Thursday, November 21, 2019

Tag: Florida

‘All N—–s Are Good for Is Cleaning’:...

A Black former Navy technician is suing a Florida heavy equipment company after his supervisor allegedly said “all n-----s are good for...

As Feds Investigate Andrew Gillum, Florida Passes...

The campaign of former gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum was subpoenaed in connection with the 2018 election. This as Gillum's election opponent,...

Third ‘Crazy White Boy’ Gang Member Arrested,...

The third person in an alleged group of Florida gang members has been arrested following the January assault on a Black man...

Florida Republican Refuses to Resign Over Blackface...

Republican Rep. Anthony Sabatini of Florida is the latest politician facing calls for his ouster after damning high school photos of him dressed in...

Over a Million Convicted Felons In Florida...

Florida voters approved Amendment 4 on Tuesday, which will allow felons to vote again in future elections. Convicted felons automatically had their voting rights restored...

In Florida, Determining Hurricane Michael Death Toll...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — In Florida, a grim task is unwinding slowly: Finding out how many people were killed in Hurricane Michael. The storm that...

Supercharged Hurricane Threatens Florida With 150 mph...

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Gaining fury with every passing hour, Hurricane Michael closed in Wednesday on the Florida Panhandle with potentially catastrophic winds...

Florida Man Was So Envious of His...

A South Daytona resident was shocked to find his car in flames by his jealous white neighbor early Sunday morning Ronald Sweet of Florida said...

Florida Teacher Suspended For Allegedly Using a...

A white middle school teacher in Jackson, FL has been suspended without pay for reportedly using a racial slur while conversing with students. David Swinyar,...

After Being Homeless Herself, Tampa Stylist Determined...

When Giving Hands Beauty Salon opened its doors in 2013 in Tampa, Fla., there was no question that the goal would be to give...

FBI Director Says Lack of System for...

Since the 2014 officer-involved shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, community activists have been calling for federal accountability and oversight into...

10 More Incidents of Racism in Sororities...

Statue Noose Last April at the University of Mississippi, the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity chapter was shut down after three members hung a noose around...

10 American States With the Most Lynchings...

Mississippi With well over 581 lynchings, Mississippi tops the list with the most total lynchings during this time, according to statistics provided by the Tuskegee...

7 Best Black TV Dads Of All...

"Dr. Heathcliff 'Cliff' Huxtable The recent disturbing allegations about actor/comedian Bill Cosby’s personal life have been devastating to his legacy, which was largely created by...

Marissa Alexander Is Under Strict House Arrest...

Though much of the public may be under the impression that she is walking free, Marissa Alexander actually remains under house arrest as she...

Tiger Woods to Open Restaurant in Jupiter,...

Tiger Woods' play has been hard to swallow -- for him and his fans. The hope is that the food at his upcoming new...

Study: Voting Precincts with More Black Voters...

In yet another indictment of the systemic racism African-Americans must battle on a daily basis, a new report suggests that voting precincts with more...

‘Stand Our Ground Week’ Organized to Raise...

As the Aug. 1 court hearing for Marissa Alexander draws closer, supporters continue to stand by the side of the Florida woman who is...

Top 10 Most Racist States in America

Methodology: Analysts at Floating Sheep, a website run by a group of independent cyber-geography researchers, found there was a spike of racist tweets on Twitter during and after...

March Madness: Final Four Set With Badgers,...

Remarkable, but the NCAA tournament tops itself almost every year. This version of March Madness produced countless dramatic finishes, upsets, surprises and heroes. Only...