HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A school principal said Tuesday that members of his high school’s football team were subjected to racist taunts from among a group of adults in an eastern Connecticut town where his team had just played an away game and lost.
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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The cross-dressing South African satirist says he doesn’t tell jokes and can’t remember punchlines.
Tags: Africa, African-Americans, Arts and entertainment, By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA, Crime, General news, Government and politics, Human rights and civil liberties, Race and ethnicity, Racketeering, Social affairs, Social issues, South Africa, Southern Africa
SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian police have formally accused four Gremio fans of racially insulting a player in a Brazilian Cup match.
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ATLANTA (AP) — While the NFL was rightfully being hammered over turning a blind eye to domestic violence, the NBA got a bit of a pass on its latest brouhaha.
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — As its 75th anniversary approaches, “Gone With the Wind” is again being celebrated as a timeless movie classic. But now, even the film’s distributor acknowledges the Civil War epic’s portrayal of slavery is dated and inaccurate.
Tags: African-Americans, Arts and entertainment, By MIKE CIDONI LENNOX, California, Documentaries, Entertainment, General news, Hollywood, Human welfare, Los Angeles, Movies, North America, Race and ethnicity, Social affairs, Social issues, United States