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Two White High-School Girls Rap About Lynching Black Men

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Two Grapevine High School students in Texas recorded a rap song with racist lyrics aimed at Black, Asian and Hispanic people. One verse in the song included: “I want to kill them now, I want to hang them from a tree.” The students involved in the rap song...

Open Thread: What Do You Think of the ‘Redneck’ Calling Out White Supremacy?

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He refers to himself as Dixon D. White and he calls himself a redneck. White has gone viral after several of his YouTube videos about white supremacy have gotten tons of attention online. But White just isn’t any regular redneck. He’s a reformed racist, who...

Time Magazine’s New Cover Proves ‘Black Lives Matter’

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Time magazine made a bold move on last week’s cover, when it declared ‘Black Lives Matter’. The cover of the magazine includes screenshots of the infamous video that caught Michael Slager killing Walter Scott. Writer David Con Drehle wrote passionately about the killing and questioned...

2 Women Sentenced in Mississippi Hate Crime

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Two women who were part of a 10-person group of thugs who spent time harassing and assaulting black people in Mississippi were sentenced this week for their role in the death of James Craig Anderson in 2011. Sarah Adelia Graves, 22, of Crystal Springs was...