Racism

FIT
Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for Fashion Institute Of Technology
AP News
February 22, 2020 - 7:01 pm
The Fashion Institute of Technology has commissioned an investigation into a controversial runway show that reminded some observers of blackface.
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Michael J. Reynolds
Metropolitan Nashville Police Department
WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 02, 2020 - 5:43 pm
The NYPD says an officer who broke into a Nashville home and spewed racial slurs at a black woman and her children has resigned.
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Hijab
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Associated Press
November 20, 2019 - 7:16 pm
Police in Connecticut have cited a white woman for berating a Muslim woman for wearing a hijab while at a shopping mall.
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Syracuse University
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 20, 2019 - 10:08 am
Syracuse University students said they received a white supremacist, conspiracy-filled manifesto while studying at the library Monday night. That's prompted a fresh wave of concern on campus after officials suspended all fraternity activities over the weekend following other incidents of hate.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
New York Governors Office
Erica Brosnan
October 15, 2019 - 12:53 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo dropped the N-word during a live radio interview Tuesday morning while discussing negative connotations often associated with Italian-Americans.
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Classroom
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Sophia Hall
September 24, 2019 - 4:18 pm
The Freeport school district is investigation an allegation that a teacher told students to write “something funny” about photos of slaves during a classroom assignment.
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Jussie Smollett
AP Photo/Andrew Dalton
February 03, 2019 - 3:46 am
WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Jussie Smollett was blunt, emotional and defiantly determined Saturday night at a Southern California concert some urged him not to play, telling the crowd before singing a note that he had to go on with the show because he couldn't let his attackers win. "The most...
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African American burial ground
Dreamstime
November 20, 2018 - 7:02 pm
Authorities say they've arrested a man suspected of scrawling racist graffiti at the historic African Burial Ground in New York City.
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President Trump
AP Photo/Jeff Roberson
November 05, 2018 - 7:19 pm
NBC, Fox News Channel and Facebook all said Monday they will stop airing President Donald Trump's campaign advertisement that featured an immigrant convicted of killing two police officers.
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New York City African Burial Ground National Monument
Dreamstime
November 05, 2018 - 6:19 pm
The African Burial Ground National Monument was defaced last week, but some city officials are angry about the lack of attention given to the act of hate.
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