Racism

South African singer Jonathan Butler says he was racially profiled at Napa Valley restaurant

1 hour ago   |   ABC

In the video, Butler said after paying his bill the manager of the restaurant followed him to his car and asked him whether he had "taken care of his server." Butler said he...
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Mississippi Town Sued After Its Former Police Chief Bragged About Killing Black People

Mississippi Town Sued After Its Former Police Chief Bragged About Killing Black People

7 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

A civil rights group is asking for a federal investigation into “systemic, condoned racism” in a small town where 86% of the population is Black.
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The Amazing Tale Of ‘Free' Frank McWorter And The Abolitionist Town Of New Philadelphia

The Amazing Tale Of ‘Free' Frank McWorter And The Abolitionist Town Of New Philadelphia

10 hours ago   |   News One

If I asked you what a Black hero looked like, what would you tell me? Would you describe a Wakandan-figured warrior with super-human strength? Or maybe when you think of a...
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Chief judge highlights proposal to weed out 'unconscious racism' on juries

17 hours ago   |   Times Union

Under a new proposal recommended by a justice task force, the use of certain juror challenges would be subject to stricter scrutiny to combat “implicit bias” and “unconscious...
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Sofia Carson Defends ‘Purple Hearts' After Critics Blast Movie for Racism, Military Propaganda

Sofia Carson Defends ‘Purple Hearts' After Critics Blast Movie for Racism, Military Propaganda

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Carson said her film aimed to "represent both sides as accurately as possible."
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World Health Organization plans to rename monkeypox over stigmatization concerns

3 days ago   |   ABC

The World Health Organization is holding an open forum to rename the disease monkeypox, after some critics raised concerns the name could be derogatory or have racist connotations
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Remembering Charlottesville: A Look Back At The Deadly ‘Unite The Right' Rally

Remembering Charlottesville: A Look Back At The Deadly ‘Unite The Right' Rally

4 days ago   |   News One

It's been five years since racism and white supremacy took center stage in Charlottesville, Virginia, and the “Unite The Right” rally ended in violence and death but much...
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Black Family Accuses Missouri Water Park Of Racism After Teens' Party Is Suddenly Canceled

Black Family Accuses Missouri Water Park Of Racism After Teens' Party Is Suddenly Canceled

4 days ago   |   News One

In today's episode of ‘ Was This Racism ?' a Black family is accusing a Missouri water park of racism after the park canceled a party for two Black teens after the family had...
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In new survey, teachers say they're being told not to talk about racism, race

5 days ago   |   NBC News

A Rand survey found 1 in 4 teachers have been told to limit class discussions on racism and bias as more than half of teachers and 59% of teachers of color oppose legal limits.
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SeaWorld CEO to meet with family, Jesse Jackson amid Sesame Place discrimination lawsuit

5 days ago   |   ABC

SeaWorld's CEO is scheduled to meet with the family of two 6-year-old Black girls who were seen on a viral video being snubbed by a costumed character at Sesame Place.
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More than 230 teacher vacancies in Milwaukee Public Schools

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Highland Park school district accelerating security upgrades after parade...

Highland Park school district accelerating security upgrades after parade shooting

HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. - The district that serves Highland Park is accelerating security upgrades for its schools in the wake of Fourth of July parade shooting. The work has a... Read more ...

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Woman Urged To Lie and Keep Her Pregnancy a Secret at Cousin's Wedding

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Another closure of 210 Freeway in San Gabriel Valley starts Wednesday night

The eastbound 210 Freeway will be closed between the 605 Freeway and Irwindale Avenue starting Wednesday at 10 p.m., continuing for five days. Read more ...