Racial Issues

#IfIDieInPoliceCustody – Twitter Responds To Sandra Bland Jail Cell Death

#IfIDieInPoliceCustody – Twitter Responds To Sandra Bland Jail Cell Death

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit On July 13th 28-year-old Chicago #BlackLivesMatter activist Sandra Bland was found dead in her Waller Country, Texas, jail cell, just three days after her arrest during a traffic stop for allegedly assaulting a public servant. USA Today reports that “As the story continues to unfold — the arresting […]

Arsonist Targets Black Church In Charlotte, NC, Deliberately Setting It Ablaze – VIDEO

Arsonist Targets Black Church In Charlotte, NC, Deliberately Setting It Ablaze – VIDEO

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit An early morning fire at a black church in Charlotte, North Carolina, is being investigated as arson according to Senior Fire Investigator David Williams. The Charlotte Observer reports that an emergency 911 call was received at about 12:30 a.m. from a resident in a nearby apartment complex advising […]

Obama Uses The N-Word During Discussion On Race And Guns – VIDEO

Obama Uses The N-Word During Discussion On Race And Guns – VIDEO

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit President Obama used the N-word during an interview to help make his case that the United States has not overcome its history or racism. The President discussed the debate over race and guns in the wake of the racially motivated shooting death of nine black church members in […]

Social Media Firestorm Erupts After Tom Hanks’ Son Uses ‘N-Word’ In Flurry Of Instagram Posts – VIDEO

Social Media Firestorm Erupts After Tom Hanks’ Son Uses ‘N-Word’ In Flurry Of Instagram Posts – VIDEO

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Chester Hanks, son of Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks, is defending his use of the “N-word” in a string of posts on his now deleted Instagram account. Hanks is a rapper who goes by the stage name Chet Haze and Yahoo’s The Insider reports that “What began as a […]

Neville Brothers Daughter Says She Had A ‘Breakdown’ Over Racist Receipt – VIDEO

Neville Brothers Daughter Says She Had A ‘Breakdown’ Over Racist Receipt – VIDEO

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit The daughter of a member of The Neville Brothers was given a receipt with a racial slur on it at a New Orleans restaurant on Friday and reports she “had a breakdown” after the incident. “I’ve never been through anything like this,” Liryca Neville-Branch told reporters Friday, alongside […]