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Florida Declares State of Emergency Ahead of White Nationalist Event

racewireblog - 19 October, 2017 - 11:59

National Policy Institute leader Richard Spencer is scheduled to give a speech at the University of Florida.

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Google Celebrates Selena With New Animated Doodle

racewireblog - 18 October, 2017 - 15:04

“Watching her showed me that this hybrid cultural identity of mine was a valuable gift I should embrace. Watching her made me proud of being Mexicana.”

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Barack and Michelle Obama Select Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald to Paint National Gallery Portraits

racewireblog - 18 October, 2017 - 15:04

The two visual artists will paint the first Black U.S. president and first lady for the Smithsonian Institute’s National Portrait Gallery in Washington D.C.

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ICYMI: NAACP LDF Asks Texas to Accommodate Voters Displaced by Hurricane Harvey

racewireblog - 18 October, 2017 - 11:24

“The Texas code already recognizes that a natural disaster is an extenuating circumstance necessitating accommodations.”

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Watch the Action-Packed New Trailer for Black Panther

racewireblog - 18 October, 2017 - 11:24

Fans are lighting up Twitter with #BlackPanther excitement.

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Colin Kaepernick Accuses NFL Owners of Collusion

racewireblog - 18 October, 2017 - 11:24

In a new grievance, the free agent quarterback and activist says that league executives intentionally blackballed him for inciting protest against police violence.

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Kumail Nanjiani Tells Racists to 'Do the Research' in 'SNL' Opener

racewireblog - 17 October, 2017 - 18:01

“An informed racist is a better racist!”

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City of Charlottesville and Activists Sue White Supremacist Leaders

racewireblog - 17 October, 2017 - 18:01

The new filings accuse Richard Spencer, Christopher Cantwell and a variety of other White supremacist leaders of physical and emotional harm due to their roles in August’s deadly “Unite the Right” march in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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WATCH: A Yemeni-American Woman Fights Trump's Travel Ban in 'America Uprising'

racewireblog - 17 October, 2017 - 18:01

The first episode of the new docuseries focuses on Rabyaah Althaibani, a Brooklyn activist whose husband was kept out of the country because of the administration’s efforts to prohibit his entry.

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READ: DREAMer Calls Out President's Divisive DACA Demands

racewireblog - 17 October, 2017 - 14:52

“We are not more human than other immigrants because we are called ‘dreamers.’”

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Prep for Kumail Nanjiani's 'SNL' Hosting Gig With These 7 Funny Clips

racewireblog - 17 October, 2017 - 14:52

The Pakistani-American comedian is the first native of South Asia to host the weekly sketch comedy show.

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ICYMI: NAACP Asks Texas to Accommodate Voters Displaced by Hurricane Harvey

racewireblog - 17 October, 2017 - 11:38

“The Texas code already recognizes that a natural disaster is an extenuating circumstance necessitating accommodations.”

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Robin Thede's Comic Genius In 5 Clips

racewireblog - 17 October, 2017 - 11:38

Relive some of the comedian’s best bits before her new show, “The Rundown with Robin Thede,” premieres on BET.

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Barack and Michelle Obama Select Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald to Paint National Gallery Portraits

racewireblog - 17 October, 2017 - 03:26

The two visual artists will paint the first Black U.S. president and first lady for the Smithsonian Institute’s National Portrait Gallery in Washington D.C.

Categories: Racism

Watch the Action-Packed New Trailer for Black Panther

racewireblog - 17 October, 2017 - 03:26

Fans are lighting up Twitter with #BlackPanther excitement.

Categories: Racism

ICYMI: NAACP Asks Texas to Accommodate Voters Displaced by Hurricane Harvey

racewireblog - 17 October, 2017 - 03:26

“The Texas code already recognizes that a natural disaster is an extenuating circumstance necessitating accommodations.”

Categories: Racism

Colin Kaepernick Accuses NFL Owners of Collusion

racewireblog - 17 October, 2017 - 03:26

In a new grievance, the free agent quarterback and activist says that league executives intentionally blackballed him for inciting protest against police violence.

Categories: Racism

Kumail Nanjiani Tells Racists to 'Do the Research' in 'SNL' Opener

racewireblog - 17 October, 2017 - 03:26

“An informed racist is a better racist!”

Categories: Racism

City of Charlottesville and Activists Sue White Supremacist Leaders

racewireblog - 17 October, 2017 - 03:26

The new filings accuse Richard Spencer, Christopher Cantwell and a variety of other White supremacist leaders of physical and emotional harm due to their roles in August’s deadly “Unite the Right” march in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Categories: Racism

WATCH: A Yemeni-American Woman Fights Trump's Travel Ban in 'America Uprising'

racewireblog - 17 October, 2017 - 03:26

The first episode of the new docuseries focuses on Rabyaah Althaibani, a Brooklyn activist whose husband was kept out of the country because of the administration’s efforts to prohibit his entry.

Categories: Racism
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