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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
GA School Nurse Uses Racial Slurs, Profanity to 6th Grader Jason Ezzard  (Photo Credit: WXIA Video Screengrab)

GA School Nurse Used Racial Slurs, Profanity to 6th Grader Jason Ezzard

Georgia middle school nurse, Beverly Barnes, gets two-day suspension following physical confrontation with 11-year-old Jason Ezzard, used racial slurs, profanity. Mundy’s Mill Middle School nurse Beverly Barnes was suspended for two days after telling an 11-year-old boy that “I’ll f*ck you up” during a physical altercation, WXIA reports. Six students and […]

by · May 20, 2015 · Today's Headlines
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
Right Wing Goes in Racist Mode Over Obama's POTUS Twitter Account (Photo Credit: Addicting Info)

Right Wing Goes in Racist Mode Over Obama’s POTUS Twitter Account

The right wing lunatics went into full racist mode with President Obama’s first tweet from the official POTUS Twitter account (@Potus). Hello, Twitter! It's Barack. Really! Six years in, they're finally giving me my own account. — President Obama (@POTUS) May 18, 2015 The hatred unleashed over POTUS Twitter account: […]

by · May 18, 2015 · Politics
Rand Paul: Bill Clinton Put “Generation of Black Men in Prison”

Rand Paul: Bill Clinton Put “Generation of Black Men in Prison”

GOP presidential candidate Rand Paul says Bill Clinton put a “generation of black men in prison.” Republican presidential hopeful Rand Paul says Bill Clinton put a “generation of black men in prison.” Um, he still won’t get the black vote. No matter how hard he tries. “If I were the […]

by · May 18, 2015 · Elections
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
U.S. Senate Candidate Loretta Sanchez Appears to Mock American Indians

U.S. Senate Candidate Loretta Sanchez Under Fire Over Racially Insensitive Gesture

Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-CA) appears to mimick racial stereotype of American Indians U.S. Senate candidate, Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-CA) is under fire after mimicking a racial stereotype of American Indians, the Sacramento Bee reports. Loretta Sanchez: “I am going to his office, thinking that I am going to meet with a,” she […]

by · May 17, 2015 · Elections
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
Abolitionist Harriet Tubman Favorite to Replace Andrew Jackson on $20  (Photo Credit: Women on 20s)

Abolitionist Harriet Tubman Favorite to Replace Andrew Jackson on $20

“Underground Railroad” conductor Harriet Tubman favorite to replace Andrew Jackson on $20 bill Abolitionist Harriet Tubman is the favorite to replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill. Tubman, who is best remembered for her role as a conductor in the Underground Railroad, was one of four finalists in a competition […]

by · May 12, 2015 · Today's Headlines