ST. LOUIS ? Not far from the courthouse where a white former police officer was acquitted Friday in the shooting death of a black man, a federal judge said in a hearing that officials in the suburb of Ferguson had made “good progress” since 2014.
When Melania Trump descended from the White House with President Donald Trump en route to Hurricane Harvey-stricken Houston, Texas in August, everyone had something to say about her choice of footwear.
A California man wearing an anti-Islamic T-shirt and sporting a number of white supremacist tattoos barged into a hookah bar in Lake Forest and threatened to kill a group of Persian customers, according to OC Weekly. Andrew Alan Carruthers, 29, was arrested on Tuesday and charged with felony...
Over the weekend, the Wall Street Journal reported that a White House staffer told foreign officials the president is considering remaining in the 2015 landmark Paris climate change agreement. The reported shift came on the eve of a United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York, where climate remains a main issue on the agenda. Within hours […]
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The reality of climate change is that a global disaster created almost entirely by rich white people in the Global North is going to disproportionately affect the poor of the Global South who had almost nothing to do with it. In other words, just like every other environmental disaster, from the cancer corridor of Louisiana […]
The unexpected appearance of former White House press secretary Sean Spicer at the Emmys this past Sunday first elicited gasps of shock, then titters and even laughs, and then, especially on Twitter and in media post-mortems, cries of outrage. It all goes to show how much Donald Trump has not only...
White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Wednesday explained a viral photo that showed Chief of Staff John Kelly with his head in his hands during President Donald Trump’s bombastic speech to the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday. In an interview on Fox News, the hosts of Fox...
Kenneth James Gleason is charged with two counts of first degree murder and other charges, following the shooting deaths of two men in Baton Rouge.
A privileged young white woman gallivants around the developing world in search of adventure … is it Lara Croft or White Saviour Barbie? Remember White Saviour Barbie? It was big on Instagram last year. White Saviour Barbie only hadShow More Summary
It’s no secret that the Trump administration needs a win. Since taking office, the president has not signed any major legislation into law, and the White House is regularly reported to be in turmoil. Both Republicans and the White House are hoping tax reform will be their big break. Since coming back from the August […]
'At a time when conversations about race are reaching a fever pitch and believers in white supremacy feel support from the president of the United States, Nell Irvin Painter, author of "The History of White People," argues that race doesn't exist.' -- CBC | Sunday Edition
FORGET THE ALAMO? IN DALLAS, MAYBE: Dallas education board ponders ghosting names of offensive white males Sam Houston, William Travis, and Jim Bowie from schools.
By David Petraeus | PRISM Volume 7, No 1 | September 14, 2017 This interview was conducted by Dr. Joseph Collins and Mr. Nathan White for Lessons Encountered: Learning from the Long War, which was published by NDU Press in November 2015. Can...Show More Summary
A 23-year-old white man was arrested and accused of killing two black men and shooting up a black family's home in a string of attacks last week that police say … Click to Continue »
Police abuses in communities of color have led to colder feelings among black Americans toward law enforcement. In a Twitter post earlier this month, NFL star Michael Bennett detailed abuse he allegedly faced from Las Vegas cops whoShow More Summary
There’s an apocryphal story from WWII that when the Nazis started requiring the Jews under their control to wear gold stars, the Danish King donned one himself and suggested his subjects do the same. It’s an inspiring story, and it ought to be true, but it is mere folklore in the service of...
Amid protesting in St. Louis over the acquittal of a white police officer accused of murdering a black man after a car chase, a youth football team decided to take a knee during a pregame rendition of the national anthem. The team’s coach said that the decision was made by the eight-year-olds following “a good teaching […]
Regrets? Sean Spicer should have a few — and not too few to mention. But as this former White House press secretary takes off on his image rehabilitation tour, it seems that his remorse, which should be galactic in size, is limited to his statement about Trump’s “historic” inauguration. That famous...