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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.

White Nationalists Harass Black AU Student as FBI Investigates Nooses Found

White Nationalists Harass Black AU Student as FBI Investigates Nooses Found

Online threats against American University’s student president were encouraged by a neo-Nazi website publisher who endorsed the candidacy of Donald Trump.

FBI Investigates Racially Charged Banana, Noose Incident at American University

Racist incidents targeted American University’s first Black woman student government president and targeted her sorority, Alpha Kappa Alpha.

Fox News Co-President Bill Shine Out, Lawsuits Tarnish Network

Fox News Co-President Bill Shine Out, Lawsuits Tarnish Network

Bill Shine resigns at the same time a Fox News contributor claims she was taken off the air for no longer being "physically perfect."

White Man Who Shot 5 BLM Protesters Gets 15-Year Sentence

Allen Scarsella’s actions were fueled by “repugnant, racist ideas,” said the presiding judge.

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.

Serena Williams Responds to ‘Racist’ Remark About Her Unborn Child

Serena Williams Responds to Racist Remark About Her Unborn Child

“It disappoints me to know we live in a society in which people like Ilie Nastase can make such racist comments towards myself and unborn child,” Serena Williams said.

Reporter Kelly Wright Named as a Plaintiff in Fox News Discrimination Lawsuit

Kelly claims he "has been effectively sidelined and asked to perform the role of a 'Jim Crow' — the racist caricature of a Black entertainer.”

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.

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.