(NEW YORK) -- The University of Pennsylvania came under fire this week after a law professor made inflammatory comments about Asians and the Asian-American community during an interview. Amy Wax, in speaking to Brown University professor Glenn Loury on "The Glenn Show," said: "Maybe it's... Read More.
(TORRANCE, Calif.) -- Following allegations of excessive force, racist text messages, and discriminatory misconduct, the Torrance Police Department in California is being investigated by the state's Department of Justice. "Our communities deserve to know they can get equal justice under the law," California Attorney General... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A wide-ranging lawsuit claims New York City's education system is racist in design and operation — effectively separating largely white and Asian students from Black and Latino students through a discriminatory testing processes for its gifted and talented (G&T) programs and... Read More.
(TARRANT, Al.) -- An Alabama city council member is facing calls to resign after he used a racist slur while pointing toward a Black colleague during a meeting Monday night. John “Tommy” Bryant stood up and pointed at Black council member Veronica Freeman and said,... Read More.
(MOUNT LAUREL, N.J.) -- A New Jersey man who was arrested after allegedly being filmed earlier this month spewing racial slurs at neighbors is facing a slew of new charges. Edward Cagney Mathews, 45, of Mount Laurel, who was arrested for bias intimidation on July... Read More.
Laci Mosley is opening up about the racist trolling she's endured since she was introduced as the newest character to the iCarly revival. Mosley, who is playing Harper -- the roommate and best friend of Miranda Cosgrove's Carly, shared a handful of the hateful messages spamming her social media accounts. "I've been... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- (NOTE CONTENT) Teen Wolf star Arden Cho revealed in an emotional post that a man threatened to kill her while she was out walking her dog. Cho, who played Kira Yukimura in the popular MTV drama, took to Instagram to beg her followers to "please help" the... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC News(OAKLAND, Calif.) -- A man has been arrested after he allegedly hurled racist insults and pepper sprayed an Asian gas station owner in Oakland, California.On Thursday morning the suspect was caught on surveillance footage... Read More.
By DR. MISHAL REJA, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A new study suggests that former President Donald Trump's inflammatory rhetoric around the coronavirus, which is believed to have originated in China, helped spark anti-Asian Twitter content and "likely perpetuated racist attitudes."
(LOS ANGELES) -- The Talk will remain on hiatus for another week after show co-host Sharon Osbourne found herself in hot water for defending Piers Morgan, whose comments about Meghan Markle have been deemed racist. Osbourne ignited an intense debate with Sheryl Underwood about racism versus freedom of speech, which didn't sit... Read More.