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Racist Twitter Backlash Over Indian-American Miss America

The inherent anonymity of social media has bred a generation of cowards, people feeling absolutely free to express the meanest and darkest facets of their personalities without having to do it directly to those they are attacking.  Thus was the case after Sunday’s Miss America competition.

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LeVar Burton Puts His Hands Outside His Car When Pulled Over [VIDEO]

Thanks to the Paula Deen controversy, the subject of racism in America is now at the forefront of a lot of political and social debates.  Is racism still present in America?  Unfortunately, racism looks like something that won't be going away any time soon

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Food Network Will Not Renew Paula Deen’s Contract After N-Word Controversy

After 11 years on the Food Network, Paula Deen's contract will not be renewed at the end of the month after Deen's public admission to having used the N-word.

The whole controversy came about when Lisa T

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Would You Go to a Museum All About Racism? [VIDEO]

Philosopher George Santayana once said, “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” That oft-repeated quote was perhaps the impetus behind a new museum in Michigan that showcases thousands of racist artifacts.

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Can a Little Pill Actually ‘Cure’ Racism?

Could the solution to racism be the popular blood pressure pill Propranolol?

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Ohio Landlord’s Controversial ‘White Only’ Pool Sign Ignites Anger [VIDEO]

A Cincinnati landlord who was found in violation of Ohio law when she posted a “white only” sign at her swimming pool wants the state’s Civil Rights Commission to reconsider and reverse its ruling.

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Kentucky Church Overturns Decision to Ban Interracial Marriages

Last week, news spread quickly about a church in Kentucky that banned interracial marriages. On Saturday, the congregation of that church overturned the decision.

The Gulnare Freewill Baptist Church had passed a ban on interracial coupling when a proposal was drafted by a former pastor. The proposal stated that the church would “not condone interracial marriage” and that “parties of such marriages will not be received as members, nor will they be used in worship services and other church functions, with the exception being funerals.”

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Baptist Church Attacks Interracial Couples, Bans Them From Joining [VIDEO]

Although it may seem like it, this isn’t a news story from the past. In a case of pure irony, the Gulnare Freewill Baptist Church in Pike County, KY, passed a proposal to ban interracial marriages in their congregation.

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