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The panel states it is “extremely concerned about the human rights situation of African Americans.”
In incidents involving unarmed Black men, such as with Alfred Olango, police used deadly force. A Harvard report confirms Blacks are more likely to be killed by police than whites.
Officer Betty Shelby could face four years in prison if convicted of manslaughter following the shooting of Terence Crutcher.
Keith Lamont Scott, 43, was shot by a police officer in North Carolina on Tuesday afternoon.
Georgia Rejects Thousands of Minority Voter Registration Applications Due to Typos, Misspelled Names
"They have one goal in mind, and that is to suppress the vote from folks whose values are progressive-leaning in this country."
The nonpartisan institute participates in court cases and fights divisive rhetoric with facts in the fight for equal voting rights for disenfranchised groups.
"When we designed the platform — three white guys — there were a lot of things we didn't think about," Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky said.
Trump has 2 percent of the Black vote, so his campaign conducts a rally in a predominantly Black city. Charles Blow calls outreach “a lie.”
The local White Lives Matter group is connected to the Aryan Renaissance Society, a neo-Nazi group.
"The smog created by that history of racial inequality continues to compromise our health."
Highly profitable private prisons, which aided in the increased incarceration of Blacks and Latinos due to racial disparities in sentencing, have been deemed highly unsafe.
A racist and hostile social media interaction cost Corey Multer his job.
Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke blamed the riots in the city on "tribal behavior" resulting from households led by single mothers, but the city's history and data tells otherwise.
The court's denial of a proposed motion to stay the court's earlier decision regarding a voter ID law could set the precedent for future cases.
The Olympian faced unwarranted scrutiny by the public, which is a reflection of greater societal issues.
Scholar Chuck Collins talks with DiversityInc about a new report, which found that if public policy changes are not made, Black and Latino families won’t match white wealth for centuries.
While at a party in Raleigh, Kouren-Rodney Bernard Thomas was shot by a white man who told 911 "frigging Black males" were outside his "frigging house."
Ken Walker and his family in the Buffalo, New York, area lost everything they owned in a fire set by their neighbor, a former firefighter, arrested for arson.
Following a barrage of racist tweets at Leslie Jones, co-star of "Ghostbusters," Milo Yiannopoulos' account was permanently suspended.
Racist slurs poured in just as a Jewish former governor applauded the GOP for its positive relationship with Israel and the Jewish community.
How Bahamians react to authorities when they've done nothing wrong — same as white people here.
“I’d be the only person in Congress openly defending the rights and the heritage of European Americans,” Duke said.
Harassment, unlawful detention, paperwork flimflammery, humiliation alleged in retaliation against video witnesses to Alton's senseless death.