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Racism

  1. stop asian hate
    An Asian Woman Was Brutally Attacked With a Hammer in NYCThe NYPD is currently investigating the incident as a hate crime.
  2. power
    Men Who Killed Ahmaud Arbery Face Federal Hate-Crime ChargesA grand jury indicted Travis McMichael, Gregory McMichael, and William “Roddie” Bryan for targeting Arbery because of his race.
  3. oscars 2021
    This Video of Daniel Kaluuya at the Oscars Is Painful to WatchDuring a Q&A, a journalist appeared to mistake him for another Black actor.
  4. the cut podcast
    The Cut Podcast: Does This Poster Make Me Look Racist?This week, The Cut podcast producer B.A. Parker discusses racist and problematic historical artwork.
  5. power
    A White Teacher Reportedly Cut Off a Biracial Student’s Hair“She was so embarrassed,” said 7-year-old Jurnee Hoffmeyer’s dad. “Because she had to go back to class like that.”
  6. first person
    Was That Racism?I ask myself this question almost every day.
  7. surprise
    Sharon Osbourne Will Not Be Paid Millions to Leave The TalkAccording to CBS, which said rumors of a large payout were “false, inaccurate, or untrue. Take your pick.”
  8. racism
    What on Earth Is Going on With Sharon Osbourne?CBS says she will no longer co-host The Talk, following allegations of bullying and racism.
  9. stop asian hate
    Yet Another Elderly Asian Woman Was Viciously AttackedNow, she’s donating more than $900,000 to combat anti-Asian hate.
  10. roundtable
    It’s Time to Talk About Black-Asian SolidarityA roundtable with seven insiders in fashion and entertainment.
  11. keeping up with the royals
    The Royals Are Reportedly Planning a Diversity TrainingPalace sources say they have agreed to a “listen and learn” exercise.
  12. q&a
    ‘Every Day, Massage-Parlor Workers Face Violence’The Atlanta shooting should not be seen as an isolated incident, says advocate Elene Lam.
  13. crime
    6 Asian Women Killed in Horrific Shooting RampageThe shooter has been charged with 8 counts of murder.
  14. atlanta shootings
    They’ll Call It Anything But RacismLaw enforcement in Atlanta said a gunman’s attacks on Asian-owned massage parlors were “not racially motivated.”
  15. racism
    A Harry Potter Actor Faced Racist Abuse OnlineKatie Leung, who played Cho Chang in the films, says she was told by publicists to deny it was true in interviews.
  16. the royals
    Prince William Says the Royals Are ‘Not a Racist Family’Shortly after Meghan revealed that someone in the royal family raised “concerns” about Archie’s skin tone.
  17. racism
    An Asian Uber Driver Was Pepper Sprayed and Coughed On by RidersAfter the driver, who is from Nepal, asked the passengers to wear masks, they called him racial slurs and ripped off his mask.
  18. culture
    6 Dr. Seuss Books With Racist Art Will No Longer Be PublishedThe books “portray people in ways that are hurtful and wrong,” the company that oversees the author’s estate announced.
  19. crime
    An Asian Man Was Stabbed in the Back While Walking HomePolice have identified a suspect, who says he attacked the man in Manhattan because he “didn’t like the way he looked at him.”
  20. power
    Ahmaud Arbery’s Mother Is Suing the Three Men Who Killed Her SonIn a federal lawsuit, Wanda Cooper-Jones also accuses police and prosecutors of trying to “cover up” Arbery’s murder.
  21. asians in america
    Swallowing Our BitternessThe burden of swallowing anti-Asian racism is making America and me sick.
  22. power
    The Charges Against Amy Cooper Have Been DismissedCooper faced one count of filing a false report after she infamously accused a Black birder of “threatening my life” last May.
  23. power
    The U.S. Is Seeing a Massive Spike in Anti-Asian Hate CrimesLast week’s viral video of a 91-year-old man being shoved to the ground in Oakland’s Chinatown is the latest in a growing number of racist attacks.
  24. a beautiful life
    The Beauty CEO on a Mission to Dismantle RacismTalking to Cara Sabin, CEO of Sundial.
  25. ch-ch-changes
    Sephora Has a Plan to Tackle Racial BiasNew protocol, fewer security guards, and more Black-owned beauty brands.
  26. music
    A Brief Overview of Lana Del Rey’s Disastrous Album RolloutLana … get off of social media.
  27. racism
    Terrible Woman Reaffirms That She’s TerribleMiya Ponsetto, who attacked a Black teenager and accused him of stealing her phone, gave a jaw-droppingly rude interview to Gayle King.
  28. crime
    A Black Woman Was Assaulted by a Mob of Trump SupportersThe Los Angeles Police Department is investigating the violent attack as a hate crime.
  29. power
    This Isn’t the Revolution They Think It IsSome on the far right say they want another 1776. But it’s a different, darker history that’s repeating itself.
  30. racism
    A Woman Falsely Accused a Black Teenager of Stealing Her PhoneHere’s everything we know about the incident involving “Soho Karen,” which is under investigation by the NYPD and the Manhattan DA.
  31. power
    The Karen Next DoorA white woman calls the police on her Black neighbors. Six months later, they still share a property line.
  32. power
    America, You Owe MeWe have been patient, and America owes Black people whatever it has to give.
  33. power
    COVID Is Pushing Black Mothers Out of the Workforce at a Staggering RateA new report found that the group has seen a greater drop in workforce participation than any other.
  34. police brutality
    Philadelphia Police Fatally Shot a Black Man in Front of His MomFollowing the shooting of 27-year-old Walter Wallace Jr., people took to the streets in protest.
  35. style
    Report: Anna Wintour Created a Culture of Tokenism at VogueAccording to the New York Times, diversity initiatives have often been an exercise in optics.
  36. power
    University of Georgia Fraternity Suspended Over Racist Group Texts“Lord give me the strength to not call that woman a racial slur,” one message read.
  37. police brutality
    Wisconsin Police Shot a Black Man Multiple Times in the BackOfficers opened fire on Jacob Blake while his back was turned, as his three children watched from the car.
  38. rnc 2020
    Anti-Abortion Activist Totally Fine With Police Profiling Her Biracial Son“Statistically, my brown son is more likely to commit a violent offense over my white sons,” says RNC speaker Abby Johnson.
  39. power
    Corey Couldn’t Take It AnymoreA Yale cafeteria worker smashed a monument to slavery, and changed an institution.
  40. crime
    A White Couple Allegedly Terrorized Their Black Neighbor for 3 YearsIn July, Jennifer McLeggan hung a sign on her door that said, “I live in FEAR for my life at home.” Now her neighbors have been arrested.
  41. childbirth
    Black Newborns Are 3 Times More Likely to Die When Treated by White DoctorsNew research exposes the harrowing racial disparities in childbirth and postnatal care.
  42. crime
    Everything We Know About the Killing of George FloydNewly released body cam footage suggests the officers involved adopted an aggressive stance from the outset.
  43. power
    A Black Teen Jailed for Not Doing Her Schoolwork Is Now FreeThe 15-year-old girl, who struggles with ADHD and a mood disorder, was detained for nearly 80 days.
  44. book excerpt
    There’s a Divide in Even the Closest Interracial FriendshipsIncluding ours.
  45. crime
    A Black Man Says He Was the Victim of an ‘Attempted Lynching’Vauhxx Booker says he was attacked by a group of white men who threatened to “get a noose.” Now, the FBI is investigating.
  46. power
    Amy Cooper Charged With Filing a False Police ReportAfter she called 911 and falsely claimed that a Black bird-watcher was threatening her life in Central Park.
  47. power
    Yes, Activists Are Serious About Defunding the PoliceA new bill, created by the Movement for Black Lives, calls for a “time-bound plan” to close all federal prisons and divest from policing.
  48. protests
    How to Support the Struggle Against Police BrutalityOrganizations to donate to, and other actions to take to help demand justice for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and other victims of police violence.
  49. power
    The Protests Aren’t Stopping Anytime SoonOne month into the nationwide uprising against police brutality, protesters have taken over City Hall Park in Manhattan to make their demands heard.
  50. crime
    A Black Teen Says Four White Men Lit Her Face on FireThe attack is being investigated as a hate crime.
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