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‘F—–g N—-s!’: Video of White Students Yelling...

Utah school officials are investigating after video posted to social media this week shows a group of white teens shouting the N-word and other...

New Lawsuit Accuses Tesla Supervisors of Using...

Three former Black employees of Bay Area Tesla plant are suing after they say they were subjected to racial harassment on the job. In a...

Teacher Who Prompted Massive Student Walk Out...

https://youtu.be/aDoZLaoeBuY Several dozen students at Cliffside Park High School in New Jersey walked out of class Monday, Oct. 16, in response to a viral video...

34 Years Later, Police Arrest Five People...

Thirty-four years after his body was found abandoned on a power line, Georgia authorities believe they've finally solved the murder of 23-year-old Timothy Coggins. A...

Pennsylvania Day Care Receives Racist Letter Calling...

Police in a Pennsylvania township are investigating after a day care center received an anonymous letter calling for an African-American worker to be fired...

Working While Black: Why Emily Gets a...

*Mary (*not her real name) has a degree from one of the best colleges in the nation and is highly qualified in her field....

Virginia Man Arrested After Threatening to Murder...

A Virginia man faces up to five years in prison after police say he threatened to murder students at Washington, D.C.'s historically Black Howard...

‘You Should be Outraged’: Air Force Academy...

https://youtu.be/WfjZ1otkS3o U.S. Air Force Academy Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria issued a strong message to cadets this week after racial slurs were found written on whiteboards...

Portland Man Instructed Pit Bull to Attack...

A Portland man is accused of shouting racial epithets at a Black man and threatening to sic his pit bull on him, police and...

Mississippi Teacher Fired Over Facebook Post Telling...

A Mississippi teacher has been relieved of her duties after a racist message appeared on her Facebook page. The South Panola School District fired second-grade...

I Thought These Guys Were My Friends’:...

It's the photo seen 'round the nation: five Iowa students pictured sporting pointed white sheets reminiscent of the Ku Klux Klan while posed next...

Black Philly Cops Allege ‘Racially Hostile’ Narcotics...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FHsbO1LrIHc&feature=youtu.be   A group of Black Philadelphia cops have filed a complaint accusing supervisors of condoning a "racially hostile work environment in the Narcotics Unit." During a...

Twin Cities Bar Closes Amid Outrage Over...

After learning a Minneapolis bar owner donated $500 to former KKK leader David Duke's 2016 Senate campaign, performers' cancellations and customer boycotts forced the...

Missouri Rep. Calls for Lynching of Confederate...

A Missouri lawmaker is under fire after saying he hoped whoever is responsible for defacing a Confederate statute is caught — and then hanged. State...

Racist Image On Snapchat Earns 2 High...

  Two students at a New Mexico high school have been suspended after posting a "repugnant and hateful" image on the social media app Snapchat. Two...

Policing for Profit: How Civil Forfeiture Is...

In July, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that the Department of Justice would reinstate its civil forfeiture policy. Civil forfeiture allows law enforcement officers...

Georgia Cop Calms Nervous White Woman During...

  **UPDATE** On Thursday, Aug. 31, Cobb County Police announced plans to terminate Lt. Greg Abbott following backlash over police dash cam video showing the lieutenant...

Georgia Lawmaker Warns Black Lawyer She May...

A Republican member of the Georgia legislature issued a veiled, yet threatening warning to a former colleague who criticized his support of Civil War...

Romantic Relationship with Black Woman Is Final...

A Florida woman with former ties to a neo-Nazi group said her racist beliefs crumbled away after a chance encounter in prison changed her...

Alabama City Bucks Recent Trend, Erects New...

As Confederate monuments continue coming down across the U.S. following deadly unrest in Charlottesville, Va., an Alabama city went against the grain and erected...

Ohio State Student Apologizes for Saying Dating Black...

An Ohio State University student has apologized for offensive comments she made about Black women in a video some people — including members of...