Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Tag: racism

U.S. Removes Haiti from List of Nations...

The Trump administration has removed Haiti from a list of countries whose citizens are allowed to apply for low-skill work in the U.S. through...

Ohio Teacher Admits to Telling Black Student...

A Cincinnati mother is demanding action from school leaders after she says a white social studies teacher told her son his classmates would lynch...

Chris Cuomo Can’t Believe Joe Arpaio Still...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PFfY6_hcfxk Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio is at again. During an appearance on CNN's "Cuomo Primetime" Wednesday, Jan. 10, Arpaio charged that former President Barack Obama's...

Decades After His Brutal Racially Motivated Murder,...

  Nearly 34 years after his racially charged murder, Timothy Coggins' grave finally bears his name. The Coggins family unveiled the new headstone Saturday, Dec. 30,...

Japanese Comedy Show Featuring Actor In Blackface...

  A Japanese TV show is under fire after a skit featuring one of the country's most famous comedians sporting blackface aired on New Year's...

Texas Students Turn Pancakes Into Racist Message...

  An African-American waitress at an IHOP in Sherman, Texas got a less-than-pleasant start to the new year after stumbling upon a disgustingly racist message...

‘Black People Are Trash’: California Teen’s Racist...

A California school district is investigating after a video of student hurling racist remarks against African-Americans went viral on social media this week, sparking...

Black Tennessee Man to Vandals Who Left...

An African-American man who found a noose and white supremacist flag hanging near his home this week says the act of intimidation isn't enough...

Florida Official Who Told Black Residents They...

A volunteer board member in Boynton Beach, Fla. has resigned amid allegations she hurled racist comments at residents during a recent meeting to discuss...

Charge Dropped for ‘It’s OK To Be...

Prosecutors have dropped a breach of peace charge filed against a conservative commentator over a confrontation he had with protesters at the University of...

KKK Member-Turned-Catholic Priest Apologizes for Cross Burning...

Once a high-ranking member of the Ku Klux Klan, a Roman Catholic priest from Virginia is finally apologizing to the Black couple he terrorized...

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-Y8h6ZMjjQ Four 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...
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