University Accepted $458K From Eugenics FundThe University of Arizona has accepted hundreds of thousands of dollars in funding during the past 16 years from a foundation infamous for promoting research linking race and intelligence.
Proposed 2019 Emojis Include Service Dog, Deaf Person And Mixed Race CouplesNew emoji candidates including a service dog, deaf people, and mixed race couples were added to the draft emoji list for 2019.
Starbucks Closing More Than 8,000 Stores For Anti-Bias TrainingAfter putting together a curriculum for its 175,000 workers, Starbucks will close more than 8,000 stores nationwide today to conduct anti-bias training.
Fargo Man Runs Full Marathon Thinking He Was Only Running A Half-MarathonA plumber and pipefitter from West Fargo turned right when he should have jogged right.
SMU Survey On Racial Stereotypes Taken Down After BacklashThe university says it plans to add more context to it's online survey.
Starbucks Changes Bathroom Policy Following Racial FirestormAfter the arrest of two African American men in Philadelphia, Starbucks is now opening its bathrooms to everyone regardless of whether they've made a purchase.
Men Arrested At Starbucks Say They Feared For Their LivesRashon Nelson initially thought nothing of it when he and his business partner, Donte Robinson, were approached at their table at Starbucks and were asked if they needed help.
Starbucks Faces Image Crisis After Arrest Of 2 Black MenStarbucks is trying to tamp down a racially charged uproar over the arrest of two black men at one of its stores in Philadelphia.
Jackie Robinson's Daughter Says Black MLB Players Reluctant To Speak OutJackie Robinson's daughter thinks black baseball players are more reluctant to speak about racial issues than their NFL and NBA colleagues because they constitute a lower percentage of rosters.
Dallas County Report Examines The Economics Of Black, White & Brown"For every dollar a white person earns in Dallas, blacks earn 54 cents," according to a newly released report about income in Dallas County. "Hispanics earn 58 cents."
Fort Worth To Host Discussion On Race And CultureThe city of Fort Worth is inviting people to a city-wide discussion on race and culture
Gorilla Statue Removed After Complaints It Was 'Racially Insensitive'A statue of a gorilla, and prime attraction for kids at the Community Park playground in Corsicana was removed by the city.
Bill, Melinda Gates Turn Attention Toward Poverty In AmericaBill and Melinda Gates say they're now digging into the layers of U.S. poverty that they haven't been deeply involved with at the national level, including employment, race, housing, mental health, incarceration and substance abuse.
MLK III Calls Out Trump On Alleged Immigration CommentsMartin Luther King Jr.'s eldest son is calling out President Donald Trump following accusations the president used a vulgarity to describe African countries.
Families Affected By Violence To Have MLK Day ConversationLoved ones of a black man fatally shot by police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and two law enforcement officers — one black and one white — ambushed and killed in that city 12 days later will take part in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day discussion.