Black and gay candidates tap the energy of racial justice protests and push for equality in bid for electoral breakthroughs

The next generation of black candidates has rallied around down-ballot races to try to shape the Democratic Party. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your … Read more…

Stephen A. Smith Slams ‘Foolish’ NBA Stars If They Don’t ‘Show Up To Work’ Because Of Racial Oppression

Source: Stacy Revere / Getty NBA stars Kyrie Irving and Dwight Howard have Stephen A. Smith fired up on TV. Smith went on the ESPN show “Get Up!” to discuss how he thought it was “foolish” that Irving reportedly had … Read more…

Protesters have turned the newly constructed White House fence into a living memorial to racial justice

Though President Donald Trump hasn’t declared “Black Lives Matter,” the words are found all along the newly installed temporary fence that borders the White House these days. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

After spending two weeks ripping at racial wounds and painting a picture of a nation under siege, Trump probably missed his chance to call for national unity

President Donald Trump, appearing badly out of touch with a national outpouring of support for racial justice and shedding political support just five months before the election, is edging toward a belated call for national unity. CNN.com – RSS Channel … Read more…

The solution to police brutality and racial inequalities in policing seems simple to some, but it leaves many questions unanswered

There’s a growing group of dissenters who believe Americans can survive without law enforcement as we know it. And Americans, those dissenters believe, may even be better off without it. CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: … Read more…

As U.S. protests against racial injustice continue, more brands speak out and donate

Ganni, Glossier, Anastasia Beverly Hills and Marc Jacobs Beauty are among several brands to announce monetary contributions to organizations supporting protestors and fighting injustice.  News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE: Shop Men’s & Women’s Best Sellers at Merrell.com. Free … Read more…

Michael Jordan & Jordan Brand to Donate $100 Million Over Next Decade to Groups Fighting for Racial Equality

Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand came through with a slam dunk in the name of racial equality. They’ve announced that they’re donating $ 100 million over the next decade to organizations “dedicated to ensuring racial equality, social justice and greater … Read more…

Mark Zuckerberg responds to upset Facebook employees, pledges to build products to ‘advance racial justice’

Mark Zuckerberg on Friday responded to Facebook employees who were upset over the company’s decision to not moderate or take down a controversial post in which President Donald Trump said “when the looting starts, the shooting starts.” Tech BEST DEAL … Read more…

Fmr. CBO Director: ‘Good Jobs Report’ Doesn’t Change ‘Racial Issues’ At Hand | MTP Daily | MSNBC

MTP Daily with Chuck Todd | MSNBC SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s … Read more…

COVID-19 exacerbates Mississippi’s deep racial, economic and health care divides | Nightline

Nightline BEST DEAL UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Attendees At Florida Block Party Claim Racial Bias And Over-Policing

Attendees of a massive block party in Deland, Florida are claiming racial bias and disproportionate policing of their community by law enforcement officials. Volusia County officials have denied accusations of racism after several people were arrested and say some police … Read more…

U.S. Supreme Court orders reconsideration of racial bias claim against Charter Communications

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ordered a lower court to reconsider its decision to let comedian-turned-media executive Byron Allen’s $ 10 billion lawsuit accusing cable television operator Charter Communications Inc of discriminating against black-owned channels move forward. Reuters: Entertainment … Read more…

9 ways you can celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day meaningfully, from supporting racial justice organizations to getting creative

9 ways you can celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day meaningfully, from supporting racial justice organizations to getting creative On January 15th each year, we celebrate the birthday of civil rights leader, activist, and orator Martin Luther King Jr., While … Read more…

When NYC’s Racial Tensions Exploded: Michael Benjamin Washington Excels in ‘Fires in the Mirror’

Courtesy Joan Marcus There is one word for Michael Benjamin Washington’s stunning performance in Fires in the Mirror: Crown Heights, Brooklyn and Other Identities (opening tonight at Signature Theatre, to December 15): virtuosic.  Washington inhabits every character in Anna Deavere … Read more…

Gina Rodriguez’s Thoughtless Use Of A Racial Slur Put Her Blatant Anti-Blackness On Display

The Latina actor has frequently found herself in hot water for statements she’s made about the Black community. Latino Voices – Latino News, Entertainment, Style and Culture BEST DEAL UPDATES: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

Katy quarterback suspended, captainship removed after making racial slur in postgame Snapchat

The quarterback on one of the top Texas football programs has been suspended by the team and his captain role has been revoked after he sent a Snapchat using the N-word after a rivalry game. Bronson McClelland, the quarterback for … Read more…

Fox’s Chris Wallace Confronts WH Adviser Stephen Miller: ‘No Question’ Trump’s ‘Stoking Racial Divisions’

Making his first major television interview in months, White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller found himself grilled relentlessly by Fox News anchor Chris Wallace on Sunday over President Trump’s repeated racist taunts of Democratic congresswomen of color. Miller, the … Read more…

Pro-Gun Parkland Teen Kyle Kashuv Apologizes for ‘Inflammatory’ Racial Comments

Scott Olson/Getty Pro-gun rights Parkland shooting survivor Kyle Kashuv apologized Thursday night for making “offensive” comments in high school, an apparent reference to newly uncovered screenshots that purport to show the star activist repeatedly using anti-black racial slurs years ago. … Read more…