Diversity Training will be Required for Mizzou FreshmenThe university made the announcement Thursday, days after a student was removed from the Columbia campus for shouting racial slurs at a black student group practicing for homecoming.
Bookstore Co-Owner Defends Decision to Display 'Black Lives Matter' SignsThe co-owner of Left Bank Books has publicly responded to an anonymous letter the independent bookstore received in response to its window display commemorating the first anniversary of the death of Michael Brown.
Missouri Town, New Mayor Grapple with Mass ResignationsSeveral residents of a tiny southeast Missouri town said Monday they don't believe the abrupt resignations of five of six members of the police force after the longtime mayor, a white man, lost to a black woman have anything to do with racism.
Lt. Gov. Kinder Blames Feds for 'Incitement of the Mob' in Ferguson"There is more racism in the Justice Department than there is in anywhere I see in the St. Louis area," Kinder said.
Arrests As Ferguson Protesters Plan ShutdownDemonstrators were planning to block part of Interstate 70.
Woman Claims She Was Forced To Leave African Arts Festival Because She Is WhiteA woman is claiming that she was asked to leave the dance floor at an arts festival because she is white.
Confederate Flag At School Causes OutrageAnger over a group of students displaying the Confederate battle flag on school property.
SIU Chancellor Condemns Racial Graffiti on CampusWSIL-TV reports Cheng spoke out about the epithets found last week. In a university-wide email, she says she won't accept racial intolerance.
Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race RelationsUnfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.
Opinion: Romney Campaign Drops Dog Whistle And Moves To Blatant RacismRomney supporters, including his son Tagg, have moved away from dog whistle politics and are now engaging in outright disrespectful and racist campaigning.
Opinion: Black-on-Black Racism During The Presidential CampaignWhile it is reported that 94% or more of African-Americans support President Barack Obama over Mitt Romney in the upcoming national presidential election, the rarely-spoken question is: Are many African-Americans only voting for Obama because he’s black?
Opinion: Obama’s 2007 Speech is Disturbingly RacistWhile there’s nothing wrong with an African-American president speaking in a black dialect, there is something terribly wrong with him speaking in a black accent and cadence when undoubtedly inciting racism to a predominantly African-American audience.