Oppression and Discrimination

New Report Shows Bias Blocks Black Girls Success
By September 23, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

New Report Shows Bias Blocks Black Girls Success

Race and gender disparities in opportunity and academic achievement lead to high dropout rates, limited job opportunities, and increased risk of poverty     (Washington, D.C.)  A comprehensive report released today by the National Women’s Law Center (NWLC) and the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF) reveals that African American girls are faring worse […]

“Blacks Are Animals” Says Florida Politician
By September 19, 2014 4 Comments Read More →

“Blacks Are Animals” Says Florida Politician

On August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King Jr gave the famous “I Have a Dream” speech before thousands on the National Mall in Washington, DC. In the speech, King said, I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color […]

Syracuse Soccer Player Makes Racist and Homophobic Rant (Warning: Explicit VIDEO)
By September 7, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Syracuse Soccer Player Makes Racist and Homophobic Rant (Warning: Explicit VIDEO)

Hanna Strong, a senior women’s soccer player at Syracuse University, is the subject of a discrimination investigation after her homophobic and racist rant was caught on camera. Strong’s hateful remarks were recorded on video and shared to Instagram. The undated video shows Strong yelling at a black man who is walking away from her with […]

NYPD Arrests Every Turnstile Hopper
By September 2, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

NYPD Arrests Every Turnstile Hopper

With U.S. crime rates at historic lows not seen since the 1950s, the NYPD has decided to ramp up its harassment of citizens. After all, if there are fewer murders, rapes, and armed robberies, then law enforcement should shift its efforts to relatively harmless offenses like jay-walking, selling cigarettes without a license and, now, turnstile […]

Cop Rapes 8 Women
By September 1, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Cop Rapes 8 Women

Former Eastern Michigan University Football player and Oklahoma City cop, Daniel Ken Holtzclaw, provided additional ammunition for the old adage that “Power corrupts.” The 27-year-old Holtzclaw threatened his victims with arrest if they refused to have sex with him. He was charged on Friday on several criminal counts, including two counts of first degree rape, four counts of forcible […]