See The Heartbreaking #LastWords of The Victims Of Police Brutality

See The Heartbreaking #LastWords of The Victims Of Police Brutality While deaths of Freddie Gray, John Crawford, and other African-American men have sent the social media world into alarm, it doesn't stop there. Police brutality is a very real thing, and it doesn't stay within the cases that make it to national television and news…

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Man Removes Confederate Flag Off the Back of Truck During Traffic

Man Removes Confederate Flag Off the Back of Truck During Traffic Few things have sparked as much debate as the controversy over the Confederate flag, this controversy has been stirring for many years, it did not start last month, as many believe, it became a big deal first in 1962, more than 50 years ago.…

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Google Photos Mistakenly Labels Black People As Gorillas

Programming a computer program to recognize faces and places is tricky, it can come up with some errors that are funny, ridiculous, or just plain rude.  You may have posted a picture and have it identify your mother, for example, which can be funny and a little sad, but for Brooklyn resident Jacky Alcine, Google's…

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Another Black Church Caught Fire in the South

Another Black Church Caught Fire in the South In the latest church burnings, Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church caught fire last night. This  was a prominent black church in Greeleyville, S.C., located 60 miles northwest of Charleston. The Mount Zion church's previous structure was burned by the KKK 20 years ago as a result…

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PRESIDENT OBAMA SPEAKS CANDIDLY ABOUT RACE…USES THE ‘N’ WORD AND SAYS: “WE ARE NOT CURED OF RACISM”

PRESIDENT OBAMA SPEAKS CANDIDLY ABOUT RACE…USES THE ‘N’ WORD AND SAYS: “WE ARE NOT CURED OF RACISM”   President Obama has made his opinion plain on the matter of racism in this country: it’s systemic and it most definitely still exists. While his candid statements on gun control in the aftermath of the Charleston church…

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10 Of The Worst Hate Crimes and Violence in Domestic American History

10 Of The Worst Hate Crimes and Violence in Domestic American History Racial hate crimes are an unfortunate part of American history and culture. Ever since the end of the Civil War, people of African descent have endured violence and suffering simply because of their ethnic identity. In this article, we’ll examine some of the…

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Elementary School Teacher Fired After Blaming The McKinney Pool Party On Blacks For “Causing Problems” And “Racial Tension”

Elementary School Teacher Fired After Blaming The McKinney Pool Party On Blacks For “Causing Problems” And “Racial Tension” Karen Fitzgibbons, until recently a 4th grade teacher at Bennett Elementary in Lubbock, Texas, was fired, due to her racist post on Facebook. This is the second time in recent history that a school employee has been…

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Evidence Shows Banks Still Deny Loans to African Americans Just As They Did 50 Years Ago

Evidence Shows Banks Still Deny Loans to African Americans Just As They Did 50 Years Ago There are only so many things having a Black President can change, and redlining has not been one of them. The practice of restricting loans from certain neighborhoods or outright denying home loans to Black borrowers all together continues…

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Top 8 Most Surprising Facts About Race and The US Criminal Justice

Top 8 Most Surprising Facts About Race and The US Criminal Justice Suppose we set all politics aside. No agenda. Let's look at “Just the facts,” as sleuths in old-fashioned mystery shows on television were fond of saying. If we do that--if we seek out empirical evidence and examine it without preconceptions--do we find that…

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