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Scalise Tried To Kill Bill Apologizing For Slavery

Congressman Steve Scalise, voted against a resolution apologizing for slavery when he was a Louisiana state legislator. A 1996 article from the New Orleans Times-Picayune says that Scalise later backed a watered-down version that expressed “regret” for slavery. But the article identifies him as one of two lawmakers who tried to kill the original resolution, […]

Karl Hess lost his temper with a Wake Forest fan during a Seton Hall game in Louisville last week. The booster, Mit Shah, the former chairman of the Wake Forest board of trustees, used his Twitter account to post a quote he attributed to Hess during the game. “Karl Hess to me at the Wake-Louisville […]

Conservative radio icon and honorary Hutt Rush Limbaugh really, really hates it when people call him “racist.” Just ask him. He hates it so much that, two weeks ago, he went off on a rant against the very idea of a black actor portraying fictional character James Bond, not because Rush Limbaugh is racist, but […]

A white male  teacher at a mostly black and Latino Bronx middle school says he’s the target of discrimination. Paugh William Shadow of upstate Port Jervis charges he was discriminated against as a white man at MS 391, according to a Manhattan Supreme Court lawsuit he filed against the city and the Department of Education. Shadow […]

An elected official with the sanitary district’s board of directors in California has been censured  for racial slurs and sexist remarks he made to district employees. “Mr. Landis has made sexist comments to our female district staff. And it’s becoming more and more of a pattern of behavior,” board president Tim Becker told KPIX  Landis, […]

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 […]

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