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Gun Violence and the Zimmerman Verdict, One Year Later

Gun Violence and the Zimmerman Verdict, One Year Later

by Aura Bogado on July 11 2014, 11:44AM

Sunday marks one year since George Zimmerman walked free after his trial in connection to the killing of Trayvon Martin.

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Arab-Americans Tell Census, 'We're Not White'

Arab-Americans Tell Census, ‘We’re Not White’

by Carla Murphy on July 3 2014, 10:08AM

Some Arab-Americans and Hispanics challenge the nation’s decennial count

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Neo-Nazis, Blackface and Homophobia at the World Cup

Neo-Nazis, Blackface and Homophobia at the World Cup

by Aura Bogado on June 23 2014, 1:45PM

Not a good look.

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Man Rescues Baby Girl; Still Can't Lose 'Ex-Con' Status

Man Rescues Baby Girl; Still Can’t Lose ‘Ex-Con’ Status

by Carla Murphy on June 19 2014, 11:38AM

Media coverage shows high price of a second chance for men and women who’ve done time

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Video: John Oliver Takes On That Washington NFL Team Name

Video: John Oliver Takes On That Washington NFL Team Name

by Carla Murphy on June 17 2014, 2:25PM

Looks like the “Proud to Be” commercial is having major impact

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Watch 'Proud To Be' Commercial Aired During NBA Final

Watch ‘Proud To Be’ Commercial Aired During NBA Final

by Carla Murphy on June 11 2014, 10:13AM

Calif. tribe bought airtime in seven major cities for, “Proud to Be”

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How A Black Sports Writer Stopped Using 'Redskins'

How A Black Sports Writer Stopped Using ‘Redskins’

by Carla Murphy on June 10 2014, 4:50PM

Columnist Mike Freeman discovered Native ancestry

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White GOP Candidate Changes Name to Cesar Chavez in Arizona Race

White GOP Candidate Changes Name to Cesar Chavez in Arizona Race

by Aura Bogado on June 2 2014, 4:24PM

He switched parties, too.

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Who Gets To Be An All-American Kid?

Who Gets To Be An All-American Kid?

by Carla Murphy on May 30 2014, 11:55AM

Reaction to Indian-American student winners of last night’s National Spelling Bee

Topics: /NOW, Society

Isla Vista Could Embolden Push For Gun Violence Research

Isla Vista Could Embolden Push For Gun Violence Research

by Carla Murphy on May 27 2014, 11:00AM

Given recent history, however the odds are long

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Did Race Play A Part in Isla Vista Rampage?

Did Race Play A Part in Isla Vista Rampage?

by Carla Murphy on May 27 2014, 10:01AM

How race surfaces in Elliot Rodger’s manifesto

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Weekend Read: Life Now for San Antonio Boy After Racist Slurs

Weekend Read: Life Now for San Antonio Boy After Racist Slurs

by Carla Murphy on May 23 2014, 10:53AM

Day 6 in series looking at immigration in middle of country

Topics: /NOW, Society

A New Labor Force

A New Labor Force

by Carla Murphy on May 19 2014, 7:00AM

Michelle Crentsil, 25, represents the new guard of labor organizing

Topics: Society

Child Tobacco Workers in U.S. Linked to Marlboro, Newport, Camel Cigarettes

Child Tobacco Workers in U.S. Linked to Marlboro, Newport, Camel Cigarettes

by Aura Bogado on May 14 2014, 3:18PM

Some of the children—who are mostly Latino U.S. citizens—are as young as seven years old.

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Peggy McIntosh Sets Record Straight on White Privilege

Peggy McIntosh Sets Record Straight on White Privilege

by Carla Murphy on May 14 2014, 12:57PM

What it is and, what it is not

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Former Abercrombie Manager Explains Systemic Discrimination

Former Abercrombie Manager Explains Systemic Discrimination

by Aura Bogado on May 5 2014, 12:02PM

“This is the story of the year I discriminated against everybody.”

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In Sterling's Wake, is Snyder Next?

In Sterling’s Wake, is Snyder Next?

by Aura Bogado on April 30 2014, 4:11PM

Senator Reid says, “The only tradition that matters in sports is winning.”

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NY Renames Street for Muslim EMT and Cadet who Died on 9/11

NY Renames Street for Muslim EMT and Cadet who Died on 9/11

by Aura Bogado on April 30 2014, 2:16PM

Salman Hamdani Way is in Bayside, Queens.

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This is Where Surveillance Happens

This is Where Surveillance Happens

by Aura Bogado on April 28 2014, 11:50AM

A new project takes a different look at the NYPD’s controversial Muslim surveillance program.

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In Minneapolis, Columbus Day Becomes Indigenous People's Day

In Minneapolis, Columbus Day Becomes Indigenous People’s Day

by Julianne Hing on April 25 2014, 3:23PM

Good on Minneapolis.

Topics: Native Affairs, /NOW, Society

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