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Latinos in the Big Apple: Racism Is a Norm in Families and Community

Latinos in the Big Apple: Racism Is a Norm in Families and Community

by Carla Murphy on March 20 2015, 3:59PM

Check out this conversation.

Topics: /NOW, Society

Some Jay Smooth Wisdom on the Starbucks Controversy

Some Jay Smooth Wisdom on the Starbucks Controversy

by Akiba Solomon on March 18 2015, 4:09PM

Jay Smooth underlines why race talks should be about quality not quantity.

Topics: Media, /NOW

What Racial Diversity Looks Like at Starbucks

What Racial Diversity Looks Like at Starbucks

by Aura Bogado on March 17 2015, 5:30PM

The coffee and cream of a corporate beverage chain.

Topics: Labor

Five Problems With The Economist's Special Report on Latinos

Five Problems With The Economist’s Special Report on Latinos

by Aura Bogado on March 16 2015, 2:29PM

From racial slurs to confusing ethnonyms, it’s one big headache.

Topics: Media

Facebook Disabled Juliana Brown Eyes-Clifford's Account. Again

Facebook Disabled Juliana Brown Eyes-Clifford’s Account. Again

by Aura Bogado on March 13 2015, 2:21PM

She had to stop in the middle of a tour to re-submit her South Dakota identification.

Topics: Native Affairs, /NOW

Univision Fires Host For Racist Michelle Obama Commentary

Univision Fires Host For Racist Michelle Obama Commentary

by Aura Bogado on March 12 2015, 1:10PM

Rodner Figueroa said the First Lady looked like she was part of the cast of ‘Planet of the Apes.’

Topics: /NOW

Common to White Americans: 'I Love You, Let's Move Past This'

Common to White Americans: ‘I Love You, Let’s Move Past This’

by Carla Murphy on March 12 2015, 11:58AM

Rapper-turned-actor stars in the civil rights movement on screen and in real life.

Topics: /NOW, Society

How White Separatists Disable Native American Facebook Accounts

How White Separatists Disable Native American Facebook Accounts

by Aura Bogado on March 11 2015, 9:00AM

Facebook’s ‘authentic names’ policy makes sense in theory. Here are all the ways it goes haywire for users with Native names.

Topics: Native Affairs

Two University of Oklahoma Students Expelled for Racist Chant

Two University of Oklahoma Students Expelled for Racist Chant

by Jamilah King on March 10 2015, 2:03PM

The school is still reeling.

Topics: /NOW

Another Academy Voter Speaks: Oscars Can't Be Racist Because Academy Prez is Black

Another Academy Voter Speaks: Oscars Can’t Be Racist Because Academy Prez is Black

by Aura Bogado on February 20 2015, 11:21AM

The Hollywood Reporter’s ‘brutally honest Oscar ballot’ series strikes again

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Academy Voter Offended by Selma Cast Wearing 'I Can't Breathe' Tees

Academy Voter Offended by Selma Cast Wearing ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Tees

by Aura Bogado on February 19 2015, 1:06PM

‘Am I supposed to vote for it just because it has black people in it?’

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Native Appropriations Reminds You: Don't Dress up Like an Indian on Halloween

Native Appropriations Reminds You: Don’t Dress up Like an Indian on Halloween

by Aura Bogado on October 24 2014, 12:03PM

This collection of eight posts should resolve any confusion you may still have about this.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Native Affairs, /NOW

Picking a Halloween Costume? Watch This Cupcake Tutorial First

Picking a Halloween Costume? Watch This Cupcake Tutorial First

by Aura Bogado on October 21 2014, 2:16PM

‘So ignorantly tasty’

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Tackling Race and Racism in the Latino Community

Tackling Race and Racism in the Latino Community

by Aura Bogado on October 20 2014, 2:30PM

Melissa M. Valle asks important—and recurring—questions

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The Underlying Racism of Ebola Coverage

The Underlying Racism of Ebola Coverage

by Jamilah King on October 17 2014, 11:52AM

It’s impossible to ignore how the disease has become a stand-in for blackness.

Topics: /NOW

 When It Comes to Race, Uber and Lyft Give Taxis a Ride for Their Money

When It Comes to Race, Uber and Lyft Give Taxis a Ride for Their Money

by Jamilah King on October 7 2014, 3:24PM

Johana Bhuylan reports at BuzzFeed.

Topics: /NOW

An American Muslim and Micro-Aggressions

An American Muslim and Micro-Aggressions

by Carla Murphy on September 25 2014, 7:00AM

Margari Hill, an educator and co-founder of MuslimARC, is having some hard conversations about racism within her faith.

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15 Photos to Remember Hurricane Katrina

15 Photos to Remember Hurricane Katrina

by Aura Bogado on August 29 2014, 1:12PM

It’s been nine years since Katrina struck the Gulf Coast

Topics: /NOW, Society

Hillary Clinton Actually Says Something Meaningful About Ferguson and Racism

Hillary Clinton Actually Says Something Meaningful About Ferguson and Racism

by Aura Bogado on August 28 2014, 5:11PM

“Losing a child is every parent’s greatest fear and an unimaginable loss.”

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

Black Oakland City Workers Find Noose on Truck

Black Oakland City Workers Find Noose on Truck

by Aura Bogado on August 28 2014, 11:36AM

Workers say racial tensions are high at the city work yard.

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

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