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Duke University investigates noose found hanging on campus

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) – Duke University’s president says the elite North Carolina school is trying to find out who hung a rope noose from a tree, what he described as a vicious symbol in a region where lynchings were once used to terrorize black residents. 105 more words


"I woke up like this"

Why do you look at me as if my skin is a look
As if I’m a good example of bad fashion
As if today is only a sentence after where it all started in the history books… 20 more words

“No N-Words:” Racist Graffiti Found In Student Center Prompts Connecticut College To Cancel Classes

Connecticut College officials canceled classes on Monday after someone scrawled “No N-words” in the bathrooms on the first floor of the student center building, according to various media reports. 322 more words

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Rally Against Discrimination at Harvard on March 31

On March 31, scores of workers and students rallied in support of fired HU employees Nassim Kerkache, Paul Casey and Judy Davis. We picketed, chanted and spoke out, directly outside Pres Drew Faust’s office. 68 more words

Picket Rally Demonstration IWW Wobbly Ableism Racism Discrimination

The Fear Card/The Race Card

Dear Mr. Harper:

This winter has truly been the “winter of our discontent”.  This winter you have made Canadians weaker, smaller, less rational, more reactive, more xenophobic.   545 more words


Ferguson Cop Shooter Admits To Guilt In Recorded Jailhouse Confession - Defense Attorney Maintains Innocence....

1.) Jeffrey Williams was caught on video in a fight outside the police station. 2.) Williams’ car was recorded driving to the location where the shots were fired… 308 more words

Mumia Abu-Jamal in Medical Crisis

Dateline: Intensive Care Unit Schuylkill Medical Center in Pottsville, PA

Mumia Abu-Jamal in Medical Crisis

Here is an excerpt from the hospital press conference yesterday: 917 more words