An African-American teen was told by police to leave the Jacksonville Fair in Florida on Nov. 3 after he refused to tuck his memorial necklace — an homage to his late mother — under his T-shirt to conceal it.
The photo of a large group of male students wearing suits adorned with prom corsages shows many throwing one arm straight in the air.
A man is accusing police of racial profiling after an incident caught on video shows a black teen being arrested for violating a mall's "no hoodie" dress code.
One person allegedly shown in the photo has lost a job, and another person or persons won’t be entering the U.S. Army.
The ad drew so many negative comments on social media that the supermodel deleted the spot from Instagram.
The owner of the salon defended her employee by explaining she didn't know blackface was "a thing" when they dressed up as three different versions of Michael Jackson.
Representatives of an elementary school in Charlotte, N.C., are incensed over what they interpreted as a racist comment toward students — many of whom are minorities — visiting a pumpkin patch on a field trip.
Domino's has fired an employee for writing the N word on a food order, but the customer says she deserves an apology.
"I post a lot of stuff on Facebook, so I thought a few of my friends would chime in," Herbert Smith says of posting the bar's dress code. "But what happened next I was not expecting."
A photo of the men's offensive costumes was posted online a week after Australia's Herald-Sun newspaper published a cartoon of Serena Williams at the U.S. Open that was slammed as racist.
The newspaper followed the lead of Getty Images and issued the misprint.
"When Nike signs an anti-American thug to represent their brand, I will not support, wear, purchase, or endorse their product. Bye-bye Nike," the principal wrote on Facebook.
The basketball star and I Promise School founder paid tribute to Beyoncé, Rihanna, Zendaya, and other black women who have landed top magazine covers this month.
The 32-year-old woman also told police that she was a perfect student and that her partner was a cop.
“I can’t sit here as the first Muslim woman to represent the United States at the Olympic games and be numb on these issues that directly affect me.” “American Beauty” is a new series in which Yahoo Lifestyle takes a virtual cross-country journey to discover what beauty means — reimagining the American flag through the diverse group of faces that make up the United States of America. From Muslim Americans and women in the military to single moms and teachers, we highlight what makes each group unique while showcasing the common threads that bring us together. In this edition of “Inspired By,” Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad explains the trials and triumphs of being a black Muslim woman in the world of sports.
Not only did an anonymous caller assume college Oumou Kanoute was possibly dangerous because of her race, they also assumed she was a male because of her short hair.
He found that people have no issue when others wear an offensive "Redskins" jersey, but him wearing a "Caucasian" shirt was another story.
Anne Hathaway is being praised as an ally after supporting #BlackLivesMatter and calling on others to take action against racism following the fatal stabbing of the 18-year-old black woman.
A mother and daughter meticulously planned her hair care for a week at camp. But she came home with her hair matted and tangled.