Police officer Jason Van Dyke, who is White, was charged with first-degree murder Tuesday morning and “will be the first on-duty Chicago police officer to be charged with that crime,” the report says.
After Ahmed Mohamed’s homemade digital clock was mistaken for a bomb by authorities, his family is seeking $15 million.
African-American students were outraged to see portraits of Harvard Law School’s Black professors defaced, leading to an investigation by the police and a string of discussions about racial injustice at Harvard University.
The former employee claims he was hit with frying pans and beat with belts during the end of his nearly two-decade-long employment by the family.
Fifty-three percent of people surveyed said that the landscape of American culture has worsened since the 1950s, compared to 60 percent of Black Americans who believe that things have gotten better since that time period.
A local NAACP chapter has announced plans to open up a discrimination hotline for Black students at the University of Missouri.
As of Thursday morning, the threats and vandalism continued. Police were investigating an incident at the Columbia campus’ Black culture center. Someone spray-painted over the word “black” on the sign to the culture center.
Computer classes at his St. Sabina Church in the city’s Englewood neighborhood were disrupted Wednesday morning over a slow Internet connection that made it difficult to complete tasks.
The students of Yale University used their voices to speak out against several instances of racial injustice on the Ivy League campus.
Just one day after the resignations of both the president and school chancellor following protests against racial injustices on campus, verbal and social media threats have been made towards University of Missouri students.
H&M South Africa issued an apology this week for tweeting a comment that implied White models portray a more “positive image” for the brand.