Articles Tagged 'racism'
Bloomberg heard in 2015 audio clip defending ‘stop and frisk,’ throwing minority kids against wall: report
A newly-surfaced recording from a 2015 speech by Michael Bloomberg, in which the former three-term mayor of New York City gives a full-throated defense of… READ MORE
Indiana University fraternity suspended amid allegations of assault, anti-Semitic and racist slurs
A fraternity at Indiana University in Bloomington is under investigation for allegations of physical assault and anti-Semitic and racial slurs, officials said.
Campus police and… READ MORE
Texas Lawmaker drops re-election bid over comments against Asian rivals
A GOP lawmaker from Fort Bend County has dropped his bid for re-election after his comments singling out his opponents’ ethnicity.
State Rep. Rick Miller… READ MORE
Gov. Cuomo drops the n-word during live radio interview
Gov. Cuomo dropped the N-word during a live radio interview Tuesday while quoting an op-ed about the use of slurs against Italian-Americans.
“They used an… READ MORE
Fmr DNC Chair Donna Brazile: ‘I get in trouble’ when I refuse to say that Trump is a racist
On Fox Nation’s “Reality Check with David Webb,” former DNC chairwoman and Fox News contributor Donna Brazile said that she gets in “trouble” with people… READ MORE
AOC: Trump’s coalition includes ‘racists’ and those who ‘could be susceptible’ to racism
U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., weighed in on President Trump’s supporters Thursday, saying a “core part” of the president’s base is composed of “racists” and… READ MORE
Sen. Scott: Racism accusations against Trump ‘inconsistent with reality’
Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., defended President Trump against accusations of racism Today while appearing on “The Ingraham Angle,” calling accusations “inconsistent with reality.”
“Well there’s… READ MORE
Arizona lawmaker criticized for saying US might look like South America
PHOENIX – Arizona state Sen. Sylvia Allen is facing criticism, following recent comments she made about immigration, white birth rates, the “browning” of America, feminism… READ MORE
Georgia state Rep. Erica Thomas backtracks on racism accusations
Georgia state Rep. Erica Thomas, who asserted in a tearful Facebook post that a white man at a Publix grocery store told her to “Go… READ MORE
House passes anti-hate measure amid Dem tensions
The House passed a measure broadly condemning anti-Semitism and other forms of hatred on Thursday after remarks by Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) unleashed a torrent… READ MORE