Dove Body Wash Ad
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Dove apologizes for Facebook soap ad that many call racist

Dove is facing heat for a body wash ad showing a black woman taking off her shirt to reveal a white woman, with many social media users calling it racist.
President Donald Trump talks to reporters in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York City on Aug. 15, 2017. (Photo: ABC News)
2 months ago
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Defiant Trump again blames “both sides” in Virginia protest

resident Donald Trump defiantly blamed "both sides" for the weekend violence between white supremacists and counterdemonstrators in Virginia, seeking to rebuff the widespread criticism of his handling of the emotionally-charged protests while showing sympathy for the fringe group's efforts to preserve Confederate monuments.
LeBron James plays on Feb. 5, 2017. (Photo: Keith Allison / CC BY-SA 2.0)
5 months ago
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Cops: Racial slur sprayed on LeBron James’ Los Angeles home

Police are investigating after someone spray painted a racial slur on the front gate of LeBron James' home in Los Angeles on the eve of the NBA Finals.
6 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.
8 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.
8 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.
8 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.
8 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.
9 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.
1 year 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.