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.

If Trump used the N-word, Republican state senator says ‘it doesn’t matter’
The senator joins a growing list of politicians skirting the president's history of racism.
Black mayoral candidate threatened with lynching
He's not backing out of the Shreveport race.
First-grader kept out of first day of school for having dreadlocks
They told him to cut his hair, or leave.
Hospital fires man for calling donut shop employee the N-word
The man says he was 'upset about another issue and it spilled over.'
Muslim woman wins primary in Minnesota—and the far right is terrified
Ilhan Omar's win is really upsetting the Islamaphobes.
Tex-Mex restaurant goes dark on social media after Jeff Sessions photo upsets customers
Customers called for a boycott after the owner said serving the attorney general was an 'honor.;
Twitter makes fun of the quiet fart that was Unite the Right 2
Here are some fresh anti-fascist memes to start your Monday right.
Twitter suspends alt-right group Proud Boys, founder Gavin McInnes
'We'll always come back,' said the Proud Boys founder.
The murder of Nia Wilson and the normalization of Nazis in the public square
White supremacists aren't backing down—and Wilson's murder and UTR2 prove that.
Black senator gets cops called on him for opposing Trump
This is next-level cop-calling nonsense.
Clerk calls cops on Black student for being ‘arrogant’ while buying candy
'The first thing that popped in my mind absolutely was just discrimination.'
You can’t be ‘racist’ against white people
The hiring of Sarah Jeong at the NYT has the 'alt-right' crying their favorite brand of nonsense.
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