The RootHe's Not Black, He's OJ: Simpson Manages to Get Parole in Trump's America and We're Shocked!The RootSomehow, unbeknownst to any black person with a high school diploma or an equivalency degree, O.J. became the symbolic embodiment of black people, as far as white people were concerned. Maybe it was because he wanted so badly to be appreciated ...Baffoe: The People Vs. O
Miami New TimesVideo: Florida Mayoral Candidate Tells Black People to "Go Back to Africa"Miami New TimesAt a "mayoral forum" last night in St. Petersburg, Congemi sparred with a group of black residents who represented the Uhuru Movement, a Marxist campaign led by the African People's Socialist Party, which advocates for economic equality for black people.Florida Mayoral Ca
Atlanta Black Star'Let 1994 Go': Younger Black People Are Not Convinced of the Racial Symbolism of Simpson's CaseAtlanta Black StarHe wasn't old enough to understand the “trial of the century,” but his parents and the older Black people in his community made their position clear: They were cheering for Simpson, and were convinced the former NFL star was an innocent dupe in a ..
Newsweek'There are no black people on 'Game of Thrones,'' actor John Boyega saysABC News"Star Wars" actor John Boyega is calling out fantasy shows like "Game of Thrones" for what he describes as their lack of diversity. "There are no black people on 'Game of Thrones,'" he said in a new cover story for GQ magazine. To be fair, HBO's hit ...&
Chicago TribuneIf you are white and offended by the water department's racist emails, welcome to black people's worldChicago TribuneThe email included an image of four white people in safari gear taking pictures of black people trying to break into a car, according to the report. "If you didn't book a Chicago Safari adventure with us this 4th of July weekend this is what you misse
NOLA.comLanny Goldfinch fought for black people's rights -- and paid for it: OpinionNOLA.comBlack people weren't the only ones that segregation aimed to keep in line. White people who saw black people as fully human were subjected to ostracism, physical abuse and even death if they dared to express those beliefs. Some of them expressed those ...
HuffPostNew White-Owned 'Hip-Hop' Restaurant Has Both Asian And Black People OutragedHuffPostNew White-Owned 'Hip-Hop' Restaurant Has Both Asian And Black People Outraged. The owners of Me So Hungry insist they're not racist. By Zeba Blay. MeSoHungry/Facebook. The Me So Hungry logo.
MinnPost (blog)St. Anthony police are arresting fewer black people since Philando ...MinnPost (blog)In the weeks after the death of Philando Castile, a black man who was shot by officer Jeronimo Yanez on July 6, 2016, the Associated Press reported nearly half ...and more »
Washington PostConor McGregor denies he's 'against black people' in a way that likely won't stem criticismWashington PostFacing a backlash over comments made during his multicity media tour this week with Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor called any suggestions that he's racist “stupid” and “ridiculous.” However, the way the UFC superstar chose to defend himself Thursday
New York TimesOne Family, Many Revolutions: From Black Panthers, to Silicon Valley, to TrumpNew York TimesAt Andreessen Horowitz, nine of the 135 employees are black. “People say, 'What are you doing?'” said Ben. The question comes up because the situation is so rare: Only about one percent of the tech workers in the Bay Area are black. “Those are the ...