When Racial Profiling Involves Pro Athletes

When Racial Profiling Involves Pro Athletes

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Rich Kids Are Soft, Poor Kids Need to Be Toughened Up

Are Black and White Kids Coached Differently?

by Slate

The subject here is coaching and sports. Could much of the same -- how poor Black kids and rich White kids are treated differently --… Read More

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Black Women Receive Substandard Breast Cancer Treatment and Care

by Madame Noire

We’ve known for some time that there are racial differences between the way Black women and White women experience breast cancer… Read More

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by The Atlantic

The effort to ban the word "nigger" from the NFL is not just, as Richard Sherman smartly points out, borderline racist… Read More

This Is When Racial Bias Begins To Impact A Child's Empathy For Pain, Study Suggests

Study: Children Think Black People Feel Less Pain than Whites

by Huffington Post

Ever wince when someone else stubs their toe? It turns out that the empathy we feel actually can be influenced… Read More

Black College Students Launch Artistic Social Media Campaigns About Race

Black College Students Share Stories about Race

by The Root

The 1990s babies matriculating at top-tier universities are in the midst of active protest. They have been for a while now. Back… Read More

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How Madison Avenue has Failed on Race

by Slate

The liberal establishment’s third and perhaps biggest blunder in dealing with the legacy of Jim Crow isn’t tied to the… Read More

Where Are The Black G I R Ls On Pharrell's Album Cover? Fans React

Pharrell's GIRL Cover Color Controversy

by MTV

The ever-"Happy" Pharrell Williams may need to take his light-footed lyrics to heart today because the Internet backlash… Read More

The Difference Between a White Car Thief and a Black One

The Difference Between a White Car Thief and a Black One

by #teamEBONY

YouTube channel Simple Misfits conducted a little social experiment: a White guy tried to steal a car — and then a Black guy… Read More

Which Interracial Couples Bring All the Racists to the Yard?

Black Woman/White Man Couples More Accepted than Black Man/White Woman

by Jezebel

Was the reason people got so upset about the Cheerios ad not just because it was an interracial family but because it featured a… Read More

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