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Pro-Slavery Ohio Officer Resigns After Racist Posts On Social Media Are Revealed

Aaron McNamara, an auxiliary officer at the Fairview Park police department in Ohio, has resigned after the Cleveland Scene revealed some of his posts on social sites. McNamara dreamed of becoming a federal agent, but that aspiration was dashed out by his own views which were made public. At first, McNamara denied the posts were made […]

And someone asked President Obama to get coffee when he was wearing a tux at a black tie affair. “I tell this story – I mean, even as the first lady – during that wonderfully publicized trip I took to Target, not highly disguised, the only person who came up to me in the store was […]

A Pennsylvania man was about to eat an order of wings from a Harrisburg bar when he decided to look at the receipt in his to-go bag Saturday night, only to find that instead of his name printed, the word “Ni**a” was displayed. Marquis Moore, 29, said the receipt came from Zembie’s Sports Tavern. The […]

The University of Maryland sorority girl received a racist message on her birthday cupcake. A Delta Gamma member posted a photo of the three-tier cake wreck on Instagram. The birthday girl smiled next to the stand, loaded with cheap wine, beer bottles and tiny cupcakes and emblazoned with the words “Suck a n—a d–k.” The […]

Three cardboard cutouts of black men were found hanging by nooses Saturday on the Berkeley campus of the University of California, on the same day thousands marched against the recent police shootings of unarmed black men. The Associated Press reports: School spokeswoman Amy Hamaoui said police are trying to determine who hanged the effigies that […]

Two lawyers in Oregon have created an app to show what it’s like driving as an African American. “We use the name ‘Driving While Black’ because people of color experience a disproportionate number of traffic stops,” Marianne Hyland said. “African-Americans are stopped almost two times more than their white counterparts.” The new app “Driving While […]

Conservatives are having a field day with President Obama’s statement to BET that we are a country “deeply rooted” in racism. In an interview with BET, the president described his conversation with a group of young civil rights activists, including a leader of protests in Ferguson, Missouri, he hosted last week in the Oval Office. […]

A third grade teacher in Texas is resigning amid accusations that she has used racist remarks on conservative Internet talk show “Tommy’s Garage”, and made “jokes” about President Obama being infected with the Ebola virus in order to “take one for the team.”   Angela Box expressed her disgust with President Obama and her frustration […]

About 50 activists marching from Ferguson to Jefferson City encountered hostility from Darren Wilson supporters in Rosebud. The protesters were met with racial slurs, a display of fried chicken, a melon and  and a 40-ounce beer bottle which had been placed in the street. A Confederate flag flew and racial epithets were shouted, according to […]

As one of my Twitter friends noted yesterday regarding the decision not to indict NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo in the chokehold death of Eric Garner: James Holmes, who shot and killed 12 people while wounding 70 others in an Aurora movie theater, was apprehended alive. But Garner, an unarmed African-American 43-year-old and father of six […]

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