Evan Hawke

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Are Americans Really Champions of Racial Equality?

70 years after Gunnar Myrdal's An American Dilemma, it's time to let go of the idea that America's morality will overcome its history of discrimination.<p>In his speech at Selma last month, President Barack Obama highlighted the inconsistencies between America’s egalitarian ideals and its history of …

Sick, Tired, and Hopeless: Accepting the Racial Realities of Being Black in America

<b>by Tiffanie Drayton</b><br>I can no longer witness the senseless murder of people of color by the police without breaking down in tears. The <b>recently released</b> …

Race & Ethnicity

Race Attacks in South Africa and ethnic issues throughout the continent

<b>Race Attacks in South Africa and ethnic issues throughout the continent</b><p><b>Olivier Lecourt, Michiyo Tanabe and Lee Jay Walker</b><p><b>Modern Tokyo Times</b><p>Racial …

South Africa

Race relations in California better than elsewhere in U.S., voters say

A half-century after the Watts riots laid bare deep racial divisions in Los Angeles, nearly two-thirds of California voters say race relations in the state are better than elsewhere in America even as they acknowledge persistent tensions, according to a new<p>USCDornsife/Los Angeles Times poll.<p>Most …

Race Relations

Cosmopolitan editor responds to criticism after using white models for 'gorgeous' trends and black models for trends that need to 'R.I.P'

A note from the editor: "This article focuses on beauty trends with images that represent those trends. Some images have been taken out of context, …

Black activist explains what white people don't get about race after reporter shares racial slur horror story

A Maine newscaster’s shock at hearing a racist slur has dragged a civil rights activist’s family into a national discussion on racial injustice.<p>Shay …

Hollywood’s Still Racist: Why the Deadline ‘Ethnic Casting’ Piece Is Dangerous

A story alleging that the rise in diversity on TV is “too much of a good thing” is properly ruffling feathers. But it reveals a sad truth: Hollywood …

White Officer Taking Hold Of Black Woman Caught On Camera & Going Viral

Is It Racist? Starbucks Gives Up Trying To Solve America's 'Other' Great Divide

Just as The Fed folded this week on ending the nation's booming income inequality problem (by reinforcing the Yellen put for longer), so Starbucks …

Coffee

“Race is being used to wreck the middle class”: The silent bigotry of America’s poverty politics

<b>Sean Hannity, Rush Limbaugh (Jeff Malet/maletphoto.com/AP/J. Scott Applewhite/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>The rightwing media’s true influence: Racial resentment is the “strongest predictor” of welfare spending in America<p>Sean McElwee<p>March 22, 2015 11:00am (UTC)<p>Progressives have long argued that …

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More than five years after the end of the Great Recession, and three years since the Occupy movement took on Wall Street, high and growing levels of …

Martese Johnson Was 'Polite and Cordial' Before Arrest, Bar Says

Martese Johnson, the University of Virginia student whose bloody arrest outside a pub last week triggered protests, was "polite and cordial" when he was denied entry and did not appear drunk, the management of the bar said.<p>Images of Johnson being held down by officers, his face streaked with blood, …

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