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Black Effigies Hanged on Berkeley Campus Spur Debate
Effigies of black lynching victims were found hanging at the University of California, Berkeley hou...


'Strange Fruit' PR Faces Twitter Backlash, Confirms Name Change
Twitter users critiqued the white co-founders for what many consider to be an insensitive name choi...


White Teens in Texas Under Fire for Creating Racist Rap
Song promotes lynching young Black boys....


Expelled SAE Fraternity Member Apologizes for Racist Chant
Flanked by black community leaders, Levi Pettit said he was sorry in a press conference in Oklahoma...


Kanye West Explains "Blood on the Leaves" Photo
West used historic image for VMAs performance....


Report: Kanye West Records "Black Skinhead" Remix with Miley Cyrus
Sources say stars had a secret studio session after VMAs....


British KKK Admirer Defends Lynching of Black Doll
A man accused of dressing like the Ku Klux Klan and staging a mock lynching of a blackface doll is ...


Halloween Display Removed Amid Lynching Resemblance
The St. Louis Zoo removed a Halloween display of hooded ghosts swinging from trees after some visit...


Commentary: Why a Museum Highlights a Lynching Tree
Blacks will never forget the history of racism in the United States, and the new Jim Crow Museum of...


“Empty Chair” Lynchings Aim at Obama
In a scary nod to both America’s ugly racist history of lynching and Clint Eastwood’s strange “empt...


Pastor Uses Photo of Lynchings to Get Out the Vote
Rev. Joy Thornton, the senior pastor of Greater St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church in Indianapolis,...


Police Probe Mock Lynching of Obama in Plains, Georgia
Police Probe Mock Lynching of Obama in Plains | Georgia...


Mississippi Could Name FBI Building After Lynching Victims
Mississippi Could Name FBI Building After Lynching Victims...


Prosecution’s Modern Lynching Case Fraying
Two whites charged with dragging a Black man to death may just get off....


Report: Ray Rice Told Roger Goodell He Hit Wife in June
NFL commissioner said meeting with running back left "ambiguous" details....


Commentary: Why Kanye Doesn't Control the N-Word Pass
Hip hop has been handing white people the N-word for decades....


Lynching Script Finally Sees the Light of Day | News | BET.com
Posted March 27, 2008 –  More than a half-century after it was twice censored by TV networks, ...


Jury Rejects Notion that Black Family Feared a Lynching
  N.Y. Black Man is Guilty in Shooting Death of White Teen Posted Dec. 23, 2007 – In a decisio...


Commentary: The Foolishness of a Duck Dynasty Star - and His Supporters
Phil Robertson, the reality show star, has made jarring comments about gay and Black Americans and ...


This Day in Black History: Jan. 25, 1890
The National Afro-American League, an early civil rights organization, was formed on Jan. 25, 1890....

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