Black Teen Banned From Graduation Because of His Hair — Black Video News

Mont Belvieu, TX — Deandre Arnold, a high school student from Texas, is reportedly being discriminated against because of his hair style of choice. His school, Barbers Hill High School in the city of Mont Belvieu, has suspended him and banned him from participating in his own graduation unless he cuts his locks to a…Black Teen … Continue reading Black Teen Banned From Graduation Because of His Hair — Black Video News

‘I Was With The Store Owner Until…’: Threats to Burn Down Business Cause Colorado Antiques Store Owner to Discontinue Selling Jim Crow-Era Signs — Atlanta Black Star

An antiques store in southwest Colorado is facing backlash over its sale of racist, Jim Crow-era signs. The store owner insists the merchandise isn’t racist in nature, however, and said she has no plans to stop selling them. 642 more words‘I Was With The Store Owner Until…’: Threats to Burn Down Business Cause Colorado Antiques Store … Continue reading ‘I Was With The Store Owner Until…’: Threats to Burn Down Business Cause Colorado Antiques Store Owner to Discontinue Selling Jim Crow-Era Signs — Atlanta Black Star

49ers Suspend Radio Analyst For Comments On Ravens QB Jackson’s ‘Dark Skin Color’ — CBS San Francisco

The San Francisco 49ers have suspended a radio color analyst for remarks he made about Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson regarding the player’s “dark skin color,” the team confirmed Wednesday.49ers Suspend Radio Analyst For Comments On Ravens QB Jackson’s ‘Dark Skin Color’ — CBS San Francisco

Texas Town’s Police Chief Apologizes After Text Alert Calls on Public to ‘Notify Police if You See Any Black Males’ — Atlanta Black Star

The chief of a police department in southeast Texas is apologizing after residents became outraged Tuesday night when an alert was sent out specifically asking them to contact authorities should they “see any black males.” 501 more wordsTexas Town’s Police Chief Apologizes After Text Alert Calls on Public to ‘Notify Police if You See Any Black … Continue reading Texas Town’s Police Chief Apologizes After Text Alert Calls on Public to ‘Notify Police if You See Any Black Males’ — Atlanta Black Star

Restaurant employees fired after asking multiracial group to move for White man —

Image source: Screenshot – Facebook.com / MaryVahl Several employees at Buffalo Wild Wings have been fired after asking a multiracial group of diners to change their seats to appease a White customer. 427 more wordsRestaurant employees fired after asking multiracial group to move for White man —

Cities With More Black Residents Rely More On Traffic Tickets And Fines For Revenue — Nappy Newz

… the next time you get pulled over for speeding – especially if it’s for doing 55 in a 54 – you should ask yourself why it’s happening. I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the last time I got a speeding ticket. It was nearly a decade ago and it’s a pretty unremarkable […]Cities With … Continue reading Cities With More Black Residents Rely More On Traffic Tickets And Fines For Revenue — Nappy Newz

S.C. Man Who Called 911 to Report Armed Burglary and Ended Paralyzed When Deputy Shot Him Is Left to Settle for $750,000 — Atlanta Black Star

A South Carolina man rendered a quadriplegic when a deputy mistook the resident for a burglar and shot him has settled a lawsuit for $750,000. 483 more wordsS.C. Man Who Called 911 to Report Armed Burglary and Ended Paralyzed When Deputy Shot Him Is Left to Settle for $750,000 — Atlanta Black Star