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Fort Greene »

Flag Burners and 'Pro-American' Protesters Square Off in Fort Greene Park

Dozens of "pro-American" protesters showed up at a flag-burning demonstration Wednesday night.

Chelsea »

Frozen Yogurt Head Steps Down After 'White Lives Matter' Protest Arrest

Saverio Pugliese went after a protester at last week's Freddie Gray march, police said. 

Upper West Side »

'Lincoln and the Jews' Exhibit Traces President's Support of Jewish People

Lincoln was supportive of Jews in America at a time when prejudice was rampant. 

East New York »

Rapper Posts Fake MTA Signs Equating NYPD to KKK and Nazis

Bilal Johnson has been putting up stickers in the subway to protest police brutality, he said.

Central Harlem »

De Blasio Calls Deaths of Young Men of Color by Police a 'Scourge'

Racism was also to blame, the mayor said Monday at the Apollo Theater.

Financial District »

Downtown Panel Will Tackle Legacy of One of Nation's Deadliest Race Riots

A panel will discuss the implications of the Elaine Race Massacre on Sept. 20 at St. Paul's Chapel.

Central Harlem »

Rangel-Espaillat Race Won't Hurt Black-Latino Political Bond, Observers Say

Beneath the surface of the racially charged campaign are common issues and goals, pundits said.

Midtown »

Ad Firm Worker With NRA Card Accused of Sending Threatening Package to CEO

Brooklyn resident Joy Noel is suing Interpublic Group, saying it falsely blamed her for the package.

Bed-Stuy »

'Racism Still Exists' Posters Part of a Study on Black Health

The provocative posters were displayed from August through January, and lambasted racist messaging.

Upper East Side »

Upper East Side Caterer Called Her Workers 'Dirty Mexicans', Lawsuit Says

A new lawsuit alleges that the owner of Maria & Lorenzo's kitchen used racial and sexual slurs.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Bowling Alley Bouncer Says He Was Fired for Protesting 'Racist' Dress Code

The bouncer claims the dress code kept out blacks and Latinos, and that management called him "brownie."

Flatiron »

Black Patrons Forced To Buy $320 Booze to Enter Flatiron Bar, Lawsuit Says

The rooftop lounge at 230 Fifth is accused of discriminating against black club-goers.


DUMBO-based Etsy Should Prohibit the Sale of Racist Dolls, Petition Says

An online petition accuses Etsy of allowing the sale of racist Golliwog, Sambo, and Mammy dolls.

Fresh Meadows »

Hooters Worker Wrote Anti-Asian Slur on Customers' Receipt

A Queens Hooters worker resigned after writing an anti-Asian slur on a customer's receipt .

Upper West Side »

Columbia Dean Feniosky Pena-Mora Resigns

Columbia Dean  Feniosky Pena-Mora resigned after a secret faculty vote of no confidence.