2 months ago
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Man wanted in east Charlotte Indian store arson, left note signed ‘White America’

A man is wanted for setting fire to an Indian grocery store in east Charlotte Thursday night in what Charlotte-Mecklenbug police are calling a hate crime.
Dr. Rajan Juniku says he was racially profiled.
3 months ago
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UNCW lecturer searched, fears racial profiling

"’Are you doing this because I look Middle Eastern?’ I said. ‘Why are you doing this? Because I don't look suspicious. I was just sitting there drinking water. Doing nothing suspiciously,’" he said.
3 months ago
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Former NAACP leader Rachel Dolezal says she can’t find job

She explains to The Guardian that she "began to see the world through black eyes" as a teenager after her parents adopted four black children.
3 months ago
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FBI: Man wanted to carry out Dylann Roof-style attack

A 29-year-old Conway may was taken into custody by the FBI Wednesday for what investigators describe as a plan to conduct an attack on non-whites without getting caught.
4 months ago
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Leland grocery store owner faces backlash over Facebook comment

A woman claims one of the owners of the Piggly Wiggly in Leland posted an offensive comment on her sales ad on social media.
5 months ago
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Pine Forest teacher who used racial slur suspended without pay

Maultsby's original punishment was a five-day suspension without pay from Nov. 14-18. School officials say the white teacher used a racial slur while referring to a black student.
11 months ago
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Group discusses issues of racism in healing space

Over the past two weeks there have been countless protests around the country against police brutality. One such protest was planned for Monday night in Wilmington.
11 months ago
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Red Cross apologizes for poster that some found racist

The American Red Cross issued an apology today for a poster that some people found offensive because it appeared to portray what appear to be white children as "cool" and children of color were "not cool."
12 months ago
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Trump says comments about judge ‘misconstrued’

Republican Donald Trump says that his attacks on the judge handling the Trump University case have been "misconstrued."
12 months ago
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Airbnb host banned after racial slur is used against guest

Airbnb says a host in North Carolina has been banned from the online room booking service after a prospective guest's reservations were canceled and she was called a racial slur.