Company Tells Woman Via Email Her ‘Ghetto’ Name  Disqualified Her From Employment

We’ve all heard people say that those with Afrocentric or non-European sounding names stand a greater chance of being eliminated early in the job-hunting process. There are even some who suspect that their name is why they never got a call back after submitting their resume, but I believe this is the first time I have…

‘Because He’s Black’: New Mexico Store Clerk Calls Police on College Student Buying Snacks

Are you as tired of hearing these stories as we are? Do you understand how horrible it is that black people can’t even mind their own business and buy snacks in peace without people weaponizing the police against them? At what point are these phone calls going to be declared a crime? At what point will the callers be…

#NetNeutrality: Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court to Side With the FCC in Killing the Open Internet

It has been nearly eight months since the Federal Communications Commission repealed the net neutrality that keep the internet open and free for everyone, and the repeal officially went into effect on June 11. As lawmakers in individual states do their part to try and ensure net neutrality is still a reality for their…