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Texas Prosecutor Claims He Was Encouraged to Exclude Black Jurors

A Texas prosecutor claims his boss encouraged him to keep blacks off juries. According to the Associated Press, Wharton County Assistant District Attorney Nathan Wood confessed to a friend that

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Heart Attacks May Be Killing More Black People Because of Ambulances Being Diverted

African-Americans die of heart attacks at a higher rate than their white counterparts, a fact researchers have been aware of for years. Usually this is considered a consequence of poor

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Black Lives Matter Activist Demands Apology From Hillary Clinton: “I Am Not a Super-predator”

by Yvette Carnell A Black Lives Matter activist interrupted presidential candidate Hillary Clinton during a Wednesday event to demand an apology from Clinton for calling black youth “super-predators”. In a

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Knifed Black Baby Doll Hanging From Noose With Confederate Flag in Background Displayed in Pa.

Residents in a Pennsylvania town vented their outrage after spotting a black baby doll hanging from a noose, with a knife in its back, and a Confederate flag used as

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Black Air Force Veteran Wrongly Defamed as Isis Fighter, Placed on No-Fly List

A Muslim U.S. Air Force veteran who was placed on the “no fly” list and wrongly called a terrorist in conservative news reports has returned to the U.S. In 2015

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White Georgia Cop Who Told Black Driver, “I Don’t Care About Your People” Suspended for Only 2 Weeks

A Cobb County, Ga. police officer who made a racially offensive comment to a black driver and is accused of aggressively following black city Commissioner Lisa Cupid will only be

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White Coach Resigns After Being Accused of Making Racially Offensive Comments to Black Players

A Texas high school football coach who was placed on administrative leave last November after being accused of making racially offensive comments to black players has resigned. Teacher and coach

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Judge Who Allegedly Hit Black Mentally Ill Man and Yelled, “Run N***er, Run” May be Removed From Job

A Mississippi judge who allegedly slapped a mentally ill black man on the back of the head and yelled, “Run, n***er run” may be removed from office. The Mississippi Commission

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Texas Car Dealership Fired Top Salesman for Doing Business With Blacks, Lawsuit Claims

A Texas car salesman claims in a lawsuit that being the top salesman at a luxury dealership didn’t prevent him from getting fired. Steven Calderone, 53, claims he was fired

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Investigation Into White Cop Who Told Black Driver He Doesn’t Care About “Your People” Delayed Indefinitely

Last week many in the media were on alert after being told to expect a decision about a Georgia officer who made racially offensive comments to a black driver. This

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