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miriam alejandro, racial bias, racial discrimination, racial profiling, shopping while black, the children place -

A shopping trip to children’s clothing store The Children Place at the Capital City Mall in Camp Hill, Pa., turned ugly for Miriam Alejandro and her sister Carlita Alejandro last Thursday, when a simple request purportedly resulted in a standoff with an insulting sales associate. Miriam, who documented a portion of…

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black hair politics, clinton stanley, first grader denied his first day of school, florida, hair discrimination, jr, natural hair, racial discrimination -

As children returned to school this fall, new teachers and classmates weren’t the only things that greeted some students. More than one story surfaced of children being turned away, or sent home from school, because of culturally-specific hairstyles like braids or dreadlocks. One such child was six-year-old Clinton…

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When it comes to finding low-maintenance hairstyles for our children that are school-appropriate, it’s beginning to seem we’re damned if we do, damned if we don’t. Last week, a video of a first-grader in Florida being turned away from his first day of school because of his dreadlocks sparked viral outrage and…

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News, Racial Discrimination, Racial Harassment, Teshawn Solomon, Top Stories, Video, Vivint Solar, Whites Only -

  A Black employee at Vivint Solar is suing the Utah-based company for racial harassment after a manager allegedly hurled racial slurs against him and built a “White only” clubhouse, reports The Sacramento Bee. On Monday, Teshawn Solomon filed a lawsuit against Vivint Solar, a smart home technology provider, for racial harassment and discrimination. Solomon, who is […]

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Posted by Tshyrad Oates on Monday, April 16, 2018 Days after Starbucks was thrust into […]

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A former Atlanta Hawks employee is claiming that a Black director created a culture at […]

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Former students of Georgia’s Pike County Consolidated High School Class of 1969 received their diplomas almost […]

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T.I. has lifted the boycott on Houston’s restaurant after meeting with leaders of the establishment.  […]

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Lincoln High School, News Video, Racial Discrimination, Racist White Women, Tianna Miller -

Lincoln High School girls varsity basketball team will play the remaining of the season without their […]

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Aboriginals, News, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, Race, Racial Discrimination, World -

Ten years after offering a public apology for the decades of institutional racism and abuse […]

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American Airlines, Entertainment, joey badass, Racial Discrimination, racist flight attendant -

Rapper Joey Badass shared with his Twitter followers a very unpleasant experience with American Airlines.  […]

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Featured, Hawaiian Airlines, News, Noose, Racial Discrimination -

In discrimination lawsuit, Timothy Degrate says he endured workplace harassment for six years

The post Black employee sues Hawaiian Airlines after noose is left at his locker appeared first on theGrio.

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1964 Civil Rights Act, African Americans, featured, lgbt, masterpiece cakeshop, News, public accommodations, public segregation, Racial Discrimination -

Last week, the Supreme Court heard arguments in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. Masterpiece Cakeshop […]

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banana republic, black hair, braids lawsuit, Culture, Entertainment, Fashion & Beauty, Her Side, Natural Hair, Racial Discrimination -

A woman is taking Banana Republic to court after she says a store manager deemed […]

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Frank Nucera Jr., News, Police Abuse, Police Misconduct, Racial Discrimination, Racial Profiling -

The former police chief, who assaulted and used a racial slur against a suspect, has been charged with a hate crime.

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American Airlines, NAACP Travel Advisory, National, News, Race, Racial Discrimination -

The NAACP has issued a travel advisory against American Airlines following a series of alleged […]

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Denny's, News, Racial Bias, Racial Discrimination, Racism -

Denny's has fired some of its employees at a Washington restaurant after a racist incident allegedly took place there on Wednesday.

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Cornell University, News, Psi Upsilon Fraternity, Racial Discrimination, Racism -

A Cornell University fraternity closed its chapter indefinitely after some of its members were allegedly involved in a racially-charged attack.

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Entertainment, Jourdan Dunn, London, Racial Discrimination -

Jourdan Dunn has suggested in a Tweet that a London club was racist when they denied entry to her brother.

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Mass Incar, News, Prison, Racial Discrimination, UK -

According to an independent study, Black people in the United Kingdom are more likely to be in prison than those in the United States.

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Charlottesville, featured, Hate Crimes, News, Racial bias, Racial Discrimination, racial hate, radical right -

In Virginia, emotions are running hot. Following the death of one and the injuring of […]

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Banker Sues Goldman Sachs, National, News, Racial Discrimination, Rebecca Allen -

A Black staffer in Goldman Sachs’ personal wealth management division is suing the mega bank […]

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NAACP Travel Advisory Missouri, National, News, Racial Discrimination, Rod Chapel -

National delegates for the NAACP voted Wednesday, July 28, to move forward with a travel […]

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Jonas Grabill, National, News, Racial Discrimination, The Spot Bar & Grill -

Customers of The Spot Bar & Grill in Roseville, Mich., claim the restaurant charges Black […]

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