Race in America

Racist Orders Black Resident Ronica Copes, Family to Move from Lindenhurst NY Community (Photo Credit: PIX 11 Video Screengrab)

Racist Orders Black Resident Ronica Copes, Family to Move from Lindenhurst NY Community

Racist letter orders black Long Island resident Ronica Copes and family to move from mostly white Lindenhurst community. Suffolk County police have launched an investigation into a possible hate crime against a black family in Lindenhurst, NY, PIX11reports. Ronica Copes received a racist letter ordering the family to move from the […]

by · May 24, 2015 · Race in America
Huck Finn's Waiter Dakota Crochet Fired After Giving N-Word Receipt to Black Diner (Photo Credit: Facebook)

Huck Finn’s Waiter Dakota Crochet Fired After Giving N-Word Receipt to Black Diner

Dakota Crochet, a waiter at New Orleans eatery Huck Finn’s, was fired after he wrote the n*ggers on the receipt of Liryca Neville Branch, daughter of Grammy Award-winning musician Cyril Neville. Branch, 33, immediately showed the receipt to managers and also to some customers. She was assured Crochet would be fired […]

by · May 24, 2015 · Race in America
Google Maps Gives You White House When You Search for N*gger (Photo Credit: Google Maps/Washington Post)

Google Maps Gives You White House When You Search for N*gger

SHAMEFUL: Google Maps gives you White House when you search for word n*gger. Shameful. Google Maps gives you the White House when you search for the n-word. Was that an inside job from someone at the search engine giant? Washington Post:  “A reader points out that if you enter a search […]

by · May 20, 2015 · Race in America
Duke Professor Jerry Hough on Leave After Making Racial Comment About Blacks (Photo Credit: Duke University)

Duke Professor Jerry Hough on Leave After Making Racial Comment About Blacks

Duke University professor Jerry Hough on leave after posting racial comments about blacks on NY Times website. Duke University professor Jerry Hough came under fire for comments he made on The New York Times website comparing “the blacks” and “the Asians.” Hough wrote that Asians “didn’t feel sorry for themselves, […]

by · May 17, 2015 · Race in America
Nancy Gordeuk Loses Job Over Racist Comment About “Black People”

Nancy Gordeuk Loses Job Over Racist Comment About “Black People”

Nancy Gordeuk loses job following racist remarks about “black people” during graduation ceremony. TNT Academy founder and principal Nancy Gordeuk lost her job over racist comments she made during the graduation ceremony last Friday about “black people.” More from CBS Atlanta: Georgia NAACP President Francys Johnson said he received an […]

by · May 14, 2015 · Race in America
Black Fox News Contributor: Michelle Obama Should Have Thanked Affirmative Action for Success

Black Fox News Contributor: Michelle Obama Should Have Thanked Affirmative Action for Success

Black Fox News contributor Angela McGlowan upset Michelle Obama talked about racism during commencement speech. Self-loathing at its worst. Fox News managed to get a black contributor to throw Michelle Obama under a bus for her comments about racism during her commencement speech at Tuskegee University last weekend. Angela McGlowan told […]

by · May 12, 2015 · Race in America
Kansas Furniture Store Owner Closes Shop, Disses Town as “Obamaville”

Kansas Furniture Store Owner Closes Shop, Disses Town as “Obamaville”

Kansas furniture store owner Robert Fyfe closed shop but not before taking a parting shot to the residents of Lawrence. The sign posted on the side of a red truck says the town is “Commie & Candy Ass Capitol [sic] of Kansas — Goodbye Obamaville.” Fyfe called President Obama “a […]

by · May 11, 2015 · Race in America
Los Angeles County Settles Discrimination Case with Justice Department

Los Angeles County Settles Discrimination Case with Justice Department

Los Angeles County has settled a discrimination case filed by the Justice Department alleging civil rights abuses by sheriff’s deputies in the Mojave Desert. The settlement requires three years of monitoring and changes in training and policies regarding use-of-force. The DOJ found a pattern of discrimination against blacks and Hispanics […]

by · April 28, 2015 · Race in America
Police, Officials Resign After Tyrus Byrd Elected Parma’s First Black Mayor

Police, Officials Resign After Tyrus Byrd Elected Parma’s First Black Mayor

Tyrus Byrd and Parma MO police drama Tyrus Byrd, who is black, was elected mayor of Parma, Mo., and five of their six police officers and several other top officials have resigned, out of “fear for their safety.” The residents of Parma say they have no idea why the mass […]

by · April 20, 2015 · Race in America
Report: Tampa Police Officers Targeting Black Cyclists

Report: Tampa Police Officers Targeting Black Cyclists

Tampa police officers targeting black cyclists BIKING WHILE BLACK:  A recent study by the Tampa Bay Times has found that Tampa cops are targeting black cyclists more than any other race. The analysis of more than 10,000 bicycle tickets issued by the Tampa police over the past 12 years found […]

by · April 19, 2015 · Race in America