Racism

  • White supremacist is guilty in Charlottesville parking garage beating of black man

    One of the white supremacists who viciously beat a black man inside a parking garage during last year’s “Unite the Right” rally here was found guilty Tuesday night of malicious wounding. Jacob Scott Goodwin, 23, who wore a military tactical helmet and brandished a large shield during the Aug....
  • Methodist Church Hosting “A Conversation on Racism”

    COLUMBUS – A Columbus church will be hosting speaker Dr. Karlos Hill for a discussion about racism. Hill is a Chair and Associate Professor of African and African American Studies at the University of Oklahoma. Hill will be visiting Columbus on April 23rd at 7p.m. and the public is...
  • US BISHOP CRITICISES CHURCH’S ‘VIRTUALLY SILENT’ RESPONSE TO RACISM Share this story

    Bishop Murry said several Church studies into race show little has changed over many decades The lead bishop for racism in the United States has been scathing in his criticism of the American Church’s response to racial injustice, saying it has lacked “moral consciousness on the matter of race”....
  • Abortion is Systemic Racism Declares New Billboard/Web Campaign

    CLEVELAND, Ohio, Jan. 30, 2018 /Standard Newswire/ — The Radiance Foundation and the Coalition for Life Cleveland have launched a powerful billboard/social media campaign to tell the public WhatAbortionReallyIs.com. The initiative reveals truths about abortion with messages declaring: “Abortion is systemic racism,” “Abortion is fake feminism,” “Abortion is violence,” “Abortion is...
  • H&M Model parents moved out of home due to international backlash

    The parents of the young Black boy who modeled what many felt was a racist hoodie in an H&M ad, say they’ve had to move out of their home because of the international backlash. Terry Mango and Frank Odhiambo, the parents of the model Liam Mango, say while they understand the reactions...
  • Kevin Spacey reportedly accused of racism

    The head of a security company that worked on the set of the Netflix’s “House of Cards” accused disgraced Hollywood star Kevin Spacey of racism, the Daily Mail reported on Monday. Earl Blue, the head of VIP Protective Service and a Navy veteran, told the Mail exclusively that Spacey would refuse to acknowledge...
  • Viola Davis talks about childhood racism

    Viola Davis does not mince words when it comes to discussing her difficult childhood — one that was filled with violence and racism so traumatizing, she wet the bed until she was 14. The Oscar-winning actress took to the stage at the Massachusetts Conference for Women in Boston on Thursday, and told the audience...
  • White Atlanta Mayoral Candidate Allegedly Refers To Black Voters As ‘Felons’

    As the people of Atlanta prepare for the mayoral runoff on Dec. 5, a controversial private recording has put one candidate in a precarious position.  Mary Norwood is accused of using racist language when describing Black voters to a group of young Republicans, reported rolling out. The news website...
  • Video: White racism course offered at University causes controversy

    Florida Gulf Coast University student Aimee Weigt doesn’t shy away from discussing difficult social issues, so she didn’t hesitate to sign up for a new class that will be offeredat  the university called “White Racism.” Ted Thornhill, an assistant professor of sociology, will teach the course, starting in January. He...