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.
Conservatives feel vindicated by new developments in Jussie Smollett case (updated)
Donald Trump Jr. is really invested.
Video shows Florida woman on racist tirade against Black officer
She repeatedly threatened him and called him the N-word.
People remain confused and upset by Liam Neeson’s racist revenge plot
He described seeking out a random Black person to fight after a close friend was raped by a Black person.
This white feminist’s anti-Marie Kondo take is being ripped to shreds
This is why we can't have nice things.
Steve King is still promoting white supremacists on his government website
It's just the latest white supremacist move.
Virginia governor apologizes for racist yearbook photo showing blackface, KKK attire
He said he is 'deeply sorry' amid calls for his resignation.
Cop seized Black woman’s car in freezing weather, taunted her walk home on Snapchat
The officer told her 'bye Felicia.'
‘MAGA people don’t watch ‘Empire” is the new defense in the Jussie Smollett assault
Lots of people watch 'Empire,' even if Katrina Pierson hasn't.
The intersection of racism and homophobia in the Jussie Smollett attack has been underplayed
Call racism, homophobia, and hate crimes what they are.
Viral video shows white man pulling gun, yelling slurs at Black teens
The confrontation occurred at an anti-gun violence rally.
Rep. Steve King, best known for his racism, tweets a fake MLK quote
He just doesn't know when to stop.
Students who posted blackface Snapchat video leave school
A former administrator says racism plagues the university.