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Race & Racism

Black Fire Captain Who Allegedly Called Firefighter “Little White Boy” Loses Job

The Denver fire captain who allegedly called a white firefighter “a little white boy” has been terminated on the grounds that he’s an unprofessional bully. Capt. Harold Johnson was accused

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“Thank You…for Picking All That Cotton”: EEOC Sues Hotel Over Alleged Racial Harassment of Employees

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing the management company that operates a Marriott Hotel for failing to stop racial comments made to black employees. “John Q. Hammons Hotel

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Black Kids Get Less Pain Medicine Than White Kids in Emergency Rooms

In America many non-black people claim to be colorblind, but the data suggests otherwise. A study by Dr. Monika Goyal of the Children’s National Health System in Washington and peers,

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Apparently, Nobody Knows Who Torched and Spray Painted the “N” Word on Black Woman’s Car

Apparently, Virginia police are all out of clues in the case of a 54 year old black woman whose car was torched and vandalized. The woman, who had recently moved

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Activists Call for Removal of White Coroner Who Pulled Gun on Black Neighbor

Activists are calling on South Carolina’s governor to remove Dorchester County Coroner Chris Nisbet after the coroner, who is white, pulled a gun on an unarmed black neighbor. Nisbet admits

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Racially Prejudiced Juror Served on NJ Trial, Appellate Court Rules

A New Jersey appellate court has ruled that two men convicted of carjacking will get new trials after a juror with racial bias was allowed to remain on the case.

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Shooters Quicker to Fire on Black Targets Than Whites, Study Finds

One reason why the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter caught on so quickly was because many within the black community already realized that black lives don’t matter nearly as much as white ones.

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Parents File Racial Discrimination Claim Against City After Official Allegedly Called Kids Zoo Animals

Alabama Recreation director Ricky Mularz is being accusing by parents of racial discrimination and profiling. According to WFSA, the parents filed a complaint alleging that Mularz “referred to kids attending

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Man Gets Fired for Calling HIMSELF the “N” Word

Calling another person the “N” word, especially at one’s place of employment, is considered racially offensive and grounds for termination. But what if a person calls himself the “N” word?

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“Black ‘B***h,’ We Don’t Want You Here”: Ohio Woman Receives Racist Letter, Truck Set on Fire

An Ohio woman says she is on edge after finding a racist note and having her car torched. Nicole Rhodes claims that in the last three weeks, there was a

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