by Erica Hellerstein Posted on March 21, 2015
"It was just a group of young men at state making jokes about raping people, raping children, raping dead women, making very overt racist comments."
by Carimah Townes Posted on March 20, 2015 Updated: March 20, 2015
Details surrounding the case are murky, but racism is alive and well in Mississippi.
by Josh Israel Posted on March 18, 2015 Updated: March 18, 2015
In recent weeks, Assemblywoman Michele Fiore (R) has made national headlines for her suggestions that cancer is a fungus that can simply be washed out and that "hot little girls on campus" need to carry guns to prevent rape.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on March 18, 2015
The state of California owes much of its prominence and its prosperity to Chinese laborers, but these workers were rewarded with a racist legal regime similar to Jim Crow.
by Kay Steiger Posted on March 16, 2015
Americans draw the line at tolerance of people who claim "Blacks are genetically inferior."
by Judd Legum Posted on March 12, 2015 Updated: March 12, 2015
When in doubt...
by Kay Steiger Posted on March 12, 2015 Updated: March 12, 2015
Mika Brzezinski explained that the discussion "got real" and said there was "no moral equivalency" but there was a "news connection."
by Ian Millhiser Posted on March 9, 2015 Updated: March 10, 2015
This is hardy the first time that an Sigma Alpha Epsilon chapter found itself in hot water due to the racist actions of its members.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 3, 2015 Updated: March 3, 2015
None of the black plaintiffs say they were rehired at a new location, but white and Hispanic workers with less experience were.
by Travis Waldron Posted on February 18, 2015 Updated: February 19, 2015
Chelsea fans chanted "We're racist, and that's the way we like it" as they kept a black man from entering a Paris metro train Tuesday.