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Tag Archives: Racial Conflict
50% Say Race Relations in America Getting Worse, Rasmussen Reports
That’s up from 30 percent in January 2014.
Germany on the Brink, New York Times
Straight talk on German demographics from the New York Times.
Americans’ View of Race Relations at Two-Decade Low — WSJ/NBC News Poll, Wall Street Journal
Only 33 percent of whites think they are “very or fairly good.”
Intercepted Letter from the KKK: Understanding Useful Idiocy, Fred on Everything
More wit and insight from Fred Reed.
Tensions there “are no longer exceptional” in Sweden.
The fights–involving 200 to 300 students–were racial.
University of Missouri Police Arrest Student for ‘Terrorist Threats’ on YikYak, New York Daily News
Troll thought he was posting anonymously.
But it’s not “genocide.”
Fight over Confederate Flag Decal Could Be Investigated as Hate Crime, Police Say, Fox 13 (Salt Lake City)
Six blacks attack two whites.
Black vs. Muslims on a London bus.
Blacks say flaggers shouted racial slurs and flashed guns.
“Culture clash” may pit players against each other.
Black students didn’t like the flag.
They say they are defending their heritage.
Pomona Police Make Arrest in ‘Random’ Killing of Youth Pastor, Los Angeles Times
Black man shot youth pastor only because he wanted to kill a Hispanic.
Study finds that as racial diversity increases, so does conflict.
Killer of white journalists was incompetent, short-tempered, and paranoid.
Shooter had fabricated “racism” complaints and had been fired.
Pat Buchanan says without radical change, Western nations will be “swamped.”
“Oink Oink . . . Bang Bang!”
Witnesses Say Confederate Flag Incited SB Shooting, WNDU (South Bend)
Blacks shot a white man after an argument over the flag.
Measuring a Legacy, a Year After Unrest in Ferguson, New York Times
Your chance to tell the New York Times what you think the legacy of Ferguson is.
Poll Finds Most in U.S. Hold Dim View of Race Relations, New York Times
The numbers are nearly as bad as those from after the Rodney King riots.
East Africans chased white family out of public-housing complex in Calgary.
Some blacks complain of “racial battle fatigue.”
Black Activists Fear ‘Race War’ amid Charleston Shooting, Washington Times
Says young people “aren’t thinking.”
A “refugee liaison officer” will get to the bottom of it.
Behind Tension over Texas Pool Party, a Seismic Shift in American Suburbs, Christian Science-Monitor
As blacks move to the suburbs, “race-space wars will heat up.”
Hundreds march to protest the “racism.”
White protesters hold signs saying “White Women’s Lives Matter.”
Parents Keeping Students Home from School Following Alleged Social Media Threats, Action News (Jacksonville)
There were rumors of gang members threatening to shoot white children.
Calgary Mom Hopes Community BBQ Will Stop ‘Racist’ Bullying, Calgary Herald
White family invites black neighbors.
Family members were the only whites in an all-black neighborhood.
US diplomats told the Burmese the law is dangerous.
When Baltimore Shook with Anger, Here’s What China Saw, Foreign Policy
Chinese say it’s just “black people being black people.”
62 percent of whites say race relations are “bad,” up from 35 percent in February.
Ethiopian Jews in Israel riot, injuring dozens of officers.
200 businesses were destroyed and 113 officers were injured in the riots.
U.S. Split Along Racial Lines on Backlash Against Police, Poll Finds, Wall Street Journal
96 percent of Americans think there will be more racial conflict this summer.
Six Baltimore Officers Charged in Freddie Gray Death, Washington Post
Charges include second-degree murder.
Confidentiality is an important part of the investigation at this point.
Black Culture Is Not the Problem, New York Times
Ideas of a “degenerate black culture” are “myths.”
Gray was reportedly “banging against the walls.”
Relative of one of the arresting officers speaks out.
Protests erupt around the country.
Discovers why blacks riot.
But the National Guard was able to enforce the curfew last night.
He says the solution involves more “investments in urban communities.”