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A child holds the Confederate flag at the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg in July 2013. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images News)

Assemblyman Wants To Prohibit Sale Of Confederate Flags In California

The ban would apply to property owned or operated by the state.

02/21/2014

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USC, UCLA Students Uniting Against Racism In Response To Offensive Flyer

The cross-town rivalry between UCLA and USC was put aside last night as Asian-American students gathered in solidarity to discuss a racist flyer that was distributed at both schools.

02/20/2014

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Critics Blast LA Band For ‘Racist’ Song About Asian Girls

Los Angeles band Day Above Ground is under fire for a new song about Asians that some are calling racist and offensive.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/31/2013

Paula Deen

Rev. Jackson Comes To Paula Deen’s Defense

The Reverend Jesse Jackson was in Los Angeles Friday to discuss voting rights issues.

06/28/2013

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Black Students Skip Classes After Racially Charged Graffiti Found At Agoura High School

Some students skipped classes Thursday morning after racially charged graffiti targeting African Americans was discovered on the walls of Agoura High School.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/16/2013

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Racist Graffiti, Death Threats Target Black Students At Agoura High School

Racist graffiti targeting African American students was discovered on walls at Agoura High School over the past few days.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/15/2013

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Asian Americans Express Outrage Over ‘Racist’ City Of LA Department Of Public Works Video

Some Asian Americans expressed their outrage over a taxpayer-funded video mocking the Asian community at the city’s Board of Public Works meeting on Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/13/2013

Someone put this racist note in a black student's backpack. (credit: CBS)

College Student Considers Leaving School After Racist Note Is Placed In Backpack

A UC Irvine student says she is considering leaving the school after someone placed a racist note in her backpack.

05/10/2013

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LAPD To Question Officers About Racism In Wake Of Dorner Case

The Los Angeles Police Department is doing some soul searching on racism in the ranks.

CBS Los Angeles–03/19/2013

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Will Dorner’s Racism Allegations Damage The LAPD’s Image?

Civil rights attorney Connie Rice said relations between the LAPD and Angelenos could be damaged in the face of racism allegations against the department made by triple homicide suspect Christopher Dorner.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/11/2013

Jeremiah Wright (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race Relations

Unfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.

11/05/2012

A Romney/Ryan supporter at a campaign event in Ohio (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney Campaign Drops Dog Whistle And Moves To Blatant Racism

Romney supporters, including his son Tagg, have moved away from dog whistle politics and are now engaging in outright disrespectful and racist campaigning.

10/18/2012

Actress Stacey Dash (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Opinion: Black-on-Black Racism During The Presidential Campaign

While it is reported that 94% or more of African-Americans support President Barack Obama over Mitt Romney in the upcoming national presidential election, the rarely-spoken question is: Are many African-Americans only voting for Obama because he’s black?

10/15/2012

Barack Obama campaigns in 2007 (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s 2007 Speech is Disturbingly Racist

While there’s nothing wrong with an African-American president speaking in a black dialect, there is something terribly wrong with him speaking in a black accent and cadence when undoubtedly inciting racism to a predominantly African-American audience.

10/05/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Unreported Racism Of The 2012 Election: 0% Of African-Americans Support Romney

The media keeps suggesting that the racism regarding candidates has to do with whites not wanting to vote for a black man, even though Barack Obama won a presidential election with a great amount of white support in 2008. What the media isn’t talking about is the NBC-Wall Street survey results which say that there are basically no black supporters for the Caucasian candidate, Mitt Romney, in 2012.

09/11/2012

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