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Waitresses Stage Walk Out at Syracuse Restaurant Over Racist Working Conditions

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Earlier this week five waitresses took a stand against Danzer’s, a 41-year-old German-American restaurant in Syracuse, NY, after accusing management of racism and other wrong doings. The restaurant was closed Monday, three days after a group of waitresses walked out, citing poor working conditions that...

The Whiteness Project Exposes the Hardships of Being White in America

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It’s so hard to be a white person in America. Nobody knows the trouble they’ve seen. Well, The Whiteness Project is here to solve that and let America know about their sorrow. Thus far, The Whiteness Project features twenty-four white Americans from Buffalo, N.Y., who...

Recent Police Stop in D.C. Illuminated in Black and White

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In most of America’s cities, many neighborhoods remain segregated by race. Washington, D.C. (a city, it should be noted that does not have white working class) is no exception. Certain neighborhoods have been predominantly upscale and white for decades and this can lead to racial...

Raven-Symoné Responds to Criticism: ‘I never said I wasn’t Black’

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Remember how Raven-Symoné did that interview with Oprah Winfrey where she said she didn’t want to be labeled as gay? Oh and don’t call her African-American because she’s American and that means she’s colorless? Of course you remember, it all happened earlier this week. What...

Opinion: Raven-Symoné Is Not Colorless, Nor Is America

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Raven-Symoné made a few comments during an interview with Oprah Winfrey, that– as the tv show host predicted– caused quite a stir in the online world. The child actress not only eschewed the label as a “gay” person, but also, without hesitation claimed that she...