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Police punch teen girl after mistaking her for wanted man

A black teen punched in the mouth by a Bakersfield officer and bitten by a police dog after she was mistaken for a male suspect represents the latest in a series of issues facing the beleaguered police department in California's San Joaquin Valley.<p>The clash involving Tatyana Hargrove, 19, took …

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LGBTQ Rights Group Launches Massive Anti-Trump Effort For 2018

The Human Rights Campaign is investing $26 million in supporting pro-equality candidates and "resisting the politics of hate."<p>WASHINGTON ― The Human Rights Campaign announced Tuesday that it’s making a massive ― and early ― investment in its grassroots mobilization efforts, with a goal of turning …

Earth undergoing sixth 'mass extinction' as humans spur 'biological annihilation' of wildlife

The Earth is undergoing a sixth mass extinction, with scientists warning that the “biological annihilation” of wildlife is "more severe than perceived".<p>Blaming the overpopulation and over-consumption of humans, the researchers said the world had a window of about 20-30 years at most to tackle the …

Biodiversity

An avalanche of hate: How a Montana mom became the target of a neo-Nazi troll storm

<b>Whitefish, Montana (CNN) —</b> Once the calls began, they did not stop. Swiping to decline a call just led to the phone ringing again. Blocked number after blocked number filled up the voice mail.<p>Deleting one message just created space for another to take its place.<p>Then came the tweets and the email …

Rights & Freedoms

The Jim Crow Law Stopping African Americans From Voting in 2017

Since 2016, 15 percent of the black voting population had been barred from the polls. The GOP secretary of state doesn’t want to tell anyone that …

Controversial judge gets alleged cover-up case against 3 cops in Laquan McDonald killing

A Cook County judge with controversial rulings in her past was appointed Monday to preside over the indictment of three Chicago police officers on charges they helped cover up the circumstances of Laquan McDonald's shooting.<p>After one judge stepped down from handling the case for unexplained …

Corruption

Best Spice Rub Recipe by Tasty

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Trump's "14 Words" Speech Raises Concerns About White Supremacy

In the past, President Trump and his ilk have been accused of "dog whistle politics" -- using coded language to communicate specific (usually white …

Rights & Freedoms

Once Dominant, the United States Finds Itself Isolated at G-20

HAMBURG, Germany — For years the United States was the dominant force and set the agenda at the annual gathering of the leaders of the world’s largest economies.<p>But on Friday, when President Trump met with other leaders at the Group of 20 conference, he found the United States isolated on …

These Blackface-Wearing, N-Word-Spewing Culture Vultures Would Like to Teach Your Kids About Hip-Hop

Please pardon me while I take a deep breath and decide how I want to tell you this story. It has so many layers, and I want to get it right.<p>Maybe I …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Yes, there’s racism in the LGBT community. But there’s more outside it.

During this past Pride month, the city of Philadelphia responded to recent allegations of racism at a gay bar by adding black and brown to the iconic rainbow flag. The rainbow flag has changed a little since Gilbert Baker created it in 1978. At the time he included eight colors; in 1979, the flag …

Even the IMF says austerity doesn’t work. It’s the zombie idea that will not die | Phil McDuff

Politicians say that it’s sound finance, when in fact it’s a tool used to demonise immigrants and profit from ‘working-class concerns’<p>A few weeks on from the general election, and David Cameron has been disinterred to say giving public sector workers pay rises is the height of selfishness – while …

California Traffic Sign Hacked To Warn People Of 'Asian Drivers'

The prank peddled a popular racist myth that driving studies have disproved.<p>Drivers in Napa, California, over the Fourth of July weekend came across a surprising traffic sign warning people of “Asian drivers.”<p>A motorist pulled over to film the illuminated sign, which read “caution asian drivers,” …

Some On The Alt-Right Want To Rebrand Themselves; They Are Still The Same Frauds

After Donald Trump had become the GOP nominee for president, some people chose to quit the Republican Party. I cannot say I blame them. It wasn’t so …

Social Media

I’m Tired of Watching Brown Men Fall in Love With White Women Onscreen

<i>The Big Sick</i> has been roundly lauded in the press lately, including here at Jezebel, and not without good reason: it’s a funny, heartwarming love …

Feminism

Here's Some Weird Drama Involving a Vegan Restaurant and a Toddler's Butthole

There is no better drama than the drama acted out in the comments on long-winded Facebook posts—and this bizarre story involving a vegan restaurant, …

Republican State Senator Bryce Marlatt Is Suspected of Sexually Assaulting an Uber Driver

On Wednesday, KFOR News reported that Republican Oklahoma State Senator Bryce Marlatt was named a suspect for allegedly sexually assaulting a female …

Crime

KING: Thomas Jefferson was a horrible man who owned 600 human beings, raped them, and literally worked them to death

Earlier this week, a room connected to the Monticello home of Thomas Jefferson was discovered to have been the living quarters for Sally Hemings. As …

Another Noose Has Been Found In Philadelphia Amid Rise of Similar Incidents

There's been an uptick of nooses being placed around the country lately, and this time it is in Philadelphia.<p>The noose was discovered on a tree near …

Black History

A Century Later, a Protest March for the Rights of Black Americans is More Necessary Than Ever – BLARB

The noose is making a comeback. In spite of the long, sordid and abhorrent history of lynching, some recently continue to hang nooses in public …

African-American News

Dear NBC: A Slave Cannot Be a ‘Mistress’

There are times when black America’s feathers are ruffled, and our reaction does not come from anger or aggravation but from wonder. Even though many …

History

Americans were becoming fascinated with black Gullah culture, just as President Coolidge visited

The culture on Sapelo Island, Georgia was unique<p><i>In the 1920s and 1930s, researchers descended on Sapelo Island, Georgia, seeking to draw connections</i> …

The Type of Screen Time Kids Are Getting Matters as Much as the Amount

A new report by early learning experts says that young children can benefit from time spent interacting with devices -- alongside their parents.<p>Given that the average kid spends 5-7 hours total on screens, according to National Institute of Health’s Medline Plus, plenty of parents are concerned …

Trump's voter fraud panel to meet as U.S. states' refusals mount

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's commission to investigate possible election fraud will convene this month, a government notice said on Friday, as more U.S. states have refused to hand over at least some voter data.<p>Trump created the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election …

14-Year-Old Hero Convinces School To Provide Free Pads And Tampons In Bathrooms

Middle-schooler drafts petition requesting free tampons and pads in school restrooms<p>Having your period sucks. Realizing you’re in need of a pad or …

Menstruation

3-Ingredient Dry Rub

With grilling season under way, we're arming you with what we're declaring the official spice rub of 2017. Oh, and it's only three ingredients.<p>Garlic …

Food