Racism is the poor treatment of—or violence against—people because of their race. It also often refers to the belief that one race is superior to another, with the dominant racial group benefiting from the oppression of that group or person. Video, captured via phone and spread via the Internet, has shed a light on instances of racism and violence that were once hidden in society.
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The look on the student's face says it all.
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The accessory evoked tired anti-Black tropes.
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The victim says she’s grateful that there were people on the train who helped her.
2018 was the year the ‘alt-right’ failed
What the movement lost in rally turnout, it gained in debts and Twitter bans.
Miss USA thought everyone spoke English—and the internet is not amused
As if the country didn't have enough to be embarrassed about.
Parents shocked by KKK costumes in school play
'The KKK walked into my kid's school Friday and I didn't get to stop it.'
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