Angels Pitcher Kenyan Middleton Explains Why He Knelt: ‘Racism Is Something I’ve Dealth With My Entire Life’"As a Black man in this country, it is my obligation to want to better the future for generations to come.”
Online Petition Calls For More Visible, Complete Tribute To Bruce's Beach In Manhattan BeachA grassy oceanfront park in Manhattan Beach was renamed Bruce’s Beach in 2006 for the Bruce family, which owned the property and ran it as a safe place for recreation for the Black community. Racism, however, drove them off the property in the 1920s.
Riverside City Council Declares Racism A Public Health CrisisThe city of Riverside follows San Bernardino in declaring racism a public health crisis.
Loyola Marymount University Makes Juneteenth A Paid Holiday In First Step To Address Systemic, Institutional RacismThe first actions LMU will take is to make two Black therapists available to students, change the art and images in its University Hall to reflect a more inclusive and diverse representation of history, and make Juneteenth a paid university holiday.
Lady Antebellum Drops 'Antebellum' From Name Over Associations To SlaveryAntebellum refers to an architectural style of home which was prevalent in the Southern United States in the 19th century.
Student Expelled From Orange County Catholic School After Sharing Racist VideoA student at Santa Margarita Catholic High School was expelled after posting a racist video to social media app Snapchat.
Racist Graffiti Found At Compton Elementary SchoolStaff arrived at Longfellow Elementary Wednesday morning to a disturbing scene and immediately contacted school police.
Controversial Exam Question About Race Under Investigation At Cal State Long BeachA Cal State Long Beach student claims a final exam question crossed the line into racism.
Ryanair Incident: Video Of Racist Passenger Sparks CriticismRyanair is facing criticism after a video posted online apparently shows the airline's crew failing to take action to remove a passenger who launched a racist tirade against a fellow traveler.
Coast Guard Removes Employee From Florence Duty Over Alleged White Power GestureThe Coast Guard apologized after one of its workers made the alleged gesture in the background of a televised interview.
Father Of Slain Girl: 'Don't User Her Death To Promote Racism'"She may not be able to speak for herself, but I can and will. Please leave us out of your debate. Allow us to grieve in privacy and with dignity. At long last, show some decency," said Rob Tibbetts.
Only On 2: 'I'll Take Your Yarmulke Off,' Says YouTuber Hamton Brandon Before Jewelry Store Employee Is PunchedCellphone video shows YouTuber Hampton Brandon telling an elderly jewelry store employee, "I'll take your yarmulke off," before a person is seen punching the man in the stomach.
Study: Teens' Growing Worry About Discrimination Associated With Increased Smoking, Drug Use, DepressionA new study finds the growing incidence of displays of discrimination can be associated with negative outcomes in teens, including increased drug use, depression and behavioral disorders, among others.
Trump Comment That Immigrants Are 'Changing The Culture' Of Europe BlastedHistorians and advocates immediately denounced Trump's comments, saying such talk would encourage white nationalists.
Government Reopens Investigation Of Emmett Till's 1955 LynchingThe federal government has reopened its investigation into the slaying of Emmett Till, the black boy brutally killed after a white woman said he grabbed and whistled at her. The woman, now 84, was recently quoted in a book as saying she lied about Till's alleged behavior.