racism

2 ACLU Lawyers Said They Were Kicked Out of a Bar For Being Black

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  Attorneys Abre’ Conner and Novella Coleman, attorneys for the American Civil Liberties Union, thought they were in for a night of drinks and karaoke a The Bring, a Fresno, California bar, but say they were kicked out because they were black. “But before our song was called, a bar...

PBS Runs Story On Trump Supporter, Doesn’t Notice Her White Power Tattoos

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An interesting segment aired this week on PBS Newshour profiling a North Carolina collective so energized by the 2016 presidential election, they were voting and even volunteering for the first time in their entire lives. Everything was pretty standard and basic until we met Grace....

Stacey Dash Defends Trump, Says He’s Not Inciting Violence, He’s ‘Street’

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After Donald Trump was forced to cancel his rally in Chicago on Friday night, many blamed the contentious scene directly on the Republican frontrunner’s rhetoric, which has been less than kind to protesters. While Trump’s supporters have violently shoved and even punched peaceful protesters, the GOP candidate...

Trump Supporter Who Assaulted Nigerian Student Wants to Take Him Out For Lunch

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Jason Wilton Wetzel attended a Donald Trump rally in Fayetteville last week, and made news after he was caught slapping a Nigerian student. But now Wetzel is all apologetic and wants to take East Carolina University student Adedayo Adeniyi out for lunch. “I can’t believe I did...

Old White Veteran Says He Regrets Pushing Black Woman at Donald Trump Rally

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Last week during a Donald Trump rally in Kentucky, an Army veteran seen shoving a young black woman and now says he was not motivated by racism but overreacted after being pushed to the floor during the chaos. An all points bulletin was placed on...

3 Black Women At SUNY Albany Charged With Assault And Accused Of Lying About A Racist Bus Attack

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Three black women at SUNY Albany who claimed they were attacked in a racially charged bus incident are now facing assault charges. Asha Burwell, Alexis Briggs and Ariel Agudio —pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor assault on Monday. In their initial reports, the women alleged that...