racism

Parents Cut Off Tuition For Teen Because of Black Boyfriend, She Raises $13K on GoFundMe

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Allie Dowdle is a college student and is facing some harsh realities about her parents. The Memphis, TN student had to find out the hard way about the extent of her parent’s racism. After letting her parents know her boyfriend was black, they forbade her...

Atlanta Hawks GM Makes ‘Angry Black Woman’ Joke At Fan Event

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According to Deadspin, Atlanta Hawks GM Wes Wilcox made some offensive remarks while speaking before season ticket holders at event in early December. In a sorry attempt at crowd control, Wilcox resorted to a racially charged joke, as retold by Hawks fan Clarenton Crawford and...

Parents Go Off on School Board For Protecting Racist Teacher

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Parents in a Lawrence, Kansas school district are upset over the fact that the school board is seemingly protecting a racist teacher. South Middle School teacher Chris Cobb was placed on leave after stating to his students that white people were superior. But now the...

White Mother Calls Her Biracial Daughter’s Hairstyle “Too Black Looking”

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A black father put his daughter’s white mother on blast on Facebook after a disagreement about the child’s hairstyle. Nick Harris posted several screenshots of text messages between him and the mother, after he brought the child home with cornrows. According to the mother, she...

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...