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Beyoncé's Dad on why he wrote a book about racism

Mathew Knowles, father and ex-manager of singing stars Beyoncé and Solange Knowles, knows why they are outspoken on issues like racism. “If you grew up in a household where your parents weren’t afraid of doing it, you wouldn’t be afraid ...

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Celtics' Jaylen Brown says Trump 'unfit to lead' and talks racism

Boston Celtics star Jaylen Brown called Donald Trump “unfit to lead” — adding that the President makes “it a lot more acceptable for racists to speak their minds” and it’s “scary” he’s in charge of the military — during a ...

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Spectrum blasted as black IBEW workers face racism on the job

The 10-month-long strike involving cable giant Spectrum and members of Local 3, IBEW, has been compounded by discrimination and racist on-the-job behavior, one union member said Saturday. Electrician William Hargraves, speaking at the Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network in ...

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Brazilian company promoting black toilet paper accused of racism

A Brazilian manufacturing company that launched a campaign promoting a brand of black toilet paper featuring a white woman has been accused of racism. Santher, a manufacturing company based in São Paulo, launched the Personal VIP Black toilet paper with ...

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Gorillaz's Albarn survives despairs of Brexit, racism with music

The latest Gorillaz record may feature epic, up-tempo party songs, but that isn’t stopping frontman Damon Albarn from fretting about the future. “I default to the apocalypse,” Albarn tells the Daily News matter-of-factly as he sips a flat white in ...

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Parks worker who cleaned poop off shoe says boss knew of ‘racism’

Tasheema Chatman, 40, claims she was made to scrape dog poop off the soles of Baltimore artist Christos Palios’ fancy European shoes during an art show near Gracie Mansion Oct. 2. (Geoffrey Croft / NYC Park Advocates/Geoffrey Croft) BY Ginger ...

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Khloe Kardashian got first taste of racism during O.J. trial

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, March 17, 2016, 12:12 PM Racism first became a reality for Khloe Kardashian during the infamous “Trial of Century.” The “Kocktails with Khloe” socialite says she got her first taste of bigotry when her late ...

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KING: Trump’s unapologetic racism breeds dangerous hysteria

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Monday, November 23, 2015, 10:59 AM RAINIER EHRHARDT/REUTERS U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump shared a racist meme on Twitter on Sunday. Despite backlash, Trump left the tweet up for his millions of followers to ...

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7 fliers kicked off Spirit Airlines plane blame racism

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Tuesday, November 3, 2015, 8:06 AM CBS LA Cell phone footage captured by a passenger shows police speaking with the first traveler asked to leave Spirit Airlines Flight 868. Seven African-American passengers were booted from ...

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