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Facial Recognition Technology: Programmed Racial Discrimination Looms

You’re walking down a city block at lunchtime and, as you pass by a pizza place, an ad for $1 off of a small...

Massachusetts School Investigates Cluster of Racist Videos,...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F-Y8h6ZMjjQFour videos containing what officials describe as racist and hate-filled language have prompted an investigation at a Massachusetts high school.Last week, Brookline High School...

White Supremacist Group Gives Nazi Salute, Posts...

 Campus police at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas are working to identify a group of men caught on surveillance footage posting racist, homophobic...

Student Loan Vise: Some States Suspending Licenses...

Depending on context, the words student loans can evoke dreams or nightmares. For millions of Americans who otherwise might not realize their academic aspirations,...

Winthrop Poll: Majority of Black Americans Feel...

Over three-fourths of Black Americans believe racial minorities are under attack in the U.S., according to a recent Winthrop University survey.The latest Winthrop poll,...

Evergreen College Employee Who Called for Anti-Racist...

After months of being harassed online, an Evergreen State College employee who proposed a controversial change to the school's annual "Day of Absence/Day of...

Baltimore Woman Charged After Filing False Report...

A 46-year-old Baltimore woman has been charged after authorities say she gave a false report about a robbery and attempted carjacking by two Black...

UK Student Who Compared BLM to ‘Planet...

Two University of Sheffield students are in hot water after posting racially offensive memes in their course group chat last week.Screenshots from a computer...

Vroom Vroom: The Short, but Poignant History...

It's been nearly 46 years since the world of NASCAR saw a full-time African-American driver at the wheel, but all that is about to...

UNF Suspends ‘Nazi’ Student Who Shared Threatening...

Officials at the University of North Florida said there will be an increased presence of armed officers on campus this week in response to...

Cornell Student Who Brutally Attacked Black Peer...

A white Cornell University student now faces hate crimes charges in connection to a September attack that authorities believe may have been racially motivated.On...

Go Back to Africa’: NJ Student Group’s...

Racial tensions reached a fever pitch at Gloucester Institute of Technology in New Jersey last week after a group of students sported Confederate flag...

‘It’s OK to be White’ Signs, Pop...

Posters proclaiming "It's OK to be White" have been spotted on college campuses and city streets across the U.S. this week, sparking outrage and...

Feds Arrest Former N.J. Police Chief Who...

A retired New Jersey police chief who compared Black Americans to the terror group ISIS and said he'd "like to be on the firing...

Miami Firemen Terminated After Placing Noose Over...

A Miami fire chief is standing behind his decision to fire six firefighters accused of placing a noose on a Black colleague's family photo...

Louisiana Teen Accused of Setting Fire to...

A Louisiana teen faces multiple charges after authorities say he stole two Entergy utility trucks and set fire to an African-American church.Richland Parish Sheriff...

No, Your Black Wealth Isn’t Enough to...

Over 60 percent of Black Americans earning $75,000 a year or more say they've been the target of a racial slur compared to 40...

The Truest Form of Identity Politics Belongs...

“In this country American means white. Everybody else has to hyphenate.”— quote from Toni Morrison, Nobel and Pulitzer Prize-Winning NovelistRecently, the killing of four...

Sentencing of Two White South African Farmers...

A South African court has postponed the sentencing of two white farmers convicted of kidnapping, intimidation and assault with the intent to cause serious...

Remainder of Football Season Cancelled In Wake...

https://youtu.be/i4JcA2lPC1IA middle school football team in Virginia has forfeited the remainder of its season amid fallout over an obscene locker room video showing white...

‘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...
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