Lawyer: Racial Bias Is Clear In Case Of Black Inmate Set To Die For Crimes Committed In Texas As A TeenThe lawyer for the first Black inmate scheduled for federal execution says race played a central role in landing her client on death row for the Texas crimes he committed as a teen.
Vandals Spray Paint Headstones In Historically Black Cemetery In TexasAt least 15 headstones in a historically Black cemetery in Texas have been vandalized with spray paint.
Dallas Victim Included In "Horrific Spike" In Fatal Violence Against Transgender CommunityAt least 21 transgender or gender non-conforming people -- including Dallas resident Merci Mack -- have been killed so far in 2020.
Former Leader From Texas Of Neo-Nazi Group Pleads Guilty To 'Swatting'Twenty-six-year-old John C. Denton of Montgomery, faces up to five years in prison after entering a guilty plea Tuesday in federal court in Alexandria.
Six Flags Takes Social Media Break, Wants To 'Invest In Platforms Devoid Of Hate Speech'It's a decision the company says, that strives to be "thoughtful and considerate of where we place our advertising dollars to ensure that we invest in platforms devoid of hate speech and harmful content."
Mark Cuban Joins Local, National Leaders To Discuss Racism, Defunding PoliceThe always outspoken, community-driven Mark Cuban will join a diverse group of local and national industry leaders in an effort to “Heal America,” on Thursday.
NAACP Demands 'Real Change And Action,' Presents List Of Demands To Fort Worth City CouncilA local NAACP chapter presented a letter with a list of demands concerning police and community relations for Fort Worth city council members on Tuesday night.
Columnist Targets Rangers Baseball For Name Change Due To Law Agency's Racist Past: 'It Should Be An Intolerable Embarrassment To Fans'A Chicago columnist writes that Major League Baseball should force the team to change its name based on new revelations of racial injustice in the Texas Rangers law enforcement agency.
As Texans Celebrate Juneteenth Push Strengthens To Make The Emancipation Day A National HolidayTexans have celebrated Juneteenth for 155 years, but this year -- as the world joins America protesting and speaking out about racial injustice -- the observance has grown larger and has an added importance.
Black Lives Matter Mural Coming To Sandra Bland Parkway In Prairie ViewThe stretch of road was renamed after Bland, whose death fueled national outrage about police brutality.
Uncle Ben's Joins Aunt Jemima In Evolving Brand's Identity, 'Now Is The Right Time'Texas-based Uncle Ben’s is following in Aunt Jemima's footsteps in evolving its visual brand identity.
UT President To Meet With Student Groups On Athletes' Demands To Ditch 'The Eyes Of Texas'The athletes said last week they won’t help the school recruit future athletes and won't participate in alumni events as they typically do.
Dallas Stars Center Tyler Seguin & Former Goalie Marty Turco Among White NHL Players Finding Their Voice On RacismLong-time Houston resident George Floyd's death in police custody has touched off a reckoning of race and race relations and sports has been part of it, from the NFL and NASCAR to the National Hockey League.
Mansfield ISD School Secretary Resigns After Racist Facebook PostA secretary at James Coble Middle School has resigned after a racist social media post she allegedly shared was brought to the district's attention.
Dallas Police Post Emotional Video Urging Viewers To Help End Racism & #TakeAKneeThe video put out by the Dallas Police Department begins with the statement -- "To the communities we serve: We hear you."