Race Relations

Stan Van Gundy Thinks America Is ‘Going Backwards’ In Race Relations

The third Monday in January is always one that requires a tiny bit of introspection, as it’s traditionally Martin Luther King Day. It’s always important to take stock of progress that America has or hasn’t made as a nation on that day.<p>The NBA traditionally holds a slate of games on MLK day for two …

Race & Ethnicity

What Do Californians Think About Fox News & Hannity? Tomi Lahren Finds Out... Insider

<b>Tomi Lahren: Left, Mainstream Media Have Become 'Selective Outrage Machines'</b><p><b>5 Things You Didn't Know About Tomi Lahren</b><p><i>TOMI LAHREN'S FINAL THOUGHTS COMMENTARIES ARE EXCLUSIVELY ON FOX NEWS INSIDER.</i><p>Tomi Lahren recently took to the streets of Los Angeles to find out how Californians feel about living …

Tomi Lahren

'You stupid monkeys' and other racist signs investigated at U of South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Officials at the University of South Carolina are investigating who placed two flyers blaming black people for the election of …

African-American News

Turns out a lot of Americans think Martin Luther King Jr. is still alive today

There have been many cringe-worthy editions of Jimmy Kimmel's "Lie Witness News" segment in the past, but this one really is next level.<p>On Monday, to …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Melania Trump Tweets About Martin Luther King Jr. Day — And Gets Immediately Attacked for It

When first lady Melania Trump tweeted about Martin Luther King Jr. Day, some people couldn't put their politics aside.<p>She tweeted:<p>Today we honor Dr. …

Conservative View

Jimmy Kimmel prank reveals white people have no idea who MLK is

In honor of President<b> Donald Trump</b>‘s first MLK Day while in office, <b>Jimmy Kimmel</b> thought it’d be a fun idea to prank white people by asking them who’s …

Race & Ethnicity

On King day, Trump mentioned as much as civil rights leader

ATLANTA (AP) — President Donald Trump was mentioned nearly as often as Martin Luther King Jr. by those commemorating the national holiday created in honor of the slain civil rights leader.<p>For Trump, that was not necessarily a good thing. Two of King's children, the pastor of the historic Atlanta …

Black History

Big East Coaches & Players remember Martin Luther King Jr.

On MLK day, Big East Coaches & Players remember Martin Luther King Jr and the impact he had on America<p>More College Basketball Videos

Black History

Twitter Comes For Tomi Lahren For Rapping Along To 21 Savage

"...if he or any other black person is murdered by police, you can be damn sure she will say they deserved it."

Race & Ethnicity

Ava DuVernay Turned An Acceptance Speech Into A Chance To Support Other Black Creators

"This is our time."<p>Most people use their acceptance speeches to thank and wax poetically about their team, their mom, and their God — but not Ava …

Ava DuVernay

Cast And Crew Of 'Dear White People' Create Scholarship Fund In Honor Of Jordan Edwards

This week, Logan Browning of the Netflix show <i>Dear White People</i> posted an announcement on Instagram that the show's cast and crew have established a …

Diversity

Wall critical of race relations under President Trump

On MLK Day, John Wall talked about how he feels race relations have gotten worse under President Donald Trump.

Washington Wizards

Seattle Takes A Knee On Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Issues like the local housing crisis and recent remarks by Donald Trump marked Seattle's annual MLK Day rally.<p>SEATTLE, WA - Thousands from around …

Jenny Durkan

LeBron hopes to make Martin Luther King Jr. proud

LeBron James spoke Monday about late civil rights icon, Martin Luther King Jr.<p>"I hope I could make him proud or made him proud," James told ESPN's …

Black History

LeBron James says Trump has given racists an opportunity to speak without fear

The “stick to sports” crowd is not going to like what LeBron James had to say on Martin Luther King Jr. day in regard to racism and the opportunity …

Lebron James

LeBron on MLK Day: We can't allow racism to divide us

LeBron James</a> of the <a class="link rapid-noclick-resp" href="/nba/teams/cle/" data-ylk="slk:Cleveland Cavaliers">Cleveland Cavaliers</a> wears a …

Basketball

HTGAWM star Matt McGorry has a message for white people on MLK Day

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, many celebrities shared quotes from and tributes to the Civil Rights leader on social media, but <i>How to Get Away With</i> …

Celebrity News

University student paper calls white people ‘disgusting’ in ‘guilt-free MLK’ satire blurb

A Rice University student-run newspaper issued an explanation after publishing a “guilt-free MLK day” coupon in its Jan. 10 issue, which called white people “disgusting.”<p>What happened?<p>Rice University’s student-run newspaper, The Rice Thresher, published a coupon for a “guilt-free MLK day” on its …

Conservative View

How Martin Luther King Jr. enlisted Martin Buber in the struggle against apartheid

Martin Luther King Jr. helped recruit Jewish philosopher Martin Buber to the early struggle against apartheid in South Africa,...<p>Want to enjoy 'Zen' …

Race & Ethnicity

Lewis Black on bringing his comedy rants to Portland: 'Reality is its own form of satire'

Lewis Black has built a reputation for his rants, in which Black takes on a maddening aspect of politics or modern life, rips it apart, and builds to …

Seth Meyers

Sen. Doug Jones calls Trump's 'shithole' remark 'antithesis' of American values in MLK speech

U.S. Senator Doug Jones, during a Martin Luther King Day event on Monday, criticized President Donald Trump's recent remark about "shithole …

Birmingham, AL

Tomi Lahren shouldn't get to listen to rap music ever

The queen of bad political takes, Tomi Lahren, is ruffling feathers, however, this time, it's for reasons that go beyond her defense of President …

Tomi Lahren

'Impeach Trump,' nation's race relations looms on minds of MLK Jr. Day marchers

Kenneth Law didn't want to mince words displaying his feelings about President Donald Trump. His sign said it all.<p>"Impeach Trump. Make America Great …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Ava DuVernay cheers Crenshaw High band wearing Wrinkle in Time shirts in MLK Day parade

Ava DuVernay is having a “full-circle moment.”<p>The filmmaker, who rose to international prominence after directing the Martin Luther King Jr. biopic</i> …

Celebrity News

John Lewis: I think Trump is a racist

"We have to stand up. We have to speak up and not try to sweep it under the rug," Lewis said on "This Week" when asked what can be done about it.<p>In a …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Biloxi, Mississippi Tried To Make MLK Day "Great Americans Day." I Had To Speak Up

On the evening of January 13 last year, a routine tweet about municipal office closures became a hot-button issue. In a now-deleted post, the city of …

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Racial firestorm surrounds Trump at MLK holiday

ATLANTA (AP) — The first Martin Luther King Jr. holiday of Donald Trump's presidency is taking place amid a racial firestorm of Trump's own making.<p>In …

Donald Trump

How Newcastle overcame race hate and inspired other cities - a new book tells the story

A book detailing how Newcastle overcame race hate to become a city offering inspiration to others has been released.<p>It has been written by Dr Hari …

Northumbria Police

The Rev. William J. Barber II comes to Dallas, bearing a message that serves as a tribute to Martin Luther King Jr.

The Rev. William J. Barber II had just arrived in Dallas when news of the latest remark by President Donald Trump began to go viral. So, almost …

Race & Ethnicity

Student Brings Confederate Flag To Middletown High School

A Middletown High School student held a Confederate flag in a school parking lot Friday morning while making derogatory statements about black people …

Education