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The Post Racial World
Most White People Don’t Have a Nonwhite Friend
According to a new study from the Public Religion Research Institute.
High-School Teacher Echoes Kelly on Black Santa
Don’t you know Santa Clause is white? Why are you wearing that?”
The FDNY Mailed a Bill to ‘Unknown Asian’
How did this happen?
shop and frisk
Jay Z Promises to Help Barneys Fix Its Racial Profiling Problem
But he won’t be cancelling his collaboration with the store.
Richard Cohen Sets High Bar for Racism
Gagging at the De Blasio family?
Attorney General Investigating Barneys, Macy’s
Someone’s in trouble.
Website Helps You Decide Whether or Not to Dress in Blackface for Halloween
(You should not.)
the post-racial world
Second Barneys Shopper Claims Harassment
And how she could afford such an expensive handbag.
CNBC Reporter Regrets Suggesting ‘Mexican Music’ for Segment About Ted Cruz
It was only because Ted Cruz is Texan.
Black Boss Not Allowed to Call Black Employee the N-Word, Jury Says
The jury has spoken.
Racist Maine Official Insists He Would Have Called Mitt Romney the N-Word Too
Today in weak excuses by scumbag racists.
40 Percent of White People Have Zero Non-White Friends
Nice work, America.
A Sad White Dude Contemplating the Decline of White People
Here’s why he’s doing this.
Accused Racists Are Still Using the ‘Black Friend’ Defense, at Least in Kansas
This became a joke like 30 years ago, no?
Ben Carson Says White Liberals Are the ‘Most Racist People There Are’
Beg to differ.
Friends and Supporters Rally Around Incredibly Racist EMT
They are also incredibly racist.
Israeli Soccer Fans Walk Out After Their Own Team’s Muslim Player Scores a Goal
They walked out when a Muslim player on their own team scored a goal.
NAACP Official Blasts Controversial
It’s racist and a mischaracterization.”
Bigot Is Also Liar
He’s going to stop the minorities!
Maine’s Charlie Webster Dropping Investigation
The backpedaling is complete.
Maine GOP Chairman Defends Himself
Charlie Webster is not doing himself any favors.
the post-racial world
Today in ‘What — This? Racist?’
Obama as a witch doctor in a New Jersey storefront.
Despite Mixed Heritage, President Obama Is Hardly Post-Racial
John McWhorter on Obama’s slave ancestor and his racial identity.
RNC’s Spanish-Language Website Features Prominent Photo of Asian Children
Ku Klux Klan Accuses Georgia of Playing the ‘Race Card’
Too … much … irony. Can’t … breathe.
Connecticut Teacher Bad at Improvising
She called her black student “black boy” when she couldn’t remember his name.
Axes Another White-Supremacist Contributor
Saying Racist Things on the London Underground?
That’s a paddlin’.
‘Colored Only’ Sign Posted at SUNY New Paltz Water Fountain
This is disturbing.
Don’t Do Blackface, Part LXXII
Never a good idea!
There Are 757 Geographic Locations in the U.S. With ‘Negro’ in Their Names
Rick Perry owns all of them. Kidding!
Coming Around to Interracial Marriage
Uh, this took way too long.
At Least One NYU Employee Was Not Shy About Being a Horrible Racist
He said some awful things to his African subordinate.
Man Wearing Wire Catches Alabama State Senator Calling Black People ‘Aborigines’
Now for the best part: The state senator was also the man wearing the wire.
A Tumblr of Blatantly Racist People Claiming They Aren’t Racist
You are not allowed to say “I’m not racist, but” before dropping the N bomb.
GOP Official Who E-mailed an Obama Monkey Photo Won’t Resign
She didn’t even know it was racist!
Atonement, Thy Name Is Barbour
Haley Barbour is pushing for Mississippi to build a civil rights museum.
Haley Barbour Wisely Decides to Temper His Appreciation of White Supremacist Group
After yesterday’s outrage, the potential presidential hopeful backpedals.
Potential Presidential Candidate Haley Barbour Fondly Remembers White Supremacist Group
Why this was probably not a mistake.
Dr. Laura Says N-Word Multiple Times on Air, Issues Apology
She says she was attempting to make a “philosophical point.”
Russia’s First-Ever Black Elected Official Does Not Appreciate Your Very Lazy Nickname for Him
Howard Dean Lashes Out at Fox News ... During an Appearance on Fox News
Fox News did something that was absolutely racist.”
New Obama-Administration Policy: No More Impulsive Firings
Starting … now!
Shirley Sherrod’s Phone Call With President Obama Didn’t Go Exactly As She Imagined It
Sounds like Obama wouldn’t stop talking.
Shirley Sherrod Is Going to Force President Obama Into This Mess
She wants to have a conversation with him.
Bill O’Reilly Apologizes To Shirley Sherrod... Then Continues Criticizing Her
Memo to Shirley: using phrases like ‘his own kind’ is not a good ‘bringing people together’ strategy.”
Robert Gibbs Apologizes to Shirley Sherrod
Sorry for firing you for no reason.
Will Tom Vilsack Pull a Bud Selig?
A blown call that has to be reversed.
Campbell Brown to NAACP: ‘You’re the Ones to Blame Here’
Not everything you see on the Internet is true,” she says.
Black USDA Official Was So Racist to White Farmer That They Became ‘Friends for Life’
The many twists and turns of the nation’s latest racial controversy.