In 1997, Duane Buck was sentenced to death for the murder of his former girlfriend and a man. Now his lawyer, of the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund, is fighting for a new sentencing hearing free of racial bias that could save his life.
Before Game 4 of the Western Conference playoff series against the Golden State Warriors on Sunday, the Los Angeles Clippers removed their shooting shirts and wore their warm-up shirts inside out to hide the team name, in protest of team owner Donald Sterling's alleged racist remarks.
The Nightly Show - Racism on Fox News & Attack on Planned Parenthood
Comedy Central wrote: Brian Kilmeade serves up a heaping portion of racism during a cooking segment on "Fox & Friends," and the gunman behind the Planned Parenthood shooting refers to a right-wing rumor about "baby parts." Watch full episodes of The Nightly Show now -- no login required: http://www.cc.com/shows/the-nightly-show/full-episodes The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore airs weeknights at 11:30/10:30c on Comedy Central.
Mark Ruffalo America is Rife With White Privilege Racism
Mark Ruffallo, the best supporting actor nominee, says he may boycott the Oscars because of what he calls 'white, privileged racism'. Subscribe to BBC News HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog Check out our website: http://www.bbc.com/news Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/bbcworldnews Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/bbcworld Instagram: http://instagram.com/bbcnews
In our new video series, The Root Interviews, we examine social and political issues that affect black people in America. In this episode, The Root sat down with former police commander and author of "Once A Cop", Corey Pegues.
He shares his analysis on current police shootings, the black lives matter movement and solutions to help improve police and community relations.
In this hilarious interview Ali talks about growing up and seeing nothing but white ... white angels, white Jesus, white Miss America and how, even in Africa, the lord of the jungle is Tarzan, who is also white.
Ellen Degeneres Accused of Racism Over Usain Bolt Pic
Ellen DeGeneres is receiving widespread backlash from several people on social media after she tweeted a photo of herself being piggybacked by Usain Bolt on the now-famous photo of himself smiling while leading his competition in the Olympic 100m semifinals. (Complex News)