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George Zimmerman the acquitted shooter in the death of Trayvon Martin, answers questions from a Seminole circuit judge during a first-appearance hearing. He was acquitted in July of all charges in the shooting death of unarmed, black teenager, Trayvon Martin.   (Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

George Zimmerman Says He Was Victimized By Obama Increasing Racial Tensions

Speaking out for the first time since the Justice Department cleared him of all charges, George Zimmerman criticized President Obama saying he was victimized by heightened racial tensions following the death of Travyon Martin.

03/23/2015

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Starbucks Encourages Baristas to Discuss Race With Customers

The coffee company on every corner known for its green and white logo and pumpkin spice lattes now wants to serve up a side of serious dialogue with your grande vanilla latte.

03/17/2015

Runners participate in the Marine Corps Marathon. (credit: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Road Closures

The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon is underway in D.C., and numerous roads are closed through Saturday afternoon.

03/14/2015

Poll: 43 Percent Of Americans Believe Race Relations Are Bad

According to a new poll, 43 percent of Americans think race relations are bad.

12/10/2014

President Barack Obama makes a statement to the press on the Canadian Parliament shooting after their meeting in the Oval Office of the White House on Oct. 22, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Ben Stein: Obama ‘Is The Most Racist President There Has Ever Been’

Economist Ben Stein believes the White House is playing the race card in an effort to get African-Americans to vote against Republicans.

11/03/2014

For-profit colleges that don't produce graduates capable of paying off their student loans could soon face the wrath of the federal government.  (Photo by Erik S. Lesser/Getty Images)

African-American Professor: Reagan Did More To Help Black Education Than Obama

Dr. Jahi Issa credits President Reagan with doing more to help fund black teachers at Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

10/29/2014

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Poll: 75 Percent Of Whites Don’t Have Any Non-White Friends

Study shows that on average white Americans have 91 out of 100 white friends, and only one black friend.

08/26/2014

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Obama Again Wading Into Racially Charged Matter That Has Riveted Nation

For President Barack Obama, the intersection of race and the law has revealed both the pitfalls and the power of wading into these delicate matters as the nation’s first black president.

08/15/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama greets Rev Al Sharpton as he arrives to speak at the 20th anniversary National Action Network Gala on April 6, 2011 at a hotel in New York City. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Sharpton: ‘Many Of Us Are Frustrated’ Obama Hasn’t Brought Up Race Card More Often

Civil rights leader Al Sharpton responded to President Obama’s recent comments on the racial effect to his approval numbers by stating that he believes the president doesn’t bring up “the race card” enough.

01/22/2014

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Va. Attorney General’s Race Remains Undecided Day Later

The race for attorney general in Virginia remains undecided, with a recount looking increasingly likely.

11/06/2013

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