racism

NFL Player’s House is Broken Into and Vandalized With Swastikas

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New York Giants player Nikita Whitlock couldn’t believe that his house was broken into this week, and it angered him that the vandals also sprayed racist slurs and phrases like “Go back to Africa” and “KKK” on the walls of the New Jersey apartment he shares...

Study Finds Young Black Women Have It Worse Than Black Men

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A new report finds that struggles with racism can begin at a very early age, and can be even tougher for girls than it is for boys. The study, from Columbia Law School and the African American Policy Forum, is titled Black Girls Matter: Pushed...

Former NFL Player, Joe McKnight, Killed In New Orleans

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#FightOnForever Joe McKnight. The former USC running back was shot and killed today in Louisiana. https://t.co/6gPTBCHz5A — USC Trojans (@USC_Athletics) December 1, 2016 Former Jets running back Joe McKnight was shot and killed in what appears to be a road rage incident. According to a...

Shaunie O’Neal On Her Kids Dealing With Racism: “I Didn’t Raise No Punks”

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Everyone is feeling the heightened racial tension since Donald Trump won the election. The amount of hate crimes against people of color have increased of the last two weeks, and people are literally fearful of what may come. But in “Momma don’t play that” news,...

Fliers Telling White Women Not to Date Black Men Appear on College Campus

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Southern Methodist University in Dallas’ campus has a flier problem. It seems as though someone has an issue with white women dating black men, and have posted fliers on campus discouraging it. This is the flier students at #SMU found posted in a dorm and...

West Virginia Mayor Resigns After Calling Michelle Obama an “Ape in Heels”

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The mayor of Clay, West Virginia has resigned after referring to Michelle Obama as an “ape in heels”., according to Clay officials. Mayor Beverly Whaling made the ape comment on Facebook and faced backlash soon after. After Donald Trump’s election as president, Pamela Ramsey Taylor, director of...