“First they came for the socialists, and I did not speak out—Because I was not a socialist. Then they came for the trade unionists, and I did not speak out— Because I was not a trade unionist. Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out—Because I was not a Jew. Then they came for me—and … Continue reading Dear White People, The Bell Is Tolling For You!- WriteSomeShit
A 19-year-old woman is facing life in prison for killing a man who allegedly raped her and sold her for sex after a judge ruled that she cannot use a Wisconsin law that shields sex trafficking victims as a defense. According to the Washington Post, Chrystul Kizer confessed to murdering 34-year-old Randy Volar in 2018. […]Teen … Continue reading Teen Faces Life In Prison For Killing The Man Who ‘Raped Her And Sold Her For Sex’ — Nappy Newz
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.