racism

Israeli Journalist Wants Black Women to Thank White Women For Making It ‘Possible For Them to Have Rights’

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Rebecca Griffin, a columnist with Calcalist, has a message for Black feminists who are critical of their white counterparts: give white women their props. After seeing a tweet from writer Ijeoma Oluo that read, “Lord be a twitter block to save me from White Feminism,”...

Feds Investigate Fires at Black Churches in South

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Over the last couple of weeks, 6 Black churches have been destroyed because of suspicious fires, and 3 have now been declared arson. The fires happened in the wake of the massacre at an AME church in Charleston, South Carolina. The Southern Poverty Law Center have already said...

There Is No Debate: The Confederate Flag IS Racist & Gotta Go

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The first time I ever laid eyes on a confederate flag, it was plastered onto a truck parked outside of a gas station where my family– a single Black mother with three children– stopped to fill up the tank and stretch our legs. We were...

White Americans, Not Muslims, Are the Biggest Terrorist Threat In the U.S.

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Despite the rhetoric we hear in the media about the rise of Islamic extremists, ISIS, and al Qaeda, a new study by the New America Foundation found the biggest terrorist threat in U.S. comes from white men. While September 11th was the largest terror assault in modern...

#RemoveTheFlag: Walmart & Sears To Remove All Confederate Flag Merchandise From Their Shelves

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Retail giants Walmart and Sears have joined in on the #RemoveTheFlag movement in support of the Confederate flag being eliminated from the State Capitol building in South Carolina. The racist symbolism of the Confederate flag has long been a controversial topic in politics and in communities...

Girls Were on The Receiving End of Racial Insults After Speaking Out Against Animal Abuse

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A group of Maryland Girl Scouts were subjected to racist taunts during a meeting in Cecil County. Chesapeake Bay Troop 176 members attended an April 29 meeting of the county’s Animal Care and Control Oversight Commission, but it went awry at the end. Troops were...