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Police stand guard outside Florida university class on 'white racism'

<b>(CNN) —</b> A Florida university posted campus police outside a sociology class titled "White Racism" after the professor was flooded with harassing emails and messages -- some of them openly racist.<p>"All that it takes is that one person to act on their views," said Ted Thornhill, assistant professor of …

Move Over Oprah and Jay-Z! The Roots of Black Wealth Run Deeper Than We Ever Dreamed

Quick: Name three black millionaires of the early 20th century.John Johnson? Good guess, but wrong time. The founder of Chicago’s Ebony-centered …

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry relationship exposes 'quiet' racism

LONDON — Disparaging reactions to Prince Harry's relationship with actress Meghan Markle have highlighted the racism and class snobbery that persist in British society.<p>The American will become the first person who identifies as biracial to join the upper echelons of the U.K.'s royal family when she …

Royal Family

The Charlottesville protests are white fragility in action

Here’s why white men are acting like the victims in Charlottesville.<p>A lot of white men are marching in Charlottesville, Virginia, this weekend, chanting slogans like “white lives matter” and “you will not replace us.” The rally suggests that white men are the real victims of the American political …

Rights & Freedoms

Former presidents walk fine line in Trump’s America

Trump's predecessors are trying to both defend their legacies and respect the unwritten rule of not undermining the current commander in chief.<p>During his “American carnage” inaugural address, President Donald Trump sent a clear message: all of the presidents in recent memory have failed the …

Owners of dead giant rabbit want United to pay up

The mysterious case of the dead giant rabbit continues to haunt United Airlines.<p>The owners of Simon, a 3-foot-long Continental Giant rabbit found dead after a transatlantic United flight, want compensation from the airline and an investigation into its policies for transporting animals.<p>Lawyers for …

Flying

Don't Dismiss President Trump's Attacks on the Media as Mere Stupidity

<i>Bret Stephens delivered the Daniel Pearl Memorial Lecture this week at the University of California, Los Angeles. Read the full text of his remarks</i> …

Donald Trump

The White House will publish a weekly list of crimes committed by immigrants

On day six of Donald Trump’s administration, the president signed two immigration-related executive orders, officially moving forward on some of the key promises of his campaign: deporting undocumented immigrants, building a wall between the US and Mexico, and placing extra scrutiny on immigrants …

Immigration

Science Says This 1 Quality Matters Hugely for Success (and It's Not Your IQ)

Your smarts aren't enough to lead you to fame and fortune.<p>Being smart only takes you so far in life. You probably know a person (or several) whose level of intelligence seems questionable, yet has managed to achieve a great deal success. That person is not an anomaly. According to a new paper from …

Self-improvement

This one chart explains why Donald Trump’s plan to bring back coal is doomed

The year 2016 will go down in history for many reasons. For some, it will be because of this chart:<p>This year, for the first time ever, natural gas is set to unseat coal as the major source of fuel for electricity generation in the US, according to data from the Energy Information Administration …

Fossil Fuels

Cybersecurity experts warn about ModPOS malware aimed at retailers

Just as millions of Americans are steeling themselves for the holiday shopping season, cybersecurity researchers are warning about a stealthy malware aimed at stealing credit card and debit card numbers from retailers.<p>Cybersecurity firm iSight Partners revealed research about the malware, dubbed …

Why The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Should Matter To Black Americans

The recent explosion of the Gaza War, rooted in a long feudal history between Israel and Palestine, has sparked international debate.<p>The 25-day conflict may be halfway across the world from United States, but it is not far from the minds of black Americans. HuffPost Live hosted a discussion on …