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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...

Study: People of African Descent Experience Widespread...

Afrophobia is an ongoing and widespread problem in Europe, with Black people experiencing racial discrimination in education, employment, health, policing and the criminal justice...

Everyday Racism, Other Stress Makes Black People...

Are you sick of racism on the job, or from the police, or in other areas of daily life?  If you are Black in...

Univ. of Vermont Study Reveals Some White...

While some Hollywood stars such as Tom Cruise, Sandra Bullock and Madonna are known for adopting Black children, transcultural adoptions are not as common...

A Racial Penalty? Toyota to Pay Over $20...

Institutional racism in the auto financing industry is alive and well, as it was announced that Toyota Credit, the financing arm of the automotive...

#BlackInBrooklynTech Reveals Racism and Principal’s Slow Response...

Students at the Brooklyn Technical High School in New York City are taking to social media to air their grievances about the school's alleged racism. The...