Racial Profiling

You would think the ‘Karen’s’ and ‘Karl’s’ of the world would learn something with all the arrests and lawsuits that come behind cell phone videos that go viral.  But nope, they still haven’t learned anything about racism and they even still think what they are doing will stay in the dark.  But you know that […]

Bob Johnson was singled out because of his race at a luxurious Florida hotel, he said. Bob Johnson, the founder of Black Entertainment Television, recently said that an employee at a luxurious Florida hotel discriminated against him. The billionaire explained that he was racially profiled because he refused to take off his prescription sunglasses. RELATED: BET […]

Now, Dollar General manager Kevin Dudek is out of a job for refusing to allow Madonna Wilburn to use her digital coupons.   When we first reported that a Black woman in Chicago had the police called on her for trying to use a coupon at a local CVS, we hoped that would be the last of that […]

Just because someone is a celebrity doesn’t mean they are exempt from racial profiling. Just because someone is a celebrity doesn’t mean they are exempt from racial profiling. Just ask Golden Globe winner Ving Rhames.  During a recent conversation about racism on SiriusXM’s The Clay Cane Show, the Mission: Impossible — Fallout star said that earlier this year he was […]

ORANGE, OH (WOIO) – A Bahama Breeze manager has been fired after the restaurant in Orange Village called police over a bill dispute with a group of mostly black women who said they were racially profiled. Several people said they were accused of not paying their bills. They said the accusations came before the bill even arrived, […]

Michael Hayes, an investor, posted a video of his experience with racial profiling while doing a home inspection on May 5.   An African-American investor has stepped into the spotlight on racist incidents while Black after his encounter in a Memphis neighborhood. Michael Hayes was interrupted during a home inspection by a  neighbor who pulled a racist […]

Cracker Barrel has a long history of racism against employees and customers.   The internet’s list of receipts about racism at Cracker Barrel just got longer. A Black man took his complaint about the restaurant to court after he was thrown out of a CB in Cross Lanes, West Virginia. The federal lawsuit named defamation, outrageous […]

This is the first televised interview with Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson.   As many around the country continue to voice their collective outrage surrounding the arrest of two black men while waiting inside a local Philadelphia Starbucks, the men have yet to speak directly to the media. That all changed when that sat for […]

In a statement issued on April 14, Kevin Johnson referred to what happened as a “reprehensible outcome.”   After calls for a boycott against Starbucks for a recent incident involving the unwarranted arrest of two Black men in Philadelphia, the company’s CEO, Kevin Johnson, has issued an apology. He also wants to meet with the men […]

Alexis Brison’s video has gone viral.   There is driving while Black, but don’t forget eating while Black. Yep, we can be racially profiled everywhere — even at Applebee’s. Alexis Brison said while dining at a Indepence, Missouri Applebee’s, she and her friend were racially profiled. On February 10, Brison wrote on Facebook that a […]

Two officers who were involved in the death of Tamir Rice are facing disciplinary charges.

The former North Charleston, South Carolina, police officer who was charged with the murder of Walter Scott—a 50-year-old Black man who was fatally shot during a traffic stop—has asked that the state court move his murder trial out of Charleston.