racism

Take on America, 100 Black Men

100 Black Men Get Real About How America Treats Black Boys

by Christina Santi   Oct 18, 2018

Take on America, a new PBS series curated by OZY Media, tackles how race adds nuance to societal issues. During the premiere episode, “Black... Read More

Robin Anderson, Applebees

Black Woman Arrested Before Applebee’s Interview, Claims Racism

by Christina Santi   Oct 17, 2018

Robin Anderson filed a lawsuit on Monday claiming Wisconsin police racially profiled her after she was arrested by gunpoint while waiting for a job... Read More

white georgia cop, black boy, excessive force

White Georgia Officer Strong-arms Black Boy

by Christina Santi   Oct 16, 2018

A police officer in  Cobb County, Georgia, was recorded reprimanding a small Black boy in the mall using excessive force, according to Heavy.com. In the... Read More

Senate Candidate Likened Michelle Obama to a Chimp in 2009

Senate Candidate Likened Michelle Obama to a Chimp in 2009

by Sarafina Wright   Oct 15, 2018

In 2009, Republican state senator Karin Housley, compared First Lady Michelle Obama to a “chimp” on  Facebook — now she’s running to represent Minnesota... Read More

White woman, cops, black child

‘Cornerstore Caroline’ Apologizes For Accusing Black Boy of Groping Her

by Teddy Grant   Oct 15, 2018

The White woman dubbed “Cornerstore Caroline,” who called the police on a young Black child she accused of groping her, apologized on Friday after... Read More

Andrew Wheeler, EPA Chief

Report: Head of EPA Liked Racist Post About Obamas

by Teddy Grant   Oct 10, 2018

The acting head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Andrew Wheeler, is alleged to have liked racist memes about the Obamas on Facebook... Read More

Cop, Nazi, Flashlight

Ex-Cop Fired for Assaulting Black Man Says Nazi Flashlight Wasn’t His

by Teddy Grant   Oct 10, 2018

A former police officer accused of using excessive force on a handcuffed Black man claims another cop vandalized a department-issued flashlight with a Nazi... Read More

Domino's pizza, n-word, racial slur

Domino’s Pizza Worker Fired After Customer Saw N-Word on Receipt

by Teddy Grant   Oct 08, 2018

A Domino’s pizza employee was fired from their job last week after a customer complained that a racial slur was written on the receipt... Read More

Sherry Hall, Georgia COp

Georgia Cop Who Lied About Black Man Shooting Her Gets 15 Years

by Christina Santi   Oct 04, 2018

Police officer Sherry Hall was sentenced to 15 years in prison followed by 23 years of probation on Aug. 30 after fabricating a story... Read More

Dear White People: Watch Ally Use Her White Privilege to Stand Up for People of Color

Dear White People: Watch Ally Use Her White Privilege to Stand Up for People of Color

by Jessica Bennett   Oct 04, 2018

In today’s heated racial climate, it’s easy to get caught up in our differences. Still, there are people from all walks of life who... Read More