A White Maryland student is under fire after a 30-second video of a racist rant against the Black Matter movement went viral.
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“It’s so contradictory to who we are and who we want to be,” Ruff said, addressing the “wigga”-themed festivities. “Wigga,” a combination of White and the n-word, is often used to refer to White people “acting Black” or irresponsibly appropriating Black dress and culture.
Author and Christian Activist Jim Wallis joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to discuss his new book, America’s Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege and the Bridge to a New America.
Seven Oregon militiamen were arrested and one killed when federal agents moved in to take members into custody Tuesday afternoon.
During Fusion’s two-hour presidential forum this week in Iowa, a questioner asked Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton to discuss how she’s benefitted from White privilege. The question prompted the former U.S. Secretary of State to ask, “Where do I start?” according to the Huffington Post.
Despite Clinton’s efforts, this latest episode in her campaign further illustrates that today’s presidential candidates don’t know how to talk about race in a way that will resonate with millennial voters.
Hungarian journalist Boglarka Balogh is receiving unwanted attention on social media after wearing blackface to make people aware of the number of “endangered tribes, and the speed at which they are fading away,” writes the Independent.
Tonya Couch has been arrested on charges of helping her son escape.
Police took Rothenberg into custody without incident, later charging her with first-degree threatening, seven counts of reckless endangerment and interfering with police and second-degree breach of peace.
Ethan Couch, 18, the North Texas teen found responsible for a drunk-driving crash that killed four people in 2013, and his mother, Tonya, 48, were captured Monday at 6 p.m. in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, a spokesperson for the Jalisco state prosecutor’s office told ABC News.