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How Companies Are Using Software to Predict Their Customers' Ethnicities

Predictive technology aims to pinpoint someone's ethnicity on the basis of name, address, and ZIP code. While this could help small businesses better market their products, plenty of challenges remain.<p>Ethnic Technologies, a 19-year-old company based in South Hackensack, New Jersey, develops …

''To be white is to be racist'' claims teacher during shocking school lecture on race relations

A teacher has sparked outage after apparently declaring that all white people are racist during a lecture.<p>A student in the class was reportedly …

Olivier Rousteing Opens Up About Racial Discrimination, Social Media Profitability and Launching His Own Line

Oh, and using NSFW nudes to come out to his grandpa.<p>Author:<p>Publish date:<p>When Olivier Rousteing was hired as creative director of the French luxury …

British Army accused of racism after 'blackface' tweet

<b>(CNN) —</b> The British Army has apologized and removed a tweet of a soldier wearing black face paint, after it prompted outrage online.<p>The tweet showed a soldier with his face painted black and holding a gun, along with the caption: "Being a soldier in the jungle requires a robust sense of humour."<p>The …

Discussing race in the classroom: 'Are all white people racist'?

A high school teacher in Norman, Okla. is under fire for this assertion. But how should the conversation about race relations be framed?<p>One high …

BuzzFeed's CEO just tweeted an extremely racist alleged Ivanka Trump quote

So…..yeah….this is a thing BuzzFeed CEO Jonah Peretti tweeted today.<p>Uh…………………………………………………………………………..<p>Everyone was, to put it mildly, surprised by …

#WhatADoctorLooksLike – How Racism And Implicit Bias Affect Health Care

Last week, Dr. Tamika Cross, a young Black OBGYN practicing in Texas, was barred from helping a sick passenger aboard a Delta flight because members …

Raising Kids in a RACE Conscience World

I recently made the acquaintance of Veronika Obeng and discovered her nifty blog Veronika Obeng, Modern Womanhood. She is a mother of six, television …