EXCLUSIVE: FEMA teams told to 'sightsee' as Sandy victims suffered “They told us to go to the Walmart nearby or to check out ... Even after FEMA workers were finally sent out from Fort Dix, many did not have useful information to convey to victims, said the worker. “They are put out in the field and they don’t ... 12/6/2012 - 7:00 pm | View Link
People across the South are debating whether to preserve the remnants of their Jim Crow history, from segregated waiting rooms to "whites only" water fountains and long-abandoned schools for black children
A new study prompted by the spate of unarmed black men killed in America suggests people may be more likely to mistake a toy or a tool for a gun when an African American is holding it. And this inherent negative bias was found to extend to black kids as young as five years old. The research, published this week in the journal Psychological Science, conducted several tests to gauge inherent bias towards white or black people.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Oscar-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow told a Los Angeles court on Monday that she feared for her safety after receiving dozens of letters from a man accused of stalking her for the past 17 years, according to media reports. Paltrow, who read aloud from the letters sent by Dante Michael Soiu, 67, told the jury she found the messages "religious to pornographic to threatening," the California wire agency City News Service (CNS) reported.