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.

Neighbor calls cops on Black politician canvassing in Wisconsin
He thought her mother and daughter waiting in the car were there for a 'drug house.'
Serena Williams disrespected in Australia once again, now by footballers in blackface
Perhaps Austrailia has a systemic racism problem?
Activists demand the release of the peaceful ‘Dallas 9’ protesters held without bond [updated]
The protesters have been in jail longer than the officer whose violence they were protesting.
Family of officer who killed neighbor Botham Jean says they’re not racist
Internet detectives have found a photo of her mom wearing an 'All Lives Matter' shirt.
Texas students say they weren’t allowed to paint Taj Mahal, ‘Black Girl Magic’ on parking spots
But Bible verses and a 'blue lives matter' flag were approved.
Louisiana math teacher ‘disciplined’ for lengthy, racist Facebook comment
The teacher said people of color should ‘quit acting like animals.’
White man pulls gun on Black students waiting outside a friend’s apartment
He told the students they didn't belong in the complex, though he wasn't even a resident himself.
Racist cartoon of Serena Williams draws internet’s ire
Let us count the ways this is deeply offensive.
Republican official resigns after calling protesting NFL players ‘baboons’ on Facebook
She also complained about 'reverse racism' and predicted a civil war.
Conservatives are burning their expensive Nikes to own the libs over Colin Kaepernick
In return, the libs are making fun of them with memes.
Racist robocalls attack Florida gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum
Gillum's spokesperson said the call is 'reprehensible.'
Why are Bank of America customers being questioned about their citizenship status?
BoA has frozen accounts of people who haven't answered.
The internet calls out Trump’s latest targeting of Hispanic people for what it is: birtherism
People with official U.S. birth certificates are having their citizenship called into question.
Ron DeSantis says electing a Black person would ‘monkey’ things up
The representative is already dropping coded phrases in his campaign for governor.
Far-right Twitter wages a war on liberal accounts with #VerifiedHate
They want revenge on far-right activists who lost their verified status.
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