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Offensive Photo of Zimmerman Attorney Goes Viral
Principal Fires Three Black Teachers; Uses Racist, Abusive Language Towards Them
Lolo Jones Mocks Rachel Jeantel on Twitter; Compares Her to Madea
Tracee Ellis Ross Launches “Hair Love” Campaign
Cheerios Commercial Featuring Interracial Family Ignites Racist Backlash
Minneapolis Program Helps Teens Make Hip Hop in Exchange for Good Grades
Cleveland Hero/Internet Sensation Charles Ramsey: Are We Laughing w/ Him or At Him?
San Diego Students Suspended, Banned from Graduation and Prom Over Twerk Video
The League of Young Voters Launch #NoGunsAllowed Campaign
Detroit Party Store Mocks Black Customers; Posts Racist Images on Social Media
BlackCrowdfunding.net: A Crowdfunding Site for Black Entrepreneurs
Mystery of Abandoned Toddler’s Identity Solved Thanks to Social Media
Father Indicted After Beating His Daughters Over “Twerking” Video
Free Kindle Book: “UNASHAMED: The Process of Reconstruction””
Roland Martin: CNN Executives Hold Back Black Anchors
Petitions Demand Rick Ross, Industry Take Responsibility for Rape Lyrics
Former Classmates of Hadiya Pendleton Launch Anti-Violence Movement ‘Project Orange Tree’
CAMPAIGN: Upload A Video Letting Rick Ross Know that RAPE Lyrics will NOT be Tolerated
George Zimmerman’s Brother Compares Trayvon Martin to Alleged Baby-Killer De’Marquise Elkins
Fordham Student Sandra Arnold Creates Database to Protect Slave Burial Sites
N.J. Cops Under Investigation for Making Gangsta Rap Videos
Chicago Native Bryant Cross Launches Anti-Violence Social Media Campaign
Former Staffers at The Onion Denounce CEO’s Decision to Apologize for Quvenzhané Wallis Tweet
Two Teens Arrested for Instigating and Filming Fight Between Two 7 Year-old Girls
The Onion’s CEO Apologizes to 9 Year-Old Quvenzhané Wallis
The Onion Tweets an Incredibly Bad Joke about 9 Year-Old Quvenzhané Wallis
Lisa Lampanelli Sparks Outrage Over Use of the N-Word; Says Context Matters
Georgia Police Notify Mother of Son’s Death via FACEBOOK?!
High School Students Hung Black Baby Doll By Its Neck; Posted Images Online
Recognizing the labor of Black women, mothers, and caretakers during COVID-19
Comic: Porny fan art is okay, but marginalized redesigns are apparently not
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