Racism

Health Commissioner Thomas Farley was forced to resign after cremating victims' remains from the 1985 police attack instead of returning them to family.
"I was younger and did not think about the actions," wrote the 16-year-old contestant, who had advanced to the singing competition's Top 5.
The Minnesota Department of Corrections announced that its internal investigation into Sgt. Paul Gorder had been completed.
"It's going to have a chilling effect on social studies and civics teachers across the state," said Democratic state Rep. James Talarico.
The ACLU, families of victims and hundreds of civic groups demanded the U.N. independently investigate police brutality against Black people in America.
"In my mind, I had been given the choice of continuing to hide and be invisible, or to be wanted and desired — and I chose the latter, every time."
The "Last Week Tonight" host got to the root of hair discrimination.
Attacks on Asian Americans have spiked in the California Bay Area and nationwide since last year.
The rise in racism against Asian Americans has led to both an increase of racist incidents and greater documentation of the problem.
In California’s Bay Area, organizers are fighting for Asian Americans to feel safe — from hate crimes and racism, but also from climate change, the housing crisis and more.