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Cory Booker: Trump's Criticism Of Ilhan Omar Is 'Reprehensible'
Speaking at a presidential forum in Texas focused on women of color, the New Jersey senator said the president’s language was “toxic.”
Rep. Steve King, Longtime White Supremacist, Compares Himself To Jesus
The Iowa Republican said being accused of racism gave him "better insight into what he went through for us."
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Ex-CBS Executive Blasts Network's 'White Problem' In Scathing Op-Ed
The company said it disagrees "with some statements" in Whitney Davis' account.
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United Airlines Agent Accused Of Calling Black Customer A 'Monkey' Faces Charge
The Houston employee is headed for trial on one misdemeanor count of disorderly conduct.
Kamala Harris Wants To Study Reparations But Dodged Saying If She Supports Payouts
“We had centuries of slavery in this country. We had decades of Jim Crow. We had legalized discrimination and segregation," she said at a CNN candidate town hall.
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Arizona School Apologizes After Little Rock 9 Exercise Brings Up Trauma For Black Student
A mother of a 9-year-old student said her son was humiliated during the Little Rock Nine exercise.
UNC Coach Resigns Amid Allegations Of 'Racially Insensitive' Remarks, Injured Players
Longtime women's basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell was accused of forcing her team to play while hurt and using a threat involving "nooses."
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Former Fox News Host: 'Racist' Network Was Founded To Demonize ‘The Other’
“Fox has a reputation for being bigoted and racist, all for very good reason,” Eboni K. Williams told “The Breakfast Club” radio show.
Holden Matthews, Suspect In Louisiana Church Fires, Charged With Hate Crimes
The new charges confirm what police wouldn't initially say: that investigators believe the arsons were motivated by racism.
Kelly Marie Tran Gets Emotional As Fans Chant Her Name At Star Wars Celebration
The actress had previously endured a deluge of racist and sexist comments over her role in "The Last Jedi."
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Washington State Officials Mocked Vietnamese American Senator's Name On State Senate Floor
State Sen. Joe Nguyen, son of Vietnamese refugees, explained to HuffPost why his colleagues' jokes about his Asian name spoke to a larger issue.
Rep. Ted Lieu Plays Audio Of GOP Witness’ Remarks On Hitler
During a hearing on hate crimes and white supremacy, Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) played an audio recording of Turning Point USA activist Candace Owens’ past remarks on Adolf Hitler, in which she stated, “If Hitler just wanted to make Germany great and have things run well — OK fine.”
Whoopi Goldberg Says Black Church Burnings Are 'Not Going To Stop People’s Faith’
The Louisiana congregations "can celebrate their relationship with God outside," the co-host of "The View" pointed out.
Rep. Jerry Nadler: Trump “Fans The Flames” Of White Supremacy
In a hearing on hate crimes and the rise of white nationalism, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) says President Donald Trump’s rhetoric has emboldened white supremacists worldwide.
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Senator Cory Booker Announces He'll Offer Bill To Study Potential Reparations
The measure would create a commission to review proposals on the matter.
What Hollywood Is Getting Right (And Wrong) About Colorism
Fighting for inclusion in Hollywood means considering how casting is often dictated by colorism, in addition to racism.
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My Adoptive Parents Hid My Racial Identity From Me For 19 Years
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My parents successfully passed me off as a dark-skinned Italian for 19 years of my life.
Biden Opposed Historic Black DOJ Nominees In Anti-Busing Crusade
As Joe Biden considers a run for president, his long history in the Senate continues to come under scrutiny.
Democratic Congresswoman Demands Betsy DeVos Resign For Promoting 'Racist Research'
“What Betsy DeVos did that I so object to and find disgusting is she rescinded civil rights policy and cherry-picked racist research to back it up.”
Chris Rock Calls Out Jussie Smollett At NAACP Image Awards
"What the hell was he thinking?" the comedian asks about the "Empire" actor.
Man Asks To Use Market's Bathroom, And Employee Allegedly Stabs Him
"I see how black and brown people are treated, and I can’t help but wonder if he stabbed me in the face because of the color of my skin,” Harold Williams said.
Journalists Should Call Something Racist When It's Racist, Associated Press Says
People have criticized news outlets for using euphemisms like “racially charged” or “racially tinged,” particularly in reporting on President Donald Trump.
Deputy Detained Black Attorney Thinking He Was A Suspect: Complaint
“There is no plausible explanation other than racial bias," said an attorney representing Rashad James.
Prosecutor Who Dropped Charges Against Jussie Smollett Believes He's Guilty
The "Empire" actor has vehemently denied staging a racist and homophobic attack against himself in January.
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Charlottesville Students Walk Out, Demand Reform After Racist 4chan Threat
Charlottesville High's Black Student Union has had enough of its city being used as a staging ground for racist violence.
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Anderson Cooper Rips Rep. Steve King For 'Racist Stereotypes' In Katrina Remarks
The CNN anchor called out the congressman's offensive comparison of New Orleans flood victims to those in his own state.
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