racism

Noose hung at Fiat Chrysler plant

Fiat Chrysler called in outside investigators after a noose was found last month hanging inside a Ram truck plant in Michigan, the company told CNN.

Klobuchar defends record as prosecutor

Minnesota Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar defended her record as a former prosecutor on Sunday, while calling for further reform as she runs for president in a field widely supportive of taking on systemic racism in the justice system.

Virginia EMT who made racist remarks loses his job

Emergency medical technician Alex McNabb has been let go by Jeb Stuart Rescue Squad months after racist comments surfaced on a podcast in which he compared black patients to gorillas and claimed to take "immense satisfaction" as he "terrorized" an African-American boy with a needle.

Virginia governor cancels visit after blackface controversy

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam canceled the first stop on his apology tour following a letter from the Virginia Union University student government asking him to not attend a chapel service Thursday honoring a group of 1960s-era civil rights protesters.

Virginia's week of tumult

As Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam was engulfed in scandal a week ago over a racist photo on his 1984 medical school yearbook page, a consensus grew among his fellow Democrats: He won't last the weekend.

'Cold Pursuit:' A bad movie landed Liam Neeson in hot water

Liam Neeson was seeking to address the revenge plot of his latest movie, "Cold Pursuit," when he inexplicably waded into controversy with remarks about past racist thoughts. That only makes the fact that the film itself is pretty awful all the more unfortunate.

Reported anti-Semitic incidents hit record high in UK

Reported anti-Semitic hate incidents in the United Kingdom hit a record high in 2018, with more than 100 recorded in every month of the year, according to the Community Security Trust (CST), a charity that fights anti-Semitism.