12/12/2014 2:23 pm
Kaiser Permanente Chairman and CEO Bernard J. Tyson says the first step in changing negative behavior is to understand the underlying imagery of the Black male, which doesn’t represent reality.
12/08/2014 11:58 am
In the Netherlands, Santa Claus doesn’t have elves. Instead, he has a Blackface assistant named Black Pete. After years of this tradition, some are finally calling the character racist.
12/03/2014 4:37 pm
Nearly two weeks after St. Louis grand jury declines to indict Darren Wilson in the shooting of Michael Brown, a Staten Island grand jury also refuses to indict NYPD Officer Daniel Pataleo in the chokehold death of Eric Garner.
Racist critics create the hashtag, saying a Black stormtrooper within the Star Wars galaxy is impossible, following the appearance of Black actor John Boyega in the opening scene of a teaser trailer. Watch the promo here.
11/10/2014 11:08 am
Attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch is no stranger to highly charged, racially sensitive police-brutality investigations, having handled one of New York City’s highest-profile cases.