Racial Profiling

LAPD “Confuses” Black Actress for a Prostitute

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Daniele Watts is an actress who currently stars in Martin Lawrence’s “Partners” tv show and was also in “Django Unchained”, but over the weekend, none of that prevented her from being racially profiled by the LAPD. Watts’ took to her Facebook page to explain the ordeal. “Today I...

Barneys Agrees To Pay $525K To Settle Racial Profiling Allegations

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Barneys has agreed to pay $525,000 to settle allegations that minorities entering its Madison Ave. flagship store were unfairly profiled.  In regards to an investigation, State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman listened to first hand accounts from customers and former employees that showed a pattern of racial profiling after...

Detroit’s Civil Rights and Justice Department Lawyer Racially Profiled While Shopping

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Portia Roberson is an attorney and head of Detroit’s Civil Rights and Justice Department, who happened to be racially profiled while shopping in Grosse Point, Michigan.  Roberson was at a Talbots on June 29 and making a store return when she was approached by two Grosse...

Black Princeton Students Confronts The Cop Who Pulled Them Over

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Racial profiling by cops is something black people have to deal with quiet often. But what people don’t talk about is the fact that black people are often profiled by black cops. On March 8, a group of Princeton students from the Black Youth Project,...

Macy’s Is Accused Of Racial Profiling…Again

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A third person has accused Macy’s flagship store in Herald Square of racial profiling after he purchased a $2,400 Louis Vuitton bag, according to his lawyer. Halim Sharif, a club promoter in New York City, claims the department store stopped him and unnecessarily searched his...