Introducing The Great United Democratic Republic of My Pants
You have to be careful not to take the names of countries at face value. Take The Peoples Republic of China. 689 more words
By Arit John
The same supporters of President Obama who were frustrated with the president’s failure to say something meaningful about race in Ferguson will likely find solace in Attorney General Eric Holder’s comments Wednesday. 367 more words
In a televised segment about the ongoing protests in Ferguson, Miss., over the brutal execution of 18-year-old teen Michael Brown, CNN’s international anchor, Rosemary Church… 246 more words
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Macy’s must pay a $650,000 fine to settle complaints that it’s staffers wrongfully accused minority shoppers of stealing.
New York’s Attorney General Eric Schneiderman started to investigate Macy’s, which has 42 stores in New York State, in February 2013 after receiving complaints about racial profiling. 153 more words
Whenever a story centered on race, or better yet, racism reaches the national media, those looking for President Barack Obama to address the situation are met with a singular question: “What do you expect Obama to do?” It is a question that is as ardent as it is asinine and is an inquiry prefaced on the notion that the most-powerful man in the world is impotent when it comes to instances of hatred and horror taking place on the very land that is the source of his power. 831 more words