Category Archives: Race Issues

Mayor Bloomberg Just Vetoed The Community Safety Act.

Mayor Bloomberg Just Vetoed The Community Safety Act: Gothamist via Mayor Bloomberg Just Vetoed The Community Safety Act: Gothamist. The Community Safety Act, which is comprised of two separate laws meant to crack down on the NYPD’s racial profiling

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‘You Can Touch My Hair’: NYC black hair exhibit draws controversy, as many protest spectacle | theGrio

‘You Can Touch My Hair’: NYC black hair exhibit draws controversy, as many protest spectacle | theGrio via ‘You Can Touch My Hair’: NYC black hair exhibit draws controversy, as many protest spectacle | theGrio. It was all part of … Continue reading

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Tanzania Maasai evicted from ancestral land – In Pictures – Al Jazeera English

Tanzania Maasai evicted from ancestral land – In Pictures – Al Jazeera English via Tanzania Maasai evicted from ancestral land – In Pictures – Al Jazeera English. Lolyondo, Tanzania – The Tanzanian government has ordered thousands of Maasai tribespeople to … Continue reading

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Tanzania Maasai evicted from ancestral land – In Pictures – Al Jazeera English

Tanzania Maasai evicted from ancestral land – via Tanzania Maasai evicted from ancestral land – . Lolyondo, Tanzania – The Tanzanian government has ordered thousands of Maasai tribespeople to abandon traditional grazing lands to make way for what they say … Continue reading

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Emory president’s essay draws criticisms

Emory president\’s essay draws criticisms via Emory president\'s essay draws criticisms. In December, the cast of an Emory student-run TV program apologized for a segment that included jokes about the possibility of the Supreme Court ending affirmative action. In the … Continue reading

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8 LAPD officers involved in shooting after Dorner ‘case of mistaken identity’

via 8 LAPD officers involved in shooting after Dorner \’case of mistaken identity\’ – U.S. News. The women’s lawyer counted 102 bullet holes in their blue Toyota Tacoma and several more in Hernandez’s hoodie.

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Pink stripe on illegal immigrants’ driver’s licenses considered in NC

via Pink stripe on illegal immigrants\’ driver\’s licenses considered in NC – U.S. News. “North Carolina should not be making it harder for aspiring citizens to integrate and contribute to our communities by branding them with a second-class driver’s license,” … Continue reading

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