After 30 years of barring black students from running for class president, a Mississippi public middle school, reversed a Jim Crow era policy today and announced students of all races would be allowed to run for student government.
A few people came out and declared war on the Tea Party, or the KKK – supposedly interchangeable (and that isn’t racist or bigoted, of course not) because why? Because people who didn’t support Planned Parenthood being set almost as a permanent stree
When Rodolfo Olmedo was dragged down by a group of men shouting anti-Mexican epithets and bashed over the head with a wooden stick on the street outside his home, he instinctively covered his face to keep from getting disfigured. Blood filled his mou
This is truly Dr. Martin Luther King’s dream. This is what we are all working for. People who can share ideals without race or racism even being important. Dreams, thoughts, actions, beliefs – motivated by what they are – not driven by race, ge
Run away from the slavery of tyranny towards the blessings of liberty.
At different times, mainstream media has raised the absurd charge that two of the most respectful men on the planet, Ron Paul and Rand Paul, are racists.
An employee of the Department of Agriculture has resigned, after conservative media outlets posted video of her describing a time in the past when she hadn't used the "full force" of her abilities to help a farmer because he was white. BUT...!
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell refused on Sunday to wade into the recent debate between the NAACP and the Tea Party over alleged racism within the conservative movement.
First Lady Michelle Obama brought renewed energy to the NAACP today, delivering the keynote speech at the annual convention one day before the nation’s largest civil rights group is expected to condemn what it calls racist elements in the Tea Party m
"The killing of civilians is intended to trigger a response by Palestinian resistance forces, which in turn justifies Israeli retaliation (on "humanitarian" grounds) as well as a process of military escalation. The logic of this process contai
The case can seem deceptively simple: Since patrons of tanning salons are almost exclusively white, the tax will be almost entirely paid by white people and, therefore, violates their constitutional right to equal protection under the law.
"He once had a fleeting association with the Ku Klux Klan, what does that mean? I'll tell you what it means. He was a country boy from the hills and hollows from West Virginia. He was trying to get elected," former President Bill Clinton said of Sen.
"We're going to block off the narcoterrorists that come up through this area," said Mesa resident Jason "J.T." Ready, who is organizing the gathering.
A sleepy town in the mountains thrusts itself into the national debate. Charges of racism erupt in the national MSM. Residents of a once tranquil community find themselves victims of rage. Voices which maintain "it's about the children" are drowned
But of course, because the attacker is black and the victim white, this is all politically incorrect,...and most of the media ignore that it happened. (I have no love for the GOP, but WTF?!)
At lunchtime on days when the weather was nice, a black preacher and civil rights activist would put up a folding card table in front of one of the many unofficially restricted clubs; set it with a tablecloth, china and candles; and dine on buns and
Your diatribe deserves to be torn apart line-by-line.Read Letter
Those who shout about "tolerance" most often are the LEAST tolerant people around.
The Trouble With the '64 Civil Rights Act, Ron Paul on federal power vs. freedom - Property Rights, Liberty, and Immigration, Glenn Jacobs – Kane – says the traditional libertarian approach is the right one.
"Do you think that a private business has a right to say that 'We don't serve black people?'" Maddow asked.
Lena Horne, the enchanting jazz singer and actress who reviled the bigotry that allowed her to entertain white audiences but not socialize with them, slowing her rise to Broadway superstardom, has died. She was 92.
In hindsight, this field trip could have been arranged in a better way. As I reflect upon the look of excitement and enthusiasm I saw in these children's eyes ... it gave them an opportunity to see this type of achievement is possible even for them.
Blue corn comics is a website by, for and about American Indians with a news section pertaining to native peoples as well as a page about stereotypes of American Indians called the "Stereotype of the Month Contest" where stereotypes of American Ind
Antisemitism and the persecution of Jews represented a central tenet of Nazi ideology. In their 25-point Party Program, published in 1920, Nazi party members publicly declared their intention to segregate Jews from "Aryan" society and to abrogate Jew
An Australian publisher is reprinting 7,000 cookbooks over a recipe for pasta with "salt and freshly ground black people." [ah, those spell checkers...ouch!]
NBC News reporter Kelly O'Donnell questions a black man at the DC tax day tea party. "Have you ever felt uncomfortable?" He answered "No. These are my People,... Americans".
In 1998, paleoconservative activist John Mangopoulos ran for U.S. Congress against Debbie Stabenow and Susan Grimes Munsell. Mangopoulos was endorsed by the Reform Party, while Stabenow was running as a Democrat and Munsell ran as a Republican.
Lou takes Mark Potak of the left wing Southern Poverty Law Center to task for essentially calling Lou and his show racist. For anyone not familiar with the SPLC may I point you to: http://oneoldvet.com/?p=692
Rep. Trent Franks (R) of Arizona has long been one of Congress's most embarrassing members. But this week, the right-wing lawmaker may have reached a new depth. Franks was speaking with blogger Mike Stark about civility and public discourse.
Anger boiled over on the UC San Diego campus, where students took over the chancellor's office for several hours to protest the hanging of a noose in a campus library. Students wearing red handkerchiefs over their faces blocked the doors to