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.
Literary Twitter calls out Dzanc Books for Islamophobic, racist novel
The publisher has since apologized.
Ancestry.com ad tries to sell slavery as romance—not rape
The site has pulled the ad, but not before insulting all Black Americans.
Twitch streamer banned after accidentally revealing racist chats
Calebhart42 didn't mean to show it.
Texas high schooler sends racist promposal on Snapchat
'There is absolutely nothing humorous about slavery.'
Video shows Barnard College officers pinning down Black Columbia University student
Alexander McNab, a Columbia University senior, has said this was the third time in a year he was stopped by campus officers at Barnard College.
ADOS wants reparations—but at what cost?
Critics say the movement is trying to stop Black people from going to the polls.
Influencer reports her deleted account to police, says it was like ‘a murder’
Jessy Taylor is very upset.
‘Taco Truck Tammy’ says she’s ‘scared’ for her safety after threatening to call ICE
'It was an unfortunate comment.'
‘Racist’ chocolate Easter ducks pulled from shelves
The supermarket has since replaced the collection.
White woman criticized for opening ‘clean’ Chinese restaurant
There’s a xenophobic history in calling Chinese food unhealthy.
This man’s tweet about shaking hands with a woman is getting absolutely roasted
I keep my sword concealed in the folds of my petticoat.
‘White power’ symbol found at civil rights center fire was same one used by Christchurch shooter (updated)
The center once hosted Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King Jr.
Republican gets slammed for saying Christian prayer at Muslim representative’s swearing in
She mentioned Jesus 13 times.
It’s 2019, and Facebook is finally banning white nationalism
Phrases that include support and praise for the ideology will be banned.
University of Georgia frat’s racist Snapchat video draws campus outrage
The UGA chapter was suspended.
Here’s how many YouTube subscribers Shane Dawson lost for his old bestiality joke
Some of the internet is still grossed out.