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File photo of a television camera. (Photo by Carlos Alvarez/Getty Images)

Two RNC Attendees Call Black Camerawoman ‘Animal,’ Throw Nuts At Her

Two people attending the Republican National Convention were removed from the premises after throwing nuts at an African-American camerawoman working for CNN. While attacking her, they were quoted as saying, “‘This is how we feed animals.”

08/29/2012

Mitt Romney accepting Donald Trump's endorsement (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Opinion: Republicans Bring Back Politics Of Racial Division

In 2008 it seemed we had entered a new era of post-racial politics, but the dog whistle politics of the Grand Old Party has again raised its ugly head. In fact, since Obama’s election the Tea Party Republicans efforts to race bait have only increased.

08/08/2012

Screen grab from the video from Gainesville (Credit: YouTube)

Two Florida Schools Affected By Racist Student-Made YouTube Videos

Two southern Florida high schools are grappling with the fallout after students uploaded YouTube videos filled with racist invective, whose words angered their local communities to the point where additional security and departure from school were reportedly necessary.

02/22/2012

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