At a comic convention in Belgium on Sunday, Stranger Things star Caleb McLaughlin revealed he has also weathered racist trolling, as did some of the actors of color in Game of Thrones, Obi-Wan Kenobi and Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power. One of... Read More.
(BUFFALO, N.Y.) -- Prompted by the racially motivated mass shooting in May that left 10 Black people dead and three other people injured, the federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission held a listening session in Buffalo on Monday to hear from loved ones of the... Read More.
(PHILADELPHIA) -- Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit that runs Sesame Street, said it will "conduct bias training and a thorough review of the ways in which they engage families and guests" at Sesame Place after a video of a potential racial bias incident went viral... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Opal Lee, 95, has spent much of her life advocating for civil rights. When she was just 12, her family home was vandalized and set ablaze by white supremacists, none of whom were arrested. It led her down a lifetime of trying... Read More.
(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- A first-in-the-nation task force in California created to examine slavery and its impact on the Black community released an almost 500-page report on the ongoing harms caused by slavery, political disenfranchisement, segregation and other racist and discriminatory practices. The report tackles how... Read More.
DuBois, PA - A decision has been made about a book that was recently challenged as "inappropriate" by a family at a DuBois Area School Board meeting. DuBois Area School District decided that The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas will remain in the DuBois... Read More.
(SAN JOSE, Calif.) -- Local lawmakers in San Jose, California, are expected to vote on a resolution next week that would apologize to Chinese immigrants and their descendants for the role the city played in "systemic and institutional racism" more than a hundred years... Read More.
Gabrielle Union, like many parents, found herself talking to her children about racism following the death of George Floyd. Union is the mother of two-year-old Kaavia James, whom she shares with husband Dwyane Wade. She co-parents his three children from previous relationships -- Zaire, 19, Zaya, 13, and Xavier, 7. Speaking to