Monday, May 27, 2019

Tag: racism

Utah Police Urge Folks Not to Share...

A Utah school district says it's taking "appropriate discipline" against two high school students seen posing for a racist photo posted to social media...

After Asking Landlord for Basic Repairs, Black...

A landlord in Richmond, Virginia, launched into a full-on racist rant against his then-tenant after she requested repairs to her home. An audio recording obtained...

Kentucky Man Accused of Shooting, Killing Black...

A white man accused of gunning down two shoppers at a Kroger store in Jeffersontown, Kentucky, last fall has been ruled mentally incompetent to...

White Teen Upset His Black Schoolmates Are...

A Missouri school district is investigating after a student posted a racist rant threatening to lynch his Black schoolmates, the Springfield News-Leader reported. The 20-second...

Parents Demand Firing of Principal After She...

A California principal is suspended amid backlash over a photo showing a few teachers posing and smiling with a noose — an image she...

It Took 60 Years for University of...

The University of Alabama on Friday honored the" civil rights trailblazer" who was the first African-American student to enroll and attend the institution, bestowing...

Black Student Sues School District After She...

A Black student who attended a high school in Cleveland, Mississippi, has filed a lawsuit against her school district and its officials....

S.C. School Investigates Student Who Posed With...

A South Carolina student is under investigation and facing expulsion after posting a racist and threatening photo on Snapchat, sparking concern at her Greenville...

‘Bunch of Monkeys’: Enraged White Woman Ends...

A white Georgia woman found herself in handcuffs after berating and allegedly attacking a group of Black teenagers she accused of sneaking a friend...

‘We Want Justice’: Illinois Students Stage Walkout...

Hundreds of students staged a walkout at Homewood-Flossmoor High School in Illinois on Tuesday in response to social media posts showing three fellow students...

‘Whites Only’ Sign Found in Georgia High...

'Whites Only' Sign Purportedly Found in Georgia High School Was False Flag Intended to Spark Discussion on Race, Officials Determine

White Man Who Swerved to Hit Interracial...

A Louisiana man has been arrested on hate crime charges after police say he tried running over an interracial couple with his truck. James Descant...

Teen Pleads Guilty to Making Terroristic Threats...

A 15-year-old student Monday became the second teen to plead guilty to posting racist online threats calling for violence against Black students at Arbor...

‘Traveling While Black’ Guidebooks May Be Out...

In the summer of 2017, the NAACP issued a travel advisory for the state of Missouri. Modeled after the international advisories issued by the U.S....

California DA Who Wondered Why Someone Hasn’t...

A top gang prosecutor in San Bernardino County, Calif., is facing calls for his termination over a series of offensive, outwardly racist rants posted...

White Man Calls Police On Black Family...

In yet another case of racial profiling, a Black woman says she was harassed by a white pool-goer while she and her child were visiting the neighborhood

Teens Hurl Racial Slurs, Point Gun At...

Three Memphis teenagers were arrested after threatening a McDonald's manager. On Saturday morning the teens pulled up to the drive-thru in a 2007 Hummer HU3. According...

Parent Accuses Toronto School of Racial Profiling...

A Toronto father is taking legal action after learning of a so-called "black list" of students at his son's high school meant to track "achievement gaps" among students of color.

Louisiana Chili’s Restaurant Under Fire After Calling...

Quietly chatting with friends in a restaurant parking lot is the latest addition to a growing list of things Black folks can't sd without having the cops called on them.

Milwaukee Doctor Who Asked Co-Worker If She...

A Wisconsin children’s doctor is out of a job this week after allegedly asking a Black colleague if she wanted to be lynched.

Mayor Calls for State-Sanctioned Violence Against Black...

The mayor of a West Philadelphia town is under fire this week for a poorly misspelled Facebook post calling on police to "destroy" Black...