(NEW YORK) -- After social media exploded with allegations that Twitter's image-cropping algorithm had a racial bias, the company said it investigated and ultimately decided to drop automated cropping. Late last year, posts on Twitter that included large photos with a white and Black person... Read More.
May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and for her part, Taraji P. Henson has been working to connect Black Americans with the mental health resources they need, including a new campaign called The Unspoken Curriculum, intended to help Black students combat racial bias in the classroom. "We're... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Vilma Kari, 65, was brutally attacked in broad daylight while walking to church in New York City on March 29. The suspect, Brandon Elliot, allegedly kicked Kari in the face and knocked her to the ground where he continued to stomp... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY and MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- An Orthodox Jewish couple visiting New York City with their toddler were all slashed by a man with a knife in what police are investigating as a possible bias crime.
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The Navy's broad internal look to address racism and sexism in its ranks has made recommendations to do more to keep minorities and women in the force, particularly in the higher officer ranks where African American... Read More.
By JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- "Shopping while black" is a phrase used to refer to biased treatment Black shoppers often face in retail stores like falsely being accused of theft or being shadowed by secuity guards. Now, makeup brand... Read More.
By SANDRA TEMKO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- For years, studies have shown that people of color don't get the same level of health care as white patients.Some of these studies include the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's... Read More.
By: KARMA ALLEN and MARC NATHANSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- After Florida deputies detained an innocent Black man who they say fit the description of an accused burglar, body camera footage showed the man and the officers chatting about the sensitive... Read More.
BY: KARMA ALLEN(WASHINGTON) -- Researchers are pointing to an alarming medical study about fatal surgeries among Black youth, saying the data sheds light on why doctors and hospitals should to do more to confront their own biases.The study,... Read More.
One of the biggest takeaways from the COVID-19 pandemic has been how people of color are disproportionately affected. Now, Elton John's written an op-ed saying the same is true for HIV/AIDS -- especially in the U.S. Coinciding with the 2020 International AIDS Conference,... Read More.
By STACY CHEN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A new report says that Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States have been the target of more than 2,000 bias incidents since the early days of the coronavirus pandemic --... Read More.