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Warren Accuses Trump of 'Creepy' Comments About Her DNA Test

Sen. Elizabeth Warren is suggesting President Donald Trump’s comment about him personally administering a DNA test to her to prove her Native American heritage is “creepy.” She tweeted Monday that the president makes “creepy physical threats” about women who scare him, including her. “He’s trying to do what he always does to women who scare ...

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'Anti-white' racism: Australia senators blame 'error' for vote

Australia's government says it was a mistake to support a motion which stated "it is OK to be white". /
Evangelist Priscilla Shirer: “I do not describe myself as a black woman”

A black evangelist is causing a stir on social media after making an emotional speech about her blackness and the intersection of her religion. ... /
Racism and discrimination rampant in French amateur soccer

Even as France’s soccer team boasts having a multicultural squad and a 2018 Word Cup win, racism continues to be a stifling issue, especially for ...

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Critic’s Pick: Brazil Enthralls With an Art Show of Afro-Atlantic History

With more than 200 artists, the São Paulo exhibition is a hemispheric treasure chest about resistance to racism. Its timing is apt.

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Lessons After Threats Drive US Black Legislator to Quit

Voters in this very liberal, very white state made Kiah Morris a pioneer when in 2014 they elected her as its first black female legislator. Not long ...

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Melania Trump is in Africa wearing colonialist hats, and we have questions

Melania Trump has spent the last week in Africa for some reason. She has refused to say why. As is often the case with the Trumps, the purpose of their moves is often shrouded in racism, be it overt or covert. This time around, Melania is making ...

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US First Lady Continues Africa Goodwill Tour

U.S. first lady Melania Trump continues the first leg of her week-long tour of the African continent Wednesday -- her first major solo international trip since moving into the White House in 2017. Mrs. Trump passed out blankets and teddy bears to newborn infants and their mothers at a hospital in Ghana's capital, Accra, shortly after her arrival ... /
EXCLUSIVE: ‘The Neighborhood’ star, Tichina Arnold: “Racism is not going away”

Tichina Arnold is co-satrring in CBS new comedy, The Neighborhood alongside Cedric The Entertainer and she couldn’t be happier about it. “He’s so cute. I’ve known Cedric for over twenty-something years, he and his wife and he’s a great family guy. He’s just a good guy all around and I can’t believe I have never […] The post EXCLUSIVE: ‘The ... /
Another Chicago agency hit by racism scandal, n-word scrawled on image of Black woman

A culture clash has reportedly rocked the Department of Aviation at the heating and cooling plant at O’Hare International Airport, the Chicago ...

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Racism and stereotypes in colonial India’s 'Instagram’

A recent exhibition of postcards from colonial India explores how Indians were portrayed.

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Kavanaugh hearings: Who were the women confronting Jeff Flake?

Women globally are meanwhile seeing an outpour of survivors' testimony prompted by the dramatic hearings. /
Teacher fired for asking Black students to pretend to be slaves launches discrimination suit for $120 Million

A white Bronx social studies teacher who has been terminated for allegedly asking black students to lie on the floor and pretend they were slaves during a lesson on U.S. slavery is now suing the city and Board of Education for $120 million in damages for what she claims is reverse racism. In her Notice […] The post Teacher fired for asking ...

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Swedish Skit Mocks Chinese Tourists, Drawing Backlash in China

Chinese officials demanded an apology over a Swedish satirical program’s skit about Chinese tourists, which the network says was meant to highlight racism.

Beijing accuses Sweden of racism amid escalating diplomatic row

China and Sweden are locked in an escalating diplomatic feud after a minor dispute over tourists outstaying their welcome in a hostel devolved into broad accusations of racism and official travel warnings.

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Melania Trump to Discuss Africa Trip Wednesday in New York

Melania Trump plans to announce details about her October trip to Africa during an appearance this week in New York. The White House says the first ...

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China Is Confronting New U.S. Hostility. But Is It Ready for the Fight?

As the acrimony intensifies, Beijing’s immediate worry is how the Chinese public will handle the trade war and what impact it might have on domestic stability.

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Distractions to Diplomacy as Trump Returns to New York

U.S. President Donald Trump has been uncharacteristically mute just before days of whirlwind of diplomacy during the U.N. General Assembly. Trump took a rare respite from Twitter amid several pending matters likely to define his presidency.  There have been no substantive tweets from the president since Friday when he commented on his ...

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Arizona Congressman Blasts Siblings Who Endorsed Opponent

Six siblings of U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar have urged voters to cast their ballots against the Arizona Republican in November in an unusual political ad sponsored by the rival candidate. The television ad from Democrat David Brill combines video interviews with Gosar-family siblings who ask voters to usher Paul Gosar out of office because he has ...

After 'sexual racism' accusations, gay dating app Grindr gets 'Kindr'

Grindr launched the new "Kindr" initiative this week to combat "racism, bullying, or other forms of toxic behavior" on its popular gay dating app. /
Police investigating after promising student dies during Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity trip

The family of a promising UC Riverside student demand to know if hazing was a factor in the death of 20-year-old Tyler Hilliard after he collapsed ... /
Urban League President Marc Morial rallies black voters across the country and talks racism on social media (VIDEO)

Marc Morial says the “n-word” was a fighting word when he grew up in Louisiana. Morial has seen race relations change from the days he ...

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