Carrie Scott-Carter

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Critics are wrong about Apple introducing racist emojis

Here's what went down on Tuesday's Consumer Confidential segment on KTLA-TV:<p><b>Racist emojis?</b> Apple has introduced some diversity to its emojis, those little images meant to convey sentiment in emails and messages. Now you can use various skin tones. But is the yellow skin tone meant to depict Asians? …

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No, the new yellow-faced human emoji aren't racist. Here's why

However, as pictures of the upcoming characters spread, some people weren't happy about the new yellow-faced human emoji. To many people, it seemed like the yellow emoji were supposed to represent an Asian skin tone.<p>As the Daily Mail's headline puts it: "Asians angered by Apple's 'racist' yellow …

E! host Giuliana Rancic grovels on air following backlash over her ‘racist’ comments about Zendaya’s dreadlocks

<b>Giuliana Rancic has issued a heart-felt apology to US star Zendaya on E! after making a snide remark about her new dreadlocks.</b><p>Rancic was speaking on …

Racist chants cause Panama forward Luis Tejada to abandon game in Peru

Panama forward Luis Tejada walked off the field in a match between Peruvian clubs Juan Aurich and Cienciano after suffering racist abuse from fans on …

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Racist man is shut down by diners who throw him out of restaurant

This neanderthal seemed to think it was okay to racially abuse restaurant workers.<p>Other customers did not.<p>He launched his tirade at Hungry Jacks in …

Horrifying moment racist drunk pushes woman police officer on to railway line

This racist drunk who pushed a woman police officer on to railway lines has been jailed for 30 months.<p>Kevin Phythian, 32, accused an Asian ticket …

Racist abuse victim turns down Chelsea’s invitation to Stamford Bridge

• Souleymane S believes it is ‘too early’ to go to a football match • He had been invited to next week’s return leg against Paris Saint-Germain • Campaign against sexism in football focuses on abuse of Chelsea doctor<p>The black commuter blocked by Chelsea supporters from entering a Paris Métro train …

Soccer

Ferguson clerk fired over racist emails also accused of fixing traffic tickets

Senior court official Mary Ann Twitty, who lost her job after scathing Justice Department report was released, accused of dismissing tickets for acquaintances<p>A senior court official in Ferguson, Missouri, who was fired by the city over racist emails, is also accused of fixing traffic tickets for …

Justice

Ferguson mayor on defensive after DoJ report on city's racist practices

James Knowles acknowledges ‘issues’ uncovered in federal investigation but declines to comment on reforms and whether police chief should be fired<p>After the release of a damning Department of Justice (DoJ) report on racist abuses in his city last week, the mayor of Ferguson, Missouri, struck a …

Justice

Racist Republican Leadership Absent From 50th Anniversary of Selma

It is probably a revelation to many Americans, but this weekend is the 50th anniversary of the Selma march that earned the name “Bloody Sunday” due …

Black History

Football club with Christian links axed for 'singing Chelsea thugs' racist chant near black referee'

A Christian football club has been axed from its league amid claims players chanted "We're racist and that's the way we like it" in earshot of a …

Racists Put Up Pro-KKK Billboard at Selma Bridge

March 9, 2015 by Ed Brayton<p>This weekend the nation commemorated the 50th anniversary of the 1965 march in Selma, Alabama, when the police savagely …

Black History

Oklahoma Linebacker Eric Striker Shares His Thoughts On Fraternity's Racist Chant

University of Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker talked to CNN’s Don Lemon on Monday evening about how it felt to know that some of the students he calls his peers could be so nice in person and then turn around and say such horribly racist things when he isn’t around.<p>“These guys, some of them -- not …

Dallas

Barry Switzer says calling all SAE members bigots 'no different' than racist chants

The legendary former Oklahoma football coach is an honorary member of the fraternity.<p>Former Oklahoma head coach Barry Switzer has something to say about the recent controversy surrounding the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity's chapter in Norman.<p>Video emerged Sunday of SAE members performing a violent …

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Top high school football recruit de-commits from Oklahoma after racist frat video

"Nothing to do with the staff or team," the high school junior initially said on Twitter. "I'll be reopening my recruitment due to personal reasons."<p>In an interview with CBS-DFW on Monday, Delance said that someone emailed him the video and it upset him.<p>"Very uneducated people. I wouldn't want my …

Former Member Of Racist Oklahoma Fraternity Raises $35,000 For The House’s (Now Jobless) Black Chef

You may recall yesterday’s story about a racist chant by Sigma Alpha Epsilon members at the University of Oklahoma. Following the release of the …

No, it’s not constitutional for the University of Oklahoma to expel students for racist speech [UPDATED in light of the students’ expulsion]

Some University of Oklahoma students in the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity were videorecorded singing (as best I and others can tell),<p>There will never be a nigger at SAE<br>There will never be a nigger at SAE<br>You can hang him from a tree<br>But he’ll never sign with me<br>There will never be a nigger at …

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University of Oklahoma president expels two students over racist chant caught on video

NORMAN, Okla. — University of Oklahoma President David Boren has expelled two students he says have been identified as leading a racist chant as part …

York University

Rachel Maddow Slams Fox News Coverage Of Racist Emails Sent By Ferguson Police

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow was outraged Tuesday night by the reaction that Fox News had to new revelations about racism and discrimination in Ferguson's police department and municipal court.<p>Last Wednesday, the Justice Department released a shocking report revealing that high-ranking officials in …

Justice

Oklahoma fraternity linked to racist song is closed and vacated | Reuters

OKLAHOMA CITY (Reuters) - The University of Oklahoma fraternity linked to a video showing students singing a racist song has been shut down and its house vacated, school officials said on Wednesday.<p>Oklahoma City Pastor John A. Reed, (C), flanked by NAACP leaders and pastors of Oklahoma City …

Latin America

Expelled OU Fraternity Members Calls Racist Video 'A Horrible Mistake'

A man at the center of the controversy over a video depicting Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity members singing a racist song has apologized for his …

African-American News

The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore | Hulu

The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore is currently unavailable to stream on-demand, but may be available on Hulu with Live TV depending on regional …

Larry Wilmore

2 Oklahoma Students Seen In Racist Fraternity Video Apologize

Two men who were in a video of Sigma Alpha Epsilon members singing a racist chant have apologized for their actions, with one of the now-former fraternity brothers saying he had learned "a devastating lesson."<p>The University of Oklahoma expelled two leaders of the chant Tuesday, without naming them …

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Brownie Cookie Cups

Shares 32K<p>Brownie Cookie Cups are a fast and easy dessert idea. It will be frugal too when matched with coupons and a sale! I love that it looks like …

In Which Maggie Writes a Book about Cole & Isabel

September 10th, 2013<p>I’m just going to say the facts right upfront: I have written a companion book to the SHIVER trilogy, and it’s called SINNER, and …

Books

10 Advanced Tips & Tricks For Google Forms

Advertisement<p>If Google Forms Use Google Forms To Collect Contact Info On A Mobile Device Use Google Forms To Collect Contact Info On A Mobile Device …