Georgia Teacher, Family Desperate to Get Home from China as Coronavirus Spreads, Claim U.S. Embassy Has Offered Little Help — Atlanta Black Star

Rapid spread of the coronavirus has stoked fear across the globe, especially in China where the deadly outbreak began and has sickened more than 77,000 people in a matter of months. 519 more wordsGeorgia Teacher, Family Desperate to Get Home from China as Coronavirus Spreads, Claim U.S. Embassy Has Offered Little Help — Atlanta Black Star … Continue reading Georgia Teacher, Family Desperate to Get Home from China as Coronavirus Spreads, Claim U.S. Embassy Has Offered Little Help — Atlanta Black Star

Entitled White Woman Loses Her Entire Mind on Lyft Driver Who Refused To Wait Additional 15 Minutes for Her — Then Refused to Exit His Car — Atlanta Black Star

Yet another irate white woman went viral after she directed a racist tirade at a Lyft driver who did not want to work without being… 480 more wordsEntitled White Woman Loses Her Entire Mind on Lyft Driver Who Refused To Wait Additional 15 Minutes for Her — Then Refused to Exit His Car — Atlanta Black … Continue reading Entitled White Woman Loses Her Entire Mind on Lyft Driver Who Refused To Wait Additional 15 Minutes for Her — Then Refused to Exit His Car — Atlanta Black Star

‘I’m Insulted. I’m Offended.’: California Mom Says Race a Factor After 7-Year-Old Black Son Was Questioned by Authorities Following Claim from White Schoolmate About a Gun — Atlanta Black Star

A California mother says she believes her 7-year-old son’s race was a factor when his elementary school called the sheriff’s department after a white peer, who’d reportedly been bullying the child, falsely accused him of having a gun in his backpack. 646 more words‘I’m Insulted. I’m Offended.’: California Mom Says Race a Factor After 7-Year-Old Black … Continue reading ‘I’m Insulted. I’m Offended.’: California Mom Says Race a Factor After 7-Year-Old Black Son Was Questioned by Authorities Following Claim from White Schoolmate About a Gun — Atlanta Black Star

For People of Color, Gentrification is More a Curse than a Blessing — BlackPressUSA

NNPA NEWSWIRE — According to a March 2019 study by the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC), more than 135,000 Black and Hispanics around the nation were displaced between 2000 and 2012. 59 more wordsFor People of Color, Gentrification is More a Curse than a Blessing — BlackPressUSA

Location, Location, Location:  The Cost of Racism for Businesses In Black Neighborhoods —

New research on businesses in black neighborhoods (whether black-owned or not) suggest that racism is negatively impacting their revenue growth. Click the link to learn more.Location, Location, Location:  The Cost of Racism for Businesses In Black Neighborhoods —

Iowa Woman Who Struck Black Boy, Latina Teen with Her Car in the Same Day Ruled Incompetent to Stand Trial — Atlanta Black Star

An Iowa woman facing hate crime charges for intentionally running over a Black child, as well as a teen girl she thought was Mexican is incompetent to stand trial, a judge ruled Tuesday. 310 more wordsIowa Woman Who Struck Black Boy, Latina Teen with Her Car in the Same Day Ruled Incompetent to Stand Trial — … Continue reading Iowa Woman Who Struck Black Boy, Latina Teen with Her Car in the Same Day Ruled Incompetent to Stand Trial — Atlanta Black Star

Opinion: America- A Real-Life “Gangsta’s Paradise”

From Goodfellas to The Godfather to The Untouchables, Americans love a good ole gangster movie. In fact, gangster movies are one of the most popular movie genres in America. The theme of most of these movies are a single white man or a white family, holding a lot of power and money, with a whole … Continue reading Opinion: America- A Real-Life “Gangsta’s Paradise”