by Ian Millhiser Posted on November 10, 2014 Updated: November 10, 2014
“Just because we got Obama for a president," the accused murder said on a police video, "these people think they are real special."
by Nicole Flatow Posted on November 7, 2014 Updated: November 7, 2014
The twisted story of how a friendly photo involving a young black man with a criminal record became #PointerGate.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on November 6, 2014
But if Paisley's joke was just supposed to be ribbing country music for being so white, it's actually a good thing.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on November 3, 2014 Updated: November 4, 2014
Several students were eating lunch in a North Carolina math teacher's classroom when the teacher reportedly told one of them that "if she only had 10 days to live that she would kill all black people."
by Nicole Flatow Posted on October 30, 2014 Updated: October 30, 2014
And African Americans are 11.5 times more likely to be arrested for pot possession.
by Carimah Townes Posted on October 24, 2014
You don't want to be a person of color working in the restaurant industry.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on October 23, 2014
The NYPD's propensity to target African Americans and Latinos extends even to the most banal offenses.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 20, 2014 Updated: October 20, 2014
Netscape co-founder Marc Andreessen claims tech companies aren't "systematically discriminatory."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 17, 2014
The consequences of over-policing extend beyond issues of civil liberties.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 16, 2014
Thanks to Ebola, some xenophobic attitudes have been on full display recently.