Oct. 11, 2017

Tidal’s “Versus” film stars Jesse Williams as a lover battling racial hatred in Trump’s America

The short film's creators say love is the antidote to hate in the current civil rights struggle.

Oct. 10, 2017

How ESPN got rolled by Donald Trump’s racist culture war and threw Jemele Hill under the bus

The great victory of the Trump movement was forcing America to debate racism and equality on such illogical terms.
Oct. 9, 2017

After an ad showing a black woman turning into a white woman, some customers are #DoneWithDove

Soap companies have a long history of racist ads, and Dove is no stranger to them either.
Sept. 25, 2017

The #TakeAKnee protests are about racial justice — not Trump, the US flag or the national anthem

In the year since Colin Kaepernick first took a knee, there has been mounting evidence that the former NFL star's concerns have merit.
Sept. 19, 2017

The most wholesome internet trolls ever are reclaiming racist subreddits one by one

/r/JewWatch is now dedicated to pictures of Judaism-themed timepieces.
Sept. 18, 2017

Inside Ilbe: How South Korea’s angry young men formed a powerful new alt-right movement

This increasingly influential group is known for a “deep-seated misogyny” and a hatred of immigrants, LGBT rights and the left. Sound familiar?

Sept. 17, 2017

Police: “Strong possibility” fatal shootings of 2 black men in Louisiana were racially motivated

The Baton Rouge Police Department confirmed it had arrested a suspect on unrelated drug charges.
Sept. 13, 2017

The Jemele Hill controversy is what happens when bigotry becomes partisan politics

Bigotry and conservative politics have become so entwined that it's hard to denounce one without implicating the other.
Sept. 12, 2017

PewDiePie posts apology video for using racial slur in YouTube livestream: “I’m just an idiot”

"I’m just an idiot. But that doesn’t make what I said or how I said it OK. It was not OK."
Sept. 1, 2017

The most powerful neo-Nazi group in US history is recruiting people in Illinois-Iowa border towns

The group's ideology inspired Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh.
Aug. 29, 2017

Ed Skrein’s decision to leave ‘Hellboy’ shows that equality in Hollywood requires sacrifice

Skrein, who is white, walked away from 'Hellboy' after being cast in a role that was originally conceived as a Japanese-American.

Aug. 22, 2017

New York police union claims officers are the victims of “blue racism”

A new video by one of New York's police unions claims, "When they look at me, they see blue.”
Aug. 22, 2017

9% of Americans say it’s acceptable to hold “neo-Nazi or white supremacist views,” according to poll

Most Americans condemned white supremacy and neo-Nazism — but not all of them.
Aug. 22, 2017

Trump’s performance after Charlottesville makes him the apologist in chief for racists

The president’s behavior after the white supremacist violence in Virginia should change the way journalists talk about him.
Aug. 18, 2017

Why Trump’s most tumultuous week yet was a big win in the eyes of his core supporters

The president's supporters largely do not believe in white privilege, dismiss national discussions about race and oppose minority activist groups.
Aug. 17, 2017

Beauty standards mean nonwhite women are exposed to more toxic compounds

Racist beauty standards encourage people to turn to products with dangerous side effects.
Aug. 16, 2017

The federal government had a plan to combat right-wing violence. Trump axed it in June.

The administration's decision to eliminate funding for programs aimed at white supremacist movements is drawing new scrutiny post-Charlottesville.
Aug. 16, 2017

After years of urging, Spotify is stepping up efforts to remove racist bands from its platform

"We are glad to have been alerted to this content," a spokesperson for the company said in an email.
Aug. 16, 2017

PayPal unveils new plans for keeping racist hate groups from using its services

PayPal released a statement after a report revealed Charlottesville organizers used the service to raise money.
Aug. 15, 2017

In stunning turn, President Donald Trump admonishes “alt-left” for violence at Charlottesville

“What about the alt-left that came charging at the alt-right?” President Donald Trump asked a pool of shocked reporters.

Aug. 14, 2017

After weekend of violence, Donald Trump rebukes racism as evil; names specific hate groups

"Those who cause violence in [racism's] name are criminals and thugs — including the KKK, neo-Nazis, white supremacists and other hate groups.”
Aug. 14, 2017

AG Jeff Sessions: Trump “absolutely” needs to specifically condemn white supremacy

Attorney General Jeff Sessions also suggested the president had already specifically condemned white supremacists. He hasn't.
Aug. 13, 2017

After Charlottesville, white people cannot avoid conversations about white supremacy

The neo-Nazi protests demonstrate that it's time for white Americans to have tough conversations about racism.
Aug. 13, 2017

Hundreds rally in New York in solidarity with Charlottesville anti-racism protesters

On Sunday, hundreds of New Yorkers stood shoulder-to-shoulder at Grand Army Plaza in Brooklyn to stand against the violent display of white supremacy this weekend.
Aug. 11, 2017

Nursing textbook claims direct eye contact with African-Americans is “aggressive behavior”

The textbook also equated all Arabs with Muslims.

Aug. 9, 2017

Photo-editing app FaceApp updates with Asian, Black, Caucasian and Indian filters

Unlike Snapchat, FaceApp doesn't pretend its newest filters are anything but racial.
Aug. 8, 2017

‘Big Brother’ has a bigotry problem — one it rarely addresses on-air

“I do think it’s important to make an example of the harmful effects of ignorance,” transgender 'Big Brother' alum Audrey Middleton said.
Aug. 3, 2017

Louisiana assistant police chief resigns in disgrace after sharing racist meme on Facebook

The text accompanying the image read: "When your daughter’s first crush is a little negro boy.”
July 27, 2017

Yes, ‘Wolfenstein 2’ is about Trump and the alt-right — even if it was never supposed to be

'Wolfenstein 2' feels eerily relevant in today’s political climate— even if its creators never meant to turn their game into an allegory for Donald and the alt-right.