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Rubio: US has 'long' and 'painful' history of discrimination

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The United States must acknowledge a "painful, complicated" history of racial discrimination that still affects many minorities, Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio said Monday between campaign speeches...Show More Summary

Taylor Swift vs. Nicki Minaj: Unexpected Feud Alert!

Earlier today, Nicki Minaj complained about her lack of VMA nominations on Twitter and suggested that she was unfairly shut out of two categories due to racial discrimination.  In a series of angry tweets, the rapper made vague references...Show More Summary

Nicki Minaj Slams MTV For Lack of VMA Nods, Hints at Racial Discrimination

Earlier today the 2015 MTV VMA nominations were announced, and while there were few surprises (Beyonce, Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran predictably led the pack with the most nods), at least one artist is downright shocked that she didn't...Show More Summary

UAE, concerned about militant Islam, passes law against race, faith hate

DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates has outlawed religious or racial discrimination, the state news agency WAM said on Monday, citing a royal decree by President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

'Black Panther Break Room': Workers Accuse American Airlines of Racial Discrimination

In a letter to U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch, a Pennsylvania attorney claims that at least 80 African-Americans and other minority employees at American Airlines in Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. were the victims of racial discrimination, according to NBC Philadelphia.

This is how you attack institutionalized discrimination: The FDNY’s long road to racial diversity

Decades after fight for racial parity began, the FDNY is finally making progress -- and its example is instructive

DirecTV Seeks To Exit $10B Racial Discrimination Suit; Claims “Undue Prejudice”

Over 6-months after being slapped with a multi-billion dollar racial discrimination lawsuit, the satellite television provider wants out – again. "Plaintiffs attempts to rely on racially offensive conduct by AT&T executives to paintShow More Summary

Supervisors vote to settle final Antelope Valley discrimination case

Los Angeles County supervisors voted Tuesday in a closed-door meeting to approve the final piece of a settlement over allegations of racial discrimination in county-administered low-income housing programs in the Antelope Valley.

South Carolina Removes Confederate Flag: Can It Remove Spiritual Illness of Racial Discrimination?

2 weeks agoNews : Truthdig

The South Carolina Legislature has voted to remove the Confederate flag from the grounds of the Statehouse.

South Carolina removes the Physical Flag: Can it remove the Spiritual Illness of Racial Discrimination?

By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) | – – The South Carolina legislature has voted to remove the Confederate flag from the grounds of the statehouse. It was put there in 1961…

Obama administration to unveil major new rules targeting segregation across U.S.

CHICAGO -- When the Fair Housing Act was passed in 1968, it barred the outright racial discrimination that was then routine. It also required the government to go one step further — to actively dismantle segregation and foster integration in its place — a mandate that for decades has been largely forgotten, neglected and unenforced. Now, on Wednesday, […]

Video: Watch the U.S. Transition From Slavery to Mass Incarceration

The Equal Justice Initiative, an Alabama-based nonprofit that challenges racial discrimination in the criminal justice system, released a vivid retelling of America’s direct transition from slavery to mass incarceration. Read more.....

Justice Breyer v. the Death Penalty

The two most unusual opinions of the past Supreme Court term addressed issues that were not even presented by the cases before the Court. In a dispute involving claims of racial discrimination in jury selection, Justice Anthony Kennedy...Show More Summary

Illinois Women’s B-Ball Players File Racial Suit Against School

Several former Illinois women’s basketball players are filing a suit against the school for racial discrimination and a breach of their civil rights by coordinating segregated practices and maintaining different disciplinary standards for black and white players. Head coach Matt Bollant and a former assistant are specifically named in the suit. The players are seeking […]

Is This Kid’s Haircut Too Extreme?

4 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

Bay Area teachers sent little Jalyn Broussard home for having a ‘distracting’ haircut at school—but his mother says it was a matter of racial discrimination.

Justice Breyer Against the Death Penalty

The two most unusual opinions of the past Supreme Court term addressed issues that were not even presented by the cases before the Court. In a dispute involving claims of racial discrimination in jury selection, Justice Anthony Kennedy...Show More Summary

China Grills US' Human Rights Abuses Against Minorities in Annual Report

In a new report, China blasted the United States for having a "terrible human rights record," citing America's racial discrimination, income inequality, and government surveillance, among other social ills.

China criticises US human rights record

Racial discrimination and police abuses cited in China's annual response to the US' report on Beijing's rights record.

China attacks U.S. rights record in annual report

BEIJING (Reuters) - China accused the United States on Friday of being "haunted by spreading guns" and racial discrimination, in its annual tit-for-tat rebuttal to U.S. criticism of China's human rights record.

Supreme Court rightly supports Fair Housing Act 'disparate impact' claims

last monthHealth : Booster Shots

For years, civil rights groups have feared that the Supreme Court would hamstring the effort to end racial segregation in housing by ruling that only practices rooted in intentional discrimination violated the Fair Housing Act. But on Thursday, a 5-to-4 majority rightly held that the landmark law...

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