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Teacher Allegedly Called Black Students ‘Rats,’ School District to Take Action

Teacher Allegedly Called Black Students ‘Rats,’ School District to Take Action

Fourth-grade students subjected to a Florida teacher’s racism.

Sammy Sosa's new lighter appearance raises deeper questions about skin color.

Sammy Sosa’s Changing Looks are Skin Deep

Sammy Sosa's pinkish skin tone raises deeper questions.

Racist Airbnb Host Invokes Trump in Hateful Tirade

Racist Airbnb Host Invokes Trump in Hateful Tirade

“It’s why we have Trump,” the former host, who was ordered to take a course on Asian American studies as part of her punishment, told a prospective renter.

Social Media Users Question KKK Supporter’s Dreadlocks

KKK Supporter Called Out for Wearing Dreadlocks

A photo of a Klan supporter at a rally wearing a hairstyle culturally associated with Black people goes viral.

Colin Kaepernick is currently without an NFL team to call home, but is his fate self-inflicted?

Is Kaepernick’s Fate Self-Inflicted?

NFL manager says teams will use Kaepernick as cautionary tale to prevent players "from doing what he did."

NRA Ad Calls for Violence Toward ‘Black and Brown’ People, Says Tamika Mallory

“The video is very dangerous and threatening to people who are practicing their First Amendment rights in this country,” Mallory, Women’s March co-president, told DiversityInc.

Ava DuVernay to Tell the Story of 'Central Park Rapists'

Ava DuVernay to Tell the Story of ‘Central Park Rapists’

Five young Black and Latino men accused of gang rape — were wrongfully convicted. Donald Trump took out full-page ads to fuel public opinion and doubled down just last year.

Adults Perceive Black Girls as 'Less Innocent' than White Girls: Georgetown Study

Adults Perceive Black Girls as ‘Less Innocent’ than White Girls: Georgetown Study

The study finds substantial bias toward Black girls beginning at age five.

Black Professor Fired After Dispute on Fox News Over BLM Event

Lisa Durden lost her job following an appearance on Tucker Carlson's show.

Serena Williams Would Rank 'No. 700' if She Played Against Men, Says John McEnroe

Serena Williams Would Rank ‘No. 700’ if She Played Against Men, Says John McEnroe

Williams responds to McEnroe’s sexist comments that question her ability to defeat pro tennis players in the men’s circuit.

Racism Tied to Worse Asthma Symptoms for Black Youth

Racism Tied to Worse Asthma Symptoms for Black Youth

When they had not experienced these forms of discrimination, children and young adults were almost twice as likely to have well-controlled asthma than when they had.

Yale Dean Resigns After Hateful Yelp Reviews Go Public

Yale Dean Resigns After Hateful Yelp Reviews Go Public

The former dean called people “white trash,” “low class folks” and “barely educated morons.”

Video Shows Philando Castile Did Not Have to Die

Video Shows Philando Castile Did Not Have to Die

Dashcam video shows what happened before police killed Castile during a traffic stop.

Bill Maher Only Apologizes for Racist Remark After Backlash

Bill Maher Only Apologizes for Racist Remark After Backlash

Calling his use of the N-word “a joke” and giving a stale apology indicate Maher does not believe his actions warranted criticism at all.

Princeton Professor: Fox News Segment Provoked ‘Violent Intimidation’

Princeton Professor: Fox News Segment Provoked ‘Violent Intimidation’

“I have been threatened with lynching and having the bullet from a .44 Magnum put in my head,” said Professor Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor.

‘N-Word’ Sprayed on LeBron James’ L.A. Home

‘N-Word’ Sprayed on LeBron James’ L.A. Home

“No matter how much money you’ve got, no matter how famous you are, no matter how many people admire you, being a Black man in America is very frightening,” James said.

Noose Found at Smithsonian’s African American Museum

Noose Found at Smithsonian’s African American Museum

The incident marks the second time in one week a noose was found at a Smithsonian museum.

White Neo-Nazi Fascists Recruited on Campus Where Black Student Was Killed

White Neo-Nazi Fascists Recruited on Campus Where Black Student Was Killed

Richard Collins III was murdered on the University of Maryland’s College Park campus where American Vanguard distributed racist propaganda.

Richard Collins III

Second Lt. Richard Collins III Was a Victim of Domestic Terrorism

The soldier lost his life in America’s ongoing battle with racism.

Fox News: New Discrimination Lawsuits Filed

A Fox News Radio shift editor claims women were called “whores” and “sluts” by Ron Flatter, a former radio anchor, who wasn’t reprimanded.

Racist Remark Gets Fox Co-Host Bob Beckel Fired

Racist Remark Gets Fox Co-Host Bob Beckel Fired

Beckel was irked when a Black IT employee came to his office to fix his computer.

Only Black People are Racist, Civil Rights Made Them Lazy, Says Big Trump Donor

Only Black People are Racist, Civil Rights Made Them Lazy, Says Big Trump Donor

A former employee has filed a lawsuit against Robert Mercer, who said the Civil Rights Act of 1964 “infantilized” Blacks by dissuading them from working.

Alt-Right Leads Torch-Bearing Protest of Pending Confederate Statue Removal

Alt-Right Leads Torch-Bearing Protest of Pending Confederate Statue Removal

“You're seeing a display of torches at night, which is reminiscent of the KKK," said Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer.

White Cop Faces Racism in Police Department After Discovering Black Ancestry

White Cop Faces Racism in Police Department After Discovering Black Ancestry

Lawsuit raises questions on the validity of DNA testing, who qualifies as a victim of discrimination and the social construct of race.