Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Tag: racism

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 Novelist Recently, 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/i4JcA2lPC1I A 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...

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...
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