Tag: race

Examining Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Complicated Legacy On Race

NewsOne Featured Video Source: MediaNews Group/The Mercury News via Getty Images / Getty UPDATED: 2:30 p.m. ET, Oct. 14, 2021 — Originally published: Sept. 18, 2020 Ruth Bader Ginsburg died more than a year ago, but a new report has revived criticism of her perception when it came to the topic of race. The second […]

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The First Black Sheriff in Wyoming Is Fighting for Reform

Aaron Appelhans, the first Black sheriff elected in Wyoming. (Images courtesy of source) Want the best of VICE News straight to your inbox? Sign up here. When Aaron Appelhans became the sheriff of Albany County, Wyoming, he knew he had a tough job ahead of him. As a progressive, he wanted to increase accountability, transparency, […]

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Happy Indigenous People’s Day! 9 Things White People Have ‘Columbused’

NewsOne Featured Video Source: GraphicaArtis / Getty UPDATED: 9:00 A.M. ET, Oct. 11, 2021 — A growing number of cities and states are officially recognizing Monday as Indigenous Peoples’ Day, an updated federal designation either replacing or being celebrated alongside Columbus Day, an old holiday that honored a slave-owning, racist, disease-spreading Spaniard who is controversially […]

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