University of Illinois Leader: No New Mascot Pick YetThe commission was established following the September release of a university report suggesting adoption of a new sports mascot and traditions to replace the Chief Illiniwek portrayal that was dropped in 2007 after complaints from American Indians that it was offensive.
Swastika Air-Dropped To Students' Cell Phones At Oak Park And River Forest High SchoolJust two days after a town hall meeting to discuss racist graffiti found at Oak Park and River Forest High School in recent days, someone "air-dropped" an image of a swastika to students' cell phones during a school assembly.
'Hate-Filled Language' Addressed By Evanston Principal In Letter To ParentsThe principal of an Evanston elementary school raised concerns about "hate-filled language" spoken by students at the school, Lincolnwood Elementary.
Coast Guard Removes Employee From Florence Duty Over Alleged 'White Power' Gesture"His actions do not reflect those of the United States Coast Guard."
GOP Florida Gov. Nominee Criticized For 'Monkey' RemarkThe race between Gillum and DeSantis is widely seen as a toss-up.
Anti-Racist Protesters Rally In D.C. Ahead Of White Nationalist GatheringThe "Unite the Right 2" rally is being billed as a "white civil rights rally."
Spike Lee Says President Donald Trump Is A 'Bullhorn' For Racism, Calls Him 'Agent Orange'Spike Lee believes that racists in America have been given the "green light" from the White House.
Spike Lee On 'BlacKkKlansman': Don't Call It A ComebackSpike Lee heard the whispers. Just a few years ago, some were suggesting that Lee was no longer the essential filmmaker he had once been.
Forest Preserve Holds Peace Rally After Racist Bullying IncidentA positive and peaceful gathering took place at Caldwell Woods Forest Preserve, much different than the one that played out under the pavilion several weeks ago.
Florida Paramedics Accused Of Racism And Failing To Check Woman's VitalsFour Florida paramedics, accused of refusing to care for a patient and racially profiling her, will face a disciplinary hearing on Tuesday.
Police Reportedly Called On Black Man Opening His Own Business In San FranciscoA San Francisco lemonade business owner is blaming racism for a call to police that saw him questioned outside his own store on suspicion of burgling it.
Person Leaving 'We Don’t Tip Terrorist' Message Banned From Restaurant"I share this because I want people to understand that this racism, and this hatred still exists."
Bus Driver Fired For Telling Man He Wasn't Picked Up Because He's BlackAt first, the driver said the bus was full. But when pressed, the driver said, "it's because you are black."
Bus Driver Fired After Telling Man He Wasn't Picked Up Because He's BlackA Massachusetts bus driver has been fired for telling a would-be passenger that he wasn't picked up because he's black.
Woman Verbally Attacked In Racist Forest Preserve Incident Speaks Out"I have never had an encounter with racism to this degree."