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Articles by: Kaitlyn D'Onofrio
Kaitlyn D'Onofrio is associate editor at DiversityInc.

Bill Seeks to Ban Harmful Conversion Therapy Nationwide

Bill Seeks to Ban Harmful Conversion Therapy Nationwide

“So-called ‘conversion therapy’ isn’t therapy at all — it’s a tortuous, fraudulent practice,” said Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.), one of the bill’s sponsors.

Police Officer Slams, Beats Black Man for ‘Jaywalking’: Video, Nandi Cain

‘Walking While Black’: Man Beaten by Cop Abused in Jail, Lawsuit States

“This is one of the most outrageous unprovoked assaults since Rodney King,” said John Burris, an attorney for Nandi Cain Jr.

Republicans Urge Trump to Enact Discriminatory Executive Order

Republicans Urge Trump to Enact Discriminatory Executive Order

Republicans told the president to consider Americans that “have been harmed and left unprotected for far too many years” — religious conservatives.

Trump Agenda Pushes Racism Over States’ Rights and Law Enforcement Programs

Trump Agenda Pushes Racism Over States’ Rights and Law Enforcement Programs

Undocumented not a criminal problem, according to local authorities.

Fox Replaces O’Reilly With a Misogynist Racist

Fox Replaces O’Reilly With a Misogynist Racist

Beloved by David Duke and the DailyStormer.com, Tucker Carlson will take O’Reilly’s spot.

Black State Prosecutor Received Noose, Racist Threats

Black State Prosecutor Received Noose, Racist Threats

Authorities in Florida are investigating a string of threats against State Attorney Aramis Ayala, who received backlash after announcing her office will not seek the death penalty in cases.

Montana GOP House Speaker Rejects Bill in Order to Hinder Democratic Voting

Montana GOP House Speaker Rejects Bill in Order to Hinder Democratic Voting

A proposed bill to allow mail-in ballots for the state’s special election would have saved the state about $750,000 — a small price to keep Democrats from casting a vote.

Lawsuit Filed Against Neo-Nazi Website Founder

Lawsuit Filed Against Neo-Nazi Website Founder

“In the old days, Andrew Anglin would have burned a cross on Tanya's front lawn,” SPLC President Richard Cohen said. “In the digital age, he launched a troll storm against her.”

Georgetown Names Campus Buildings After People it Sold into Slavery

Georgetown Names Campus Buildings After People it Sold into Slavery

“Their pain is still here. It burns in the soul of every person of African descent in the United States,” said a descendant of one of the 272 people the university sold in 1838.

Americans Don’t Trust Trump: Poll

Americans Don’t Trust Trump: Poll

Trust in the president to keep his word has declined in every group the data analyzed. Old white men still on board.

Trump Supporter Says Trump Campaign ‘Urged’ Him to Assault Woman at Rally

Trump Supporter Says Trump Campaign ‘Urged’ Him to Assault Woman at Rally

A man accused of assaulting a protester at a Trump rally “would not have acted as he did without Trump and/or Trump campaign’s specific urging and inspiration,” according to a court filing.

Two Officers Fired for Kicking, Punching Black Man During Traffic Stop: Video

Two Officers Fired for Kicking, Punching Black Man During Traffic Stop: Video

One officer kicked Demetrius Hollins in the head while he was handcuffed.

Anti-Defamation League Offers to Teach Spicer About Holocaust

Anti-Defamation League Offers to Teach Spicer About Holocaust

Spicer’s repeated offensive statements “have exposed a serious gap in your knowledge of the Holocaust, its impact, and the lessons we can learn from it,” the ADL told the White House spokesman.

Police Officer Slams, Beats Black Man for ‘Jaywalking’: Video, Nandi Cain

Police Officer Slams, Beats Black Man for ‘Jaywalking’: Video

“I thought I was going to be like the next Trayvon Martin,” Nandi Cain Jr. said after the incident. Meanwhile, the Justice Department calls for less police reform.

Teacher Fired for Controversial Racial Assignment

Teacher Fired for Controversial Racial Assignment

Questions asking how comfortable students are around Blacks, Muslims, gays and other groups sparked a debate on how to teach about racism in schools — if at all.

N.C. Republicans Seek to Ban Gay Marriage

N.C. Republicans Seek to Ban Gay Marriage

The “Uphold Historical Marriage Act” would not recognize same-sex marriage whether they were conducted in the state or not.

Trump On Track to Outspend Obama’s Two-Term Travel Costs in One Year

Trump On Track to Outspend Obama’s Two-Term Travel Costs in One Year

The president has spent an estimated $21.6 million on travel to Mar-a-Lago, while Obama spent $97 million in travel over eight years.