Aaron Schlossberg is the triggered snowflake who turned web well-known when he went on an unhinged racist rant in opposition to some clients and servers at a restaurant close to his legislation workplace, who had been talking Spanish.
Schlossberg was rapidly recognized, and far word was taken of the truth that he was […]
On April 29, a black household arrange their charcoal barbecue within the designated barbecuing space in Oakland, Californias’ Lake Merritt, solely to have a hostile white girl come and demand that they transfer on or face arrest, as a result of they had been utilizing charcoal in one of many areas designated for gasoline […]
Since Donald “Childish Gambino” Glover debuted his single “This Is America” on final week’s Saturday Night Live, the tune and its accompanying video have raced across the web, sparking analyses and arguments.
The video is extraordinary on many ranges: filled with subtle and overt references to gun violence, racism and inequality; superbly directed […]
In 2016, Google banned adverts for payday lenders; now it has adopted up with a ban on another predatory industry: for-profit bail bondsmen, who rip off black individuals and poor individuals with misleading financing phrases which can be designed to create a usurious cycle of everlasting debt. (Image: Sarah Nichols/CC-BY-SA)
One of the […]
The Washington Post created some attention-grabbing maps that present levels of diversification in numerous American cities. They categorize cities like Chicago as examples of legacy segregation, the place cities like Houston point out fast diversification.
The inexperienced and purple range index maps are particularly attention-grabbing. One impact they observe is that cities with extremely […]
From Labor Notes, a weekly report-card of academics’ strikes, that are spreading from state to state, with North Carolina — the laboratory for gerrymander-fueled Republican takeover — subsequent in line for a wave of faculty closures.
Colorado academics weren’t intimidated by thuggish arrest threats: they shut the state’s 10 largest faculty districts and […]
The Negro Motorist Green Book was a sequence of annual guides for African-American drivers and holiday-makers who wished to know the place they may discover gas-stations, eating places and motels that might serve them and which “sunset towns” they need to keep away from on ache of violence from corrupt, racist law-enforcement.
At first look, King’s new e-book seems to be like it should recount one other considered one of McCall’s fervid campaigns to incarcerate a black man for against the law he didn’t essentially commit. “Beneath a Ruthless Sun” begins in December 1957, when Blanche Bosanquet Knowles, the spouse of a Lake County citrus baron, reported […]
In 2009, JP Morgan Chase’s “special ops” man was an ex-Secret Service agent known as Peter Cavicchia III, and he retained Palantir to spy on everybody within the firm to seek out “insider threats”; even getting the financial institution to put money into Palantir.
Cavicchia ran his personal little safety state inside Morgan […]
In 1968, the Supremes dominated in Terry v. Ohio that the police didn’t want “probable cause” to cease an individual, it was adequate that they’ve “reasonable suspicion.”
The justices on the bulk facet stated that this erosion of the Fourth Amendment could be comparatively innocuous, serving to streamline police procedures with out […]