Racism was also to blame, the mayor said Monday at the Apollo Theater.
A panel will discuss the implications of the Elaine Race Massacre on Sept. 20 at St. Paul's Chapel.
Beneath the surface of the racially charged campaign are common issues and goals, pundits said.
Brooklyn resident Joy Noel is suing Interpublic Group, saying it falsely blamed her for the package.
The provocative posters were displayed from August through January, and lambasted racist messaging.
A new lawsuit alleges that the owner of Maria & Lorenzo's kitchen used racial and sexual slurs.
The bouncer claims the dress code kept out blacks and Latinos, and that management called him "brownie."
The rooftop lounge at 230 Fifth is accused of discriminating against black club-goers.
An online petition accuses Etsy of allowing the sale of racist Golliwog, Sambo, and Mammy dolls.
A Queens Hooters worker resigned after writing an anti-Asian slur on a customer's receipt .
Columbia Dean Feniosky Pena-Mora resigned after a secret faculty vote of no confidence.
Inez Dickens called for a boycott of Cedric eatery amid claims the owner discriminated against patrons.
Cedric Bistro co-owner Cedric Lecendre says he was threatened by patrons who later claimed racism.
Parents are suing the DOE regarding claims of discrimination against the bilingual Lower East Side school.
Owner of Sazon in TriBeCa said he is a victim of racism, but residents say the restaurant is a bad neighbor.
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