Mark Lazro

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FIFA to get tough on racism

FIFA's Congress in Mauritius on Friday adopted a resolution that will lead to tougher sanctions in cases of racism, including points deductions and even relegation for repeat offenders.<p>The Congress voted overwhelmingly in favour of the resolution, with 204 votes for and just one against.<p>"For a …

What if We Taught Kids About Skin Color and Racism The Way We Teach Math?

Too often in an effort to build community, we tell young students not to talk about the racial differences around them. Then, when they learn that …

Sideshow: Tea Party leader says GOP doesn’t want black people to vote

Stephen Colbert says goodbye to Michele Bachmann, one Tea Party leader is in hot water after saying the GOP doesn’t want black people to vote, and Steven Seagal is getting involved in foreign affairs.

Unpacking Blackness in Mexico's Costa Chica

When Marina Guerrero Salinas, 62, left her hometown and went to the city, people would constantly ask her where she was from. "I'd say, 'I'm …


The Only Black Kid in Class? Here's Why it Happens

"I don't even see you as black." That's number 10 on Buzzfeed's incredible list of "27 Things You Had to Deal With as the Only Black Kid in Your …

Tea Party leader says GOP doesn’t want black people to vote

Texas Tea Party leader Ken Emanuelson says the GOP doesn't want black people to vote, despite Republican outreach campaigns. Joy Reid sorts out this mixed-messaging.

"The Republican Party doesn’t want black people to vote," admits GOPer

No, seriously, tell us what you really think. A Texas Tea Party leader admitted recently what most of us already knew, the Republican party doesn’t …