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Massachusetts Attorney General Probes Racism Allegations Against Boston Museum
A teacher accused staffers at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts of racially profiling her students during a field trip.
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Sephora Won't Solve Racism In An Hour, Obviously.
The makeup retailer’s effort is well-intentioned, but research shows the effectiveness of diversity training is mixed.
Sephora Shuts U.S. Stores For Diversity Training
Sephora will close more than 400 stores for inclusion workshops after singer SZA said she was racially profiled at one of the beauty retailer’s locations.
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Sephora To Close For Diversity Training After Singer SZA's Racial Profiling Complaint
The beauty retailer will close more than 400 stores Wednesday for inclusion workshops as part of its new campaign, "We Belong to Something Beautiful."
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Boston Museum Apologizes Amid Allegations Of Racism Against Students On Class Trip
A Dorchester, Massachusetts, teacher said her students were monitored excessively and told they couldn't bring watermelon into the Boston Museum of Fine Arts.
Forgotten Farmers: African-American Land Loss
Although slave labor created the economic basis of U.S. agriculture, the long-term effects of racism and systemic discrimination from U.S. Department of Agriculture programs continue to sideline African American farmers from land ownership.
Texas Police Tried To Arrest A Black Man In His Own Yard After Misidentifying Him
“You don’t know my name, so how can you tell me I have a warrant in Louisiana?” a Houston man asked an officer in a now viral-video.
Kamala Harris: Young Men Jailed For Drugs Should Be ‘First In Line’ For Marijuana Jobs
The 2020 candidate was speaking at a presidential forum in Texas focused on women of color.
Inspector General Finds Chicago Gang Database Outdated, Inaccurate and Damaging
Chicago's inspector general, Joe Ferguson, released a report Thursday highlighting concerns with the police's so-called "gang database."
Police Release Body Camera Footage Of Shooting Of 20-Year-Old Found Asleep In Car
Video of the shooting of Willie McCoy in California does not show whether he reached for a gun.
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2 Florida Men Shot At And Yelled Racial Slurs At Biracial Teens: Police
The two suspects told police they thought the teens were "meth heads."
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Feds Charge Facebook With Racial Discrimination Over Ad Practices
HUD charged Facebook, alleging that it violated the Fair Housing Act with its advertising policies.
Comedian Jess Hilarious Apologizes After Racist Rant Against Sikhs On Her Plane
"I'm ignorant to a lot of s**t," the "Rel" actress said in her second attempt at an apology.
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19 Black Workers Sue UPS For Encouraging 'Culture Of Racism'
White employees "felt free" to use racial slurs and make jokes about nooses, according to a new lawsuit.
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What’s It Going To Take For Black Hair To Be Seen As Professional?
Jolie A. Doggett
Whether we’re wearing weaves, waves or TWAs, Black people should be judged by what’s inside our heads, not what’s on top.
California Rapper Found Sleeping In Car Was Shot '25 Times' By Police, Attorney Says
Vallejo police said six officers shot 20-year-old Willie McCoy "multiple" times after the man "suddenly" awakened and reached for a gun in his lap.
Black High School Dancer Told Her Skin Was Too Dark To Perform: Lawsuit
Camille Sturdivant of Kansas claims that one dance team official said her skin would clash with the costumes.
Kroger Manager Accused of Racial Profiling After Calling Cops On Black Teens Buying Snacks
"I asked him what we did, and he was like, ‘We’ve had problems with people like you before,’” one teen said.
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Louis C.K. Mocked Asian And Black Men In That Standup Rant, Too
The comedian also disparaged the survivors of the Parkland high school massacre.
Black Hotel Guest Making A Call In Lobby Accused Of Loitering, Loses His Room
Jermaine Massey, who filmed parts of the ordeal, says he was a victim of racial profiling in Oregon.
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Huntington Bank Apologizes For Calling Police On Black Man Trying To Cash His Paycheck
The bank referred to the incident as an "extremely unfortunate event."
I Interviewed For A Scientist Position, But I Was Asked About Terrorism Instead
, Guest Writer
Was he insinuating something because of my dark complexion and ringlets of black hair?
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Good Samaritan Arrested Moments After Helping Intoxicated Neighbor
Samir Ahmed believes "without a doubt" that he was the victim of racial profiling by the Montgomery County Police Department.
Kansas Governor Calls On County Official To Resign Over 'Master Race' Comment
Leavenworth County Commissioner Louis Klemp made the remark to a black city planner at a public meeting last week.
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What Is It Going To Take For Black Lives To Matter In America?
The more black people seem to die, the less America seems to care.
Doctor Says She Was Racially Profiled By Flight Staff Who Doubted Her Credentials
After seeing her license, attendants were still skeptical she could aid another passenger, Dr. Fatima Cody Stanford said.
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