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CNN's Harry Houck Jr. Compares #BlackLivesMatter to KKK, Black Liberation Army  (Photo Credit: LinkedIn)

CNN’s Harry Houck Jr. Compares #BlackLivesMatter to KKK, Black Liberation Army

CNN law enforcement analyst Harry Houck Jr., who is a retired New York City police officer, compared the #BlackLivesMatter movement to the Ku Klux Klan and the Black Liberation Army during an interview with Fredericka Whitfield on Sunday. Houck said this in response to the “execution-style” murder of Harris County […]

by Janet Shan· · Race in America
#BlackLivesMatter Critic Peggy Hubbard Says "White Privilege" Doesn't Exist

#BlackLivesMatter Critic Peggy Hubbard Says “White Privilege” Doesn’t Exist

Twitter erupts over Peggy Hubbard’s continued attack on #BlackLivesMatter protesters and black-on-black crime during an appearance on “CNN Tonight” with Don Lemon. Peggy Hubbard, who served in the Navy and is married to a police officer, said there is no such thing as “white privilege.” She said she had a […]

by Janet Shan· · Race in America, Today's Headlines
Shaun King Threw His Mom Under a Bus Like Rachel Dolezal (Photo Credit:  Facebook)

Shaun King Threw His Mom Under a Bus Like Rachel Dolezal

#BlackLivesMatter activist Shaun King seems to have thrown his mother under a bus much like Rachel Dolezal did to her family when she was outed as a white woman masquerading in blackface. Talk about “Throw Momma from the Train.” King wrote a lengthy article stating that his mother told him […]

by Joy Blake· · Race in America, Today's Headlines
Family Member: #BlackLivesMatter Activist Shaun King is WHITE

Family Member: #BlackLivesMatter Activist Shaun King is WHITE

A family member told CNN’s Don Lemon that #BlackLivesMatter activist Shaun King is indeed white and not biracial as he claims. Talk about Rachel Dolezal 2.0! Lemon said during Wednesday night’s edition of CNN Tonight, “A family member tells CNN that both of King’s parents are white.” King has been blasted by […]

by Joy Blake· · Race in America, Today's Headlines
Black Lives Matter Leader Julius Jones: "All Lives Matter" is a "Violent Statement" (Photo Credit: CNN Video Screengrab)

Black Lives Matter Leader Julius Jones: “All Lives Matter” is a “Violent Statement”

#BlackLivesMatter Worcester chapter leader Julius Jones told Wolf Blitzer during an interview on CNN that saying “All Lives Matter” is a “violent statement.” Blitzer asked Jones about whether the organization would continue to disrupt rallies as they did to Bernie Sanders or whether the closed-door meeting with Hillary Clinton represented a […]

by Joy Blake· · Race in America
Hillary Clinton to Black Lives Matter Leaders:  "Work to Change Laws, Not Change Hearts (Photo Credit: CNN Video Screengrab)

Hillary Clinton to Black Lives Matter Leaders: “Work to Change Laws, Not Change Hearts

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton told Black Lives Matter leaders for the Boston chapter that they should work to “change laws” not “change hearts.” She said some people’s hearts may not change with regard to harboring racial animus. She also warned them of “lip service” from whites. Clinton met with […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections, Race in America
Report: Oath Keepers to Arm 50 Black Ferguson Protesters with AR-15 Rifles (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

Report: Oath Keepers to Arm 50 Black Ferguson Protesters with AR-15 Rifles

Oath Keepers, which has been portrayed as a far-right militia group, is reportedly planning to arm 50 black Ferguson protesters with AR-15 rifles, Free Thought Project reports. Free Thought Project:  “The decision to hold the event transpired after St. Louis County officials, in violation of Missouri’s open carry law, insisted […]

by Janet Shan· · Race in America
#BlackLivesMatter Movement is Fast Becoming a Waste of Time (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

BLACK LIVES MATTER Movement is Fast Becoming a Waste of Our Time

(OPINION) — The #BlackLivesMatter movement may have some legitimate beefs with various social issues, only they can’t seem to articulate it clearly. They are also missing the mark by targeting Democratic presidential candidates. Why not go at it from the local level? That’s where more change is effected. I never agree […]

by political diva· · Race in America
Les Voros-Bond Blasted for Calling Black Lives Matter Protesters N*ggers in Tacoma (Photo Credit: YouTube Video Screengrab)

Les Voros-Bond Blasted for Calling Black Lives Matter Protesters N*ggers in Tacoma

Les Voros-Bond, the co-owner of Dorky’s Arcade, in Tacoma, Wash., was filmed disrupting a Michael Brown protest, even calling one of the protesters a “n*gger.. News Tribune, Voros-Bond is getting blasted on social media. As he should. He can be seen in the video using his bullhorn, smirking and dancing […]

by Joy Blake· · Race in America, Today's Headlines
Trump Adviser Roger Stone Calls Roland Martin, Ana Navarro "Quota Hires" (Photo Credit: Twitter via @RogerStoneJr

Trump Adviser Roger Stone Calls Roland Martin, Ana Navarro “Quota Hires”

Donald Trump adviser Roger Stone tweeted that News One host Roland Martin and Ana Navarro are “quota hires.” Um, Roland Martin clapped back in a major way. Stone tweeted, “Ana Navarro the dumbest person on TV since CNN fired moron @rolandmartin – both quota hires #CNN.” Ana Navarro the dumbest […]