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Trump

Trump: ‘I am not a racist.’ I just prefer white people– like, from Norway

Much of the media attention surrounding the President's latest controversial comments have focused on his choice of words in describing African countries during an Oval...
Martin Luther King

King’s Fight for Economic Justice Was Largely Ignored by Mainstream Media

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor)  |  Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will always be remembered as a social activist and Baptist minister...
eboni dekine

Pedestrian Tickets Lead to Hundreds of Suspended Driver’s Licenses

More than half the 2,000 people who received pedestrian tickets in Duval County, Florida, from 2012 to 2016 saw their driver’s licenses suspended or...

Grassroots campaign aims to restore civil rights to nonviolent Florida felons

(Orlando, FL) When Rodney Johnson walks around parking lots, football games, car washes, and meat markets asking passersby, "Do you believe in second chances?"—for him,...
student threatened

Teacher: “I might be the one to [put a bullet in your head]”

*“I’ll bet before you’re 21, someone will shoot you in the head…and it might be me that will do it.” A white male teacher is...
civil and human rights

Civil Rights Organizations: Our Immigration Policies Must Reflect Our Nation’s Values

WASHINGTON -- Following President Trump’s meeting with Republican senators to discuss the future of immigrant youth who have been thrust into legal limbo, civil rights...
police brutality

D.A.: Cop who shot fleeing black man in the back was ‘justified’

WARNING:  This police body cam video shown below is especially disturbing-- and extremely graphic. On the night of August 13, 50-year-old Patrick Harmon was pulled...
San Francisco Warriors

Warriors Planned Move to San Francisco Highlights City’s Racist Past

Allen Jones, New America Media  |  SAN FRANCISCO – In 1971, then-Golden State Warriors owner Franklin Mieuli changed the name of the NBA franchise from...
Cedric Richmond

CBC Chairman Talks HBCUs, Impeachment And #RootOutRacism

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Contributor, Seattle Medium   |  During a conference call with reporters, Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.), the chairman of the Congressional Black...
clery

Church Leaders Unite in Opposition to Hate

Source: www.thisisworr.org  |  Oakland, CA — Following a white nationalist, Ku Klux Klan-sponsored “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, Black church faith leaders...