Racism

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Colorado Researcher Says Bias Is Hard to Shake

A researcher at the University of Colorado has come to believe bias is so ingrained in American culture, it creeps into everyday decisions – even by people who harbor no racist sentiment.

12/04/2014

Donald Sterling (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets’ Josh Kroenke Supports Action Against Donald Sterling

The NBA has brought the hammer down on the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. It’s the dramatic fallout from the racist remarks made by Donald Sterling, and Denver Nuggets President and Governor Josh Kroenke supports the punishment.

04/29/2014

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Woman, 81, Takes Center Stage In Rally Against Hate

An 81-year-old African-American resident of Denver’s Whittier neighborhood is not mincing words after being targeted in a racist letter.

04/29/2014

One of the letters (credit: CBS)

Dozens Of Racist Letters Left In Whittier Neighborhood

Denver police are investigating after dozens of racist letters were left in a Five Points neighborhood.

04/28/2014

Clippers owner Donald Sterling was reportedly recorded making racist remarks during an argument with his girlfriend. Getty Images)

Broncos’ Knighton Tweets Anger Against Clippers Owner

Broncos defenseman Terrance Knighton says African-American players should reconsider playing for the Clippers and urged people to stop attending games.

04/26/2014

Jeremiah Wright (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race Relations

Unfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.

11/05/2012

A Romney/Ryan supporter at a campaign event in Ohio (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney Campaign Drops Dog Whistle And Moves To Blatant Racism

Romney supporters, including his son Tagg, have moved away from dog whistle politics and are now engaging in outright disrespectful and racist campaigning.

10/18/2012

Actress Stacey Dash (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Opinion: Black-on-Black Racism During The Presidential Campaign

While it is reported that 94% or more of African-Americans support President Barack Obama over Mitt Romney in the upcoming national presidential election, the rarely-spoken question is: Are many African-Americans only voting for Obama because he’s black?

10/15/2012

Barack Obama campaigns in 2007 (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s 2007 Speech is Disturbingly Racist

While there’s nothing wrong with an African-American president speaking in a black dialect, there is something terribly wrong with him speaking in a black accent and cadence when undoubtedly inciting racism to a predominantly African-American audience.

10/05/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Unreported Racism Of The 2012 Election: 0% Of African-Americans Support Romney

The media keeps suggesting that the racism regarding candidates has to do with whites not wanting to vote for a black man, even though Barack Obama won a presidential election with a great amount of white support in 2008. What the media isn’t talking about is the NBC-Wall Street survey results which say that there are basically no black supporters for the Caucasian candidate, Mitt Romney, in 2012.

09/11/2012

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