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Racisme anti-arabe et islamophobie. For Black Women Wearing an Afro Is Always a Political Act. The Absent Black Father Myth—Totally Debunked by the CDC. Photo Credit:

The Absent Black Father Myth—Totally Debunked by the CDC

America Is Deeply Divided Over How Media Covers Race, Police Misconduct. Americans may largely agree on the charges filed against Baltimore police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, but they remain deeply divided over the way his case, and others like it, have been covered by the media.

America Is Deeply Divided Over How Media Covers Race, Police Misconduct

Across racial and political lines, most say it was the right decision to bring criminal charges after Gray, a 25-year-old black man, suffered a fatal neck injury while in police custody. Daily Show March 4, 2014. On the Killing of Jordan Davis by Michael Dunn - Ta-Nehisi Coates. The irrelevance of black life has been drilled into this country since its infancy, and shall not be extricated through the latest innovations in Negro Finishing School.

On the Killing of Jordan Davis by Michael Dunn - Ta-Nehisi Coates

Marchers in Jacksonville, Florida, protest the verdict against Michael Dunn. (Reuters) I wish I had something more to say about the fact that Michael Dunn was not convicted for killing a black boy. Except I said it after George Zimmerman was not convicted of killing a black boy. Except the parents of black boys already know this. Jordan Davis had a mother and a father. Henry "Box" Brown, whose family was destroyed and whose children were trafficked, knew:

Alabama veteran who hired KKK hitman to kill black neighbor begs judge for mercy. By Scott KaufmanFriday, February 28, 2014 10:56 EDT An Alabama man is asking a judge for mercy after pleading guilty to hiring a Ku Klux Klan (KKK) hitman to murder his black neighbor.

Alabama veteran who hired KKK hitman to kill black neighbor begs judge for mercy

Defense attorneys for Allen Wayne Morgan told U.S. District Judge Karon Bowdre that their client — a veteran of over 175 combat missions in Iraq who struggled with post traumatic stress disorder, depression, and drug addiction — should not spend more than five years in prison. Judge Bowdre referred the matter to a government expert, who will review the report on Morgan’s mental health submitted by the defense. If you think what you hear on Fox News... - Media Matters for America. Jon Stewart riffs on Rob Ford and Justin Bieber's latest debacles. Movies & racism. Black Power.

Charles V. Hamilton. Charles V.

Charles V. Hamilton

Hamilton (born 1929) is a political scientist, civil rights leader, and the W. S. Sayre Professor Emeritus of Government and Political Science at Columbia University.[1] His most noted work is Black Power: The Politics of Liberation in America, written with Stokely Carmichael.[1][2] Cashmore and Jennings argue the Hamilton and Carmichael were the first to use the term institutional racism in a systematic fashion.[3] Texts[edit] Carmichael S. & Hamilton C. References[edit] ^ Jump up to: a b c d Notable African-American Alumni, Univ. of Chicago, accessed 23 January 2012.^ Jump up to: a b c d Rich, Wilbur C. Stokely Carmichael. Early life and education[edit] Born in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, Stokely Carmichael moved to Harlem, in New York, New York, in 1952 at the age of eleven, to rejoin his parents, who had migrated when he was aged two, leaving him with his grandmother and two aunts.[1] He had three sisters.[1] As a boy, he had attended Tranquility School in Trinidad until his parents were able to send for him.[2] His mother, Mabel R.

Stokely Carmichael

Carmichael,[3] was a stewardess for a steamship line, and his father, Adolphus, was a carpenter who also worked as a taxi driver.[1] The reunited Carmichael family eventually left Harlem to live in Van Nest in the East Bronx, at that time an aging neighborhood of primarily Jewish and Italian immigrants and descendants. According to a 1967 interview he gave to Life Magazine, Carmichael was the only black member of the Morris Park Dukes, a youth gang involved in alcohol and petty theft.[1] Fox News Reporter Praises Hate Group Leader Who Blames Gay Men For The Holocaust. Fox News Radio reporter Todd Starnes effusively praised hate group spokesman Bryan Fischer of the American Family Association (AFA) as "one of the most intelligent talk show hosts in the country.

Fox News Reporter Praises Hate Group Leader Who Blames Gay Men For The Holocaust

" Fischer is notorious for making rabidly homophobic statements, including the claim that gay men caused the Holocaust. During a February 24 appearance on American Family Radio's Focal Point with Bryan Fischer, Starnes and Fischer discussed a halted Federal Communications Commission (FCC) study that would have examined how well newsrooms are meeting the public's "critical information needs" on key public policy issues.

Right-wing media hyped the study as an invasive survey that could lead to the federal government dictating news coverage. While the FCC has backed off the study following public comment, Fischer said it "sounded" like the FCC is "reloading" and will proceed with the study anyway. -PHOBIAS, ISLAMO-, XENO-, & -ISM, ANARCH- ,RAC-, SEX-, TERROR- Relations ethnic-race-religious. Race and Ethnicity. Racism. Discrimination. DN! Jail to law school. NERMEEN SHAIKH: Attorney General Eric Holder on Tuesday called on states to repeal laws that prohibit formerly incarcerated people from voting, a move that would restore the right to vote to nearly six million people.

DN! Jail to law school

African Americans have been disproportionately impacted by the laws. In Florida, Kentucky and Virginia, more than one in five [African Americans] have lost the right to vote. During his speech at the Georgetown University Law Center, Holder called the laws, quote, "unnecessary and unjust. " ATTORNEY GENERAL ERIC HOLDER: After Reconstruction, many Southern states enacted disenfranchisement schemes to specifically target African Americans and to diminish the electoral strength of newly freed populations.

The resulting system of unequal enforcement and discriminatory application of the law led to a situation in 1890 where 90 percent—90 percent—of the Southern prison population was black. Click here to support this global independent news hour today. 41 Mind-Blowingly Racist Vintage Ads You Need To See. The following images will be disturbing and shocking, as you see the casual way with which businesses have deployed racism to sell their products.

41 Mind-Blowingly Racist Vintage Ads You Need To See

Racisme & Discriminations. Ségrégation, racisme et résistance aux Etats-Unis. Daily Show: January 22, 2014.