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Aboriginal man fights possible deportation from Australia

<b>An Aboriginal man has launched legal action against Australia over what he argues is an attempt to deport him to Papua New Guinea (PNG).</b><p>Daniel Love, 39, was born in PNG but has lived in Australia since he was five. He has a PNG mother and Aboriginal Australian father.<p>He does not have Australian …

Aboriginal Australians

When the white man who shot up an upscale Oakland neighborhood first shot me, a homeless man, nobody cared; I was the criminal

<b>by Patrick Reddic</b>Civil rights attorney John Burris holds a new conference to tell how Patrick Reddic (left), a homeless disabled man, was …

African-American News

Mississippi Department of Public Safety Says It Won't Buy From Nike Over Kaepernick Ads

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Mississippi’s public safety commissioner disclosed Saturday that state police will no longer buy Nike products, saying the …

Athletic Apparel

I’ve Been Making Asian Nachos for Years—and Now Everybody Wants Them

Asian Nachos are now a big Pinterest trend (told you). Here’s the best way to make them at home. You’ll thank us, we promise!<p>We come across a lot of …

Recipes

Coast Guard member reassigned after he flashed 'offensive' hand gesture on TV

The Coast Guard has reassigned a member after he flashed a controversial hand sign some have associated with white power during a television appearance.<p>The video shows a man briefly making an "OK" sign in the background of an MSNBC appearance featuring Capt. John Reed giving an update on the Coast …

Coast Guard

GM's New Charging Technology to Allow for 180 Miles of Range in 10 Minutes

The new technology outpaces Tesla's Superchargers by a factor of three.<p>via Getty Images<p>Electric cars have one large disadvantage when placed …

Electric Vehicles

Details of Brutal First Slave Voyages Discovered

Article Details:<p>Author<p>Becky Little<p>Website Name<p>history.com<p>Year Published<p>2018<p>Title<p>Details of Brutal First Slave Voyages …

Black History

HuffPo To Black Youths On Emmett Till’s Anniversary: Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid

Exactly 63 years have passed since the horrific murder of Emmett Till and leftists are using the opportunity to declare that not much has happened …

Black History

There’s nothing disrespectful about Serena Williams’ catsuit

When Serena Williams went to the French Open this spring for the first time since giving birth, she showed up in style. The record-breaking tennis star faced off against the Czech Republic’s Kristyna Pliskova while wearing a sleek black catsuit designed by Nike.<p>Williams explained that the catsuit …

How to Migrate to a Solid-State Drive Without Reinstalling Windows

Installing a solid-state drive is one of the best upgrades you can make for your desktop computer. And the easiest way to get one into your system is …

Cloning

The 32 Best Riddles for Kids That Aren’t Too Confusing

What's not too long, but can still take awhile to get to the end? This list.<p>Riddles aren’t just for cave-dwelling creatures and Batman villains, they …

This US politician had a perfect and moving answer to NFL players 'taking a knee'

A US politician gave a moving answer to a question about players 'taking a knee' in protest at NFL American Football games.<p>Beto O'Rourke is a member …

'Liberty or Death': rightwing protesters march against alleged leftwing violence in Seattle

More than 100 rightwing demonstrators marched with firearms through the streets of downtown Seattle on Saturday afternoon, in an event billed as a protest against an alleged tide of leftwing violence.<p>Many demonstrators at the “Liberty or Death” rally wore camouflage, body armor, helmets and …

City Halls

New Jersey school board candidate called Black people ‘animals’ and ‘useless wastes of life’

Richard Jankowski made all the Facebook posts public, so anyone could read them.<p>A New Jersey school board candidate often made racist comments on …

1972 BMW Turbo: Concept we forgot

BMW's first-ever concept in history had pop-up headlights and gullwing doors.<p><b>Name:</b> BMW Turbo<p><b>Debuted:</b> 1972 Paris Motor Show<p><b>Specs:</b> Based on a modified …

The NYPD Is Furious About This Video Of Two Guys Weighing Weed On A Squad Car

The NYPD is furious about a recent video showing two men weighing cannabis on a squad car. The creator of the video says it was all in fun, but …

Feel Bold Enough to Call Black Bus Riders in DC The N-Word? Feel Bold Enough to Get Clocked 

So this is a story about a white woman who thought it was a good idea to call a bus full of passengers “niggers” in Northeast D.C., during Tuesday …

A reporter confronted Sarah Sanders about Trump’s habit of insulting black people on Twitter

Sarah Sanders says Trump is an “equal opportunity” insulter, but his attacks against black people stand out from the crowd.<p>During the White House press briefing on Tuesday, Press Secretary Sarah Sanders was asked if President Trump was “singling out” black people and others because of their race …

12 Easy Fall Crockpot Recipes That Will Have You Begging for Seconds

It’s no secret that fall is the time of year when cooking becomes more of a welcome endeavor. Once summer’s temperatures have subsided and ovens are …

Slow Cookers

Make Creamy Garlic Butter Tuscan Shrimp for Dinner — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Recipes

John Legend Penned a Powerful Op-Ed About a Racist Louisiana Policy

“We are at a crossroads, with an opportunity to right this long-standing wrong."<p>John Legend’s advocacy for criminal-justice reform led him to Louisiana — formerly known as the “world’s prison capital” — over a year ago in an effort to support multiple reforms. According to the American Civil …

How to Convert YouTube Videos to MP3 Files

Want to pull your favorite YouTube videos right off the platform and onto your computer? Here's how to convert certain music videos on YouTube to …

Hitch Hotel Turns Your Car Into An Instant RV Minus The Size

Can’t book a hotel? Well, you won’t need one with this car accessory.<p>Holidays can be such a drag for some people, as hotels, resorts, inns, and even …

Watch This Guy Dissect A 1,000-HP Engine Like In A Science Class

It isn’t as easy as you think it is.<p>Remember back in your biology class where your professor showed you a video of dissecting a frog so you would …

Boston’s schools are becoming resegregated

An alarming pattern of racial segregation has re-emerged in the Boston Public School system over the last two decades, according to a Globe analysis, …

Watch an entire factory walk out after apparently racist boss fires 2 workers

It was the Communist philosopher Karl Marx who popularized the philosophy behind “seize the means of production,” but Marx never met Antoine …

The owner of the NYSE is launching a bitcoin platform

The Intercontinental Exchange (known as ICE), which owns and operates the New York Stock Exchange (among many other exchanges around the world), has announced a new company that will provide a platform for digital assets like bitcoin. According to the press release, the project–called Bakkt–is …

Wall Street

Shock Survey: 40% Of Americans Cannot Name A Single Right Guaranteed By The First Amendment

The Freedom Forum Institute has released its annual "State of the First Amendment" (SOFA) survey, and the results paint a dismal portrait of the …

Angry Louisiana cops strangle man to death after he asks to see his arrest warrant

Armando Frank, 44, refused to get off his tractor when stopped by police. He demanded to see an arrest warrant. But the cops arresting him didn't …

Rich, White 18-Year-Old Who Drove Getaway Car During Killing of Black Man Acquitted of All Charges, Now Plans to Study Law

Once again, America has proven it pays to be rich and white after an 18-year-old, former high schooler from Palos Verdes Estates, Calif., was …