowed into a group of...

Goldman Sachs Banker Claims She Was Discriminated...

A Black staffer in Goldman Sachs' personal wealth management division is suing the mega bank and one of its managers, claiming she was discriminated...

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...