racism

Despite visual impairments, blind people sometimes make judgments about others based on race just as individuals with healthy sight do, according to a new study. (File photo. JAIME REINA/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Blind People Can Be Racist

Despite visual impairments, blind people sometimes make judgments about others based on race just as individuals with healthy sight do, according to a new study.

09/01/2015

Hillary Clinton

Clinton Says Confederate Flag Has No Place In United States

Hillary Rodham Clinton says the Confederate flag “shouldn’t fly anywhere.”

06/23/2015

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Clinton Speaks On Gun Reform, ‘Institutional Racism’ Following Charleston Church Shooting

Issuing an emotional plea following the South Carolina church shooting, Hillary Rodham Clinton called for “common-sense” gun reforms and a national reckoning with the persistent problem of “institutional racism.”

06/21/2015

Conservative author and pundit Ann Coulter. File photo. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Ann Coulter Slams Michelle Obama On Commencement Speech, Race Relations

Ann Coulter made an appearance on Hannity Monday, which included remarks criticizing Michelle Obama’s commencement speech at Tuskegee University.

05/12/2015

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Obama: Many People ‘Troubled’ By Eric Garner Video

In an interview with BET, President Obama says the video makes it harder to argue that “maybe blacks are exaggerating” about aggressive police behavior.

12/08/2014

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Obama: Racism, Bias in U.S. Will Take Time to Tackle

President Barack Obama is prescribing time and vigilance to tackle problems as entrenched in American society as racism and bias.

12/07/2014

Empty Classroom

Civil Rights Pioneer: ‘We All Know There Are Schools Being Segregated Again’

Civil rights pioneer Ruby Bridges says America today looks a lot like the world she helped break apart 54 years ago: A nation with segregated schools and racial tension.

11/14/2014

Rep. James Clyburn, D-S.C., argues that a deep-rooted racism in some parts of the South are behind the president's unpopularity in the region.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Rep. Clyburn: Many In South Find Obama Unacceptable Because Of ‘Skin Color’

Rep. James Clyburn, D-S.C., argues that a deep-rooted racism in some parts of the South are behind the president’s unpopularity in the region.

11/03/2014

President Abraham Lincoln visiting soldiers encamped at the Civil War battlefield of Antietam in Maryland. (credit: Rischgitz/Getty Images)

Historians Confirm Abraham Lincoln’s Handwriting Found Inside Book That Justifies Racism

For years, librarians at a small central Illinois library gossiped that a tattered book lying on one of its shelves justifying racism may have been in the hands of none other than Abraham Lincoln, the Great Emancipator.

08/06/2014

People perceive race differently in tough economic times, with African-Americans appearing “blacker” to whites – a trend reflecting that many social groups become more exclusionary when presented with “competition” for scarce resources. (Photo credit should read FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: African-Americans Seen As ‘Blacker’ During Tough Economic Times

People perceive race differently in tough economic times, with African-Americans appearing “blacker” to whites – a trend reflecting that many social groups become more exclusionary when presented with “competition” for scarce resources.

06/10/2014

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