Race

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Ashley Funyak
November 02, 2019 - 6:08 am
Rolling road closures will take place from 6:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 2nd in several Pittsburgh neighborhoods for the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler race.
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Jennifer Bloodworth
October 22, 2019 - 10:49 am
After a closed door meeting Monday evening, the WPIAL will not punish Connellsville or Allderdice High School boys’ soccer teams after players from both teams were accused of using slurs during a September tournament game.
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Shelby Cassesse
Shelby Cassesse
September 18, 2019 - 2:21 pm
A new report from Pittsburgh’s Gender Equity Commission (GEC) comparing gender and racial inequality in Pittsburgh to other cities shows African Americans in Pittsburgh have less favorable outcomes than those in other cities.
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(Brian Wells/The Times Herald via AP)
Associated Press
August 26, 2019 - 4:33 pm
A city council candidate in Michigan who said last week that she wants to keep her community white "as much as possible" withdrew from the council race on Monday.
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(AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez, File)
August 19, 2019 - 12:50 pm
After five years of investigations and protests, New York City's police commissioner on Monday fired an officer involved in the 2014 chokehold death of an unarmed black man whose dying cries of "I can't breathe" fueled a national debate over race and police use of force.
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(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
August 07, 2019 - 3:20 pm
President Donald Trump has often railed about an "invasion of illegals" at the southern border, words echoed in a screed the El Paso shooting suspect apparently posted that called the attack that killed 22 people at a Walmart his response to an "Hispanic invasion of Texas."
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August 07, 2019 - 1:41 pm
A Muslim woman was told to go back where she came from Tuesday after an encounter at the Sesame Street themed amusement park, Sesame Place in Langhorne, PA.
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August 05, 2019 - 4:30 pm
By ELANA SCHOR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — In his first public statement since mass shootings in Texas and Ohio, former President Barack Obama says Americans must "soundly reject language coming out of the mouths of any of our leaders that feeds a climate of fear and hatred or normalizes...
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Jamal Lewis
Lynne Hayes-Freeland
August 01, 2019 - 3:36 pm
Make Racism Wrong Again” that is a phrase on the shirt and hat of Johnstown resident Jamal Lewis that is getting a lot of attention online.
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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
July 29, 2019 - 12:27 pm
Facing growing accusations of racism for his incendiary tweets, President Donald Trump lashed out at his critics Monday and sought to deflect the criticism by labeling a leading black congressman as himself racist.
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