Tag Archives: Racism

Redskins’ Trademark Cancelled by U.S. Patent and Trademark Office



Image from Anti-Redskin Trademark Campaign, Photo Courtesy of Mark Williams

Michael Ransom, Contributing Editor Last Modified: 05:37 p.m. DST, 18 June 2014 ALEXANDRIA, Virginia — The US Patent and Trademark Office came down hard on the Washington Redskins organization today, 18 June 2014, canceling the National Football League franchise’s exclusive rights to the logo and name. Now, the Redskins trademarks will not belong solely to […]

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KKK Targets Jewish Community Center Killing Three Christians



Modern Day Ku Klux Klan, Photo by Martin

Michael Ransom, Senior Correspondent Last Modified: 22:40 p.m. DST, 15 April 2014 OVERLAND PARK, Kansas — So often, hatred is crippling. On Sunday, hatred was blinding in Kansas City. On a mission to incite terror and assail Jewish community buildings, Frazier Glenn Cross killed anyone and everyone in his reach.  Cross, who also went by […]

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Bieber vs. Sherman | Misadventures of Race in American Media



Racism a Global Concern, Photo by Maps of the World Infographics

Patrice Ellerbe, Staff Writer Last Modified: 19:09 p.m. DST, 26 January 2014 MIAMI, Florida – Thursday morning, globally recognized teen pop star, Justin Bieber was arrested in Miami, Florida, stated CNN. According to police reports, Beiber was charged with driving under the influence, drag racing, and resisting arrest. Since the arrest, the media has labeled […]

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Anti-Gay, Racist, Duck Dynasty Patriarch



Phil Robertson, Duck Dynasty, Photo Courtesy of Primative

Patrice Ellerbe, Staff Writer Last Modified: 23:41 p.m. DST, 21 December 2013 LOUISIANA, United States – Controversy began to stir this week when “Duck Dynasty” star, Phil Robertson made anti-gay remarks during a GQ interview. Another statement has been released from the controversial interview; this time, the star addresses the black community during the pre-civil […]

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Carrying on Nelson Mandela’s Legacy


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Nelson Mandela, Photo Courtesy of Flickr (Emplaze)

Jessamy Nichols, Africa Correspondent Last Modified:03:02 a.m. DST, 17 December 2013 QUNU, South Africa – Last week, the beloved Nelson Mandela passed away at the age of 95, leaving behind hundreds of thousands of mourners across the globe. Mandela spent his entire life inspiring others and trying to make the world a better place, which […]

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