Occasionally The Root will interrupt our coverage of black news, opinions, politics, and culture to openly address our white readership. In 2020, we’d like to finally have that oft-discussed “conversation about race” we hear you guys mention so often. 15 more wordsHow to Be a Better White Person in 2020 — The Root I'm usually not … Continue reading How to Be a Better White Person in 2020 — The Root
An elementary school in Washington, D.C issued an apology after giving black students an assignment stating that they had to portray slaves. Lafayette Elementary School Principal Carrie Broquard said the assignment was a mistake after teachers got carried away while teaching students about the Reconstruction Era and the Civil War. 297 more wordsD.C. Elementary School Apologizes … Continue reading D.C. Elementary School Apologizes After Asking Black Students To Portray Slaves — Black America Web
A pickup truck-driving white woman who “backhanded” a car salesman was cleared of ethnic intimidation charges on Monday after a judge ruled that slapping the shit out of a black man and calling him “nigger” isn’t necessarily racist if she’s upset about her trade-in value. Read more...White Woman Acquitted of Hate Crime After Using Racial Slurs, … Continue reading White Woman Acquitted of Hate Crime After Using Racial Slurs, Slapping Black Car Salesman — The Root
They’re calling her the new Cyntoia Brown. Chrystul Kizer, now 19, appeared in court on murder charges last June after admittedly killing the man who she claims abused her and trafficked her for sex. 695 more wordsChrystul Kizer, Wisconsin Teen Who Fatally Shot Alleged Trafficker Accused of Abusing Her and Numerous Other Black Girls, Faces Life … Continue reading Chrystul Kizer, Wisconsin Teen Who Fatally Shot Alleged Trafficker Accused of Abusing Her and Numerous Other Black Girls, Faces Life in Prison — Atlanta Black Star
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A judge on Tuesday dismissed a hate crime charge against a white man who stabbed a black college student to death at a bus stop on the University of Maryland’s campus. 508 more wordsJudge Drops Hate Crime Charge In Student’s Fatal Stabbing — Black America Web White privilege. Damn shame.
by Danny Haiphong Colin Kaepernick Shows that American Innocence is a White Supremacist Sport The Black struggle for dignity and self-determination will forever be criminalized as a problem by the white elite and their hirelings in the Black misleadership class. “We must hold Black servants of the American Empire accountable.” Colin Kaepernick hasn’t played an […]Colin … Continue reading Colin Kaepernick Shows that Amerikan Innocence is a White Supremacist Sport — Mosi-Blog
Actor Fabian Basabe has fired off a cease-and-desist letter to PR pro Tayo Otiti after she accused him of hurling a racial slur at her during artist Mickalene Thomas’ “Better Nights” show during Miami’s Art Basel. 436 more wordsActor Fabian Basabe Put On Blast For Calling PR Agent A ‘N****R B***H’ During Art Basel Event — … Continue reading Actor Fabian Basabe Put On Blast For Calling PR Agent A ‘N****R B***H’ During Art Basel Event — Black America Web