‘Nigga’ used 500 000 times daily on Twitter

This season, the US National Football League is attempting the impossible: banning the n-word within the chalk-lined borders of its purview.

As with the previous attempts, the NFL’s “zero tolerance” policy — which gives referees leeway to issue a 15-yard … Read the rest

‘Racism is everywhere’: Minneapolis police chief

The scene in Green Bay where police officers Brian Thole and Shawn Powell used the 'N word'
The scene in Green Bay where police officers Brian Thole and Shawn Powell used the ‘N word’

The Minneapolis Police Department has been under the microscope after two separate incidences of officer-involved altercations laced with racial slurs came to light. … Read the rest