Race

Housing

Racial disparity in homeownership is relatively better in Philly

Stock_Carroll - Houses in East Falls

History

Questlove learns fascinating truth about family ancestry on 'Finding Your Roots'

Questlove

Race

Pa. college: Costume of Kaepernick with blackface, gun to head is 'offensive,' but 'free expression'

Colin Kaepernick

Race

Philly archdiocese investigates video of students chanting N-word

Pope John Paul II High School

Education

Penn TA says she calls on black women first; incites critics, supporters and Nazi trolls

Carroll - University of Pennsylvania

Research

Penn researchers find skin pigment genes falsify long-held race concepts

Diversity Hands

Law Enforcement

ACLU: Marijuana arrests on the rise in Pennsylvania

Bags of marijuana

Military

WATCH: Air Force Academy leader delivers powerful speech on race

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Courts

Charged with spray painting Rizzo statue, he speaks publicly about case for first time

Wali Rahman

Racism

Pennsylvania fire chief out after using racial slur against Steelers coach

Steelers Bears Football

Crime

More Cabrini doors defaced with racial slurs, days after first incident

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Race

They called him 'whitest black kid' and it sparked a racial awakening

Anthony Coleman

Colleges

Black Temple University students find banana left on their dorm door handle

Stock_Carroll - Temple University

Art

New Philly art installation asks: 'What does it mean to be white?'

Questioning Whiteness

Opinion

On race and place, Philadelphia must play by the rules

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Politics

Charles Barkley: 'I'm not going to waste my time' with Confederate statues

Technology

FaceApp pulls new ‘ethnicity filters’ amid backlash

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Technology

Photo-editing app introduces controversial new ‘Asian, Black, Caucasian and Indian’ filters

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Police

Philly mayor: Noose found on Rittenhouse tree is a 'vicious act'

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Education

N.J. college president defends firing professor over Fox News appearance

Television

Ice Cube to Bill Maher: 'Sometimes you sound like a redneck trucker'

Maher and Ice Cube

Race

Exploring mixed-race marriages 50 years after landmark civil-rights decision

Loving Project

Colleges

Professor embroiled in Evergreen State controversy was once Penn frat whistleblower

Penn Frat Column

LGBTQ

Video shows tense encounter between BLM, Philly lawmaker about Gayborhood racism

Khalif Sims

Law Enforcement

Do Philly cops target black residents for stop and frisk? Reports from city, ACLU lawyers differ

Philadelphia Police Headquarters

Gun Violence

Philadelphia trauma surgeons speak up about gun violence

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Politics

Philly union may endorse DA candidate partly because of 'Irish thing,' report says

Jack O’Neill

Social Media

Boy trying to trick teacher with haircut goes viral

Race

Pennsylvania university responds after students appear in 'blackface' on Snapchat

Millersville blackface

Race

Philly exhibit: Dr. Seuss-inspired cartoons highlight police killings of black men

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Protests

'Not My President's Day' rally planned in Philadelphia Monday

Carroll - Affordable Care Act Protest

Race

SPLC: Seven hate groups operated in Philly last year

Colleges

Pennsylvania college's Democrats wear puzzle pieces to address white privilege

Elizabeth town College Democrats

Police

Accounts of officer with apparent Nazi tattoo are 'fake news,' police tell Philly resident

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Police

Internal Affairs investigation clears Philly police officer with apparent Nazi tattoo

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Opinion

Stop politicizing that sadistic Chicago kidnapping story

Business

New website maps out black-owned businesses in Philly

BeingBlackBusiness.com

Lawsuits

New Jersey sues Rent-A-Center over manager's alleged slurs

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Race

Drexel study: Black men 3 times more likely to die from police encounters

Black Lives Matter Philadelphia

Mummers

Mummers unveil effort to promote inclusiveness after last year's controversy

Race

Southern Poverty Law Center calls on Donald Trump to denounce racially-charged incidents at schools

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Race

Police: No official report of ugly racial incident at Delaware gas station

Race

LGBT

Councilman introduces bill to address racism in Gayborhood

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Government

City re-establishes commission to tackle issues affecting African-American males

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High Schools

Pennsylvania high school investigating 'racist' social media post

Dauphin IG Post

Videos

Video: Drag celebrity Shangela backs iCandy owner after racial outburst

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