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Digital Content Producer
November 14, 2019 - 8:32 am
(KFTK) - Movies like "Dumbo," "The Jungle Book" and "Lady and the Tramp" have arrived on Disney+ with a warning that lets viewers know they could be in for an offensive ride. A few of the classic animated features that appear on the new streaming service have been slightly altered since they were...
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Digital Content Producer
October 14, 2019 - 10:06 am
(KFTK) - A teacher at a Pennsylvania middle school has been put on administrative leave after she was recorded on video delivering a racist tirade directed at a student's parent in the school parking lot. The woman is heard using the N-word and a homophobic slur, after getting into a minor fender...
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Associated Press
September 04, 2019 - 12:00 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Jussie Smollett's attorneys have filed a motion arguing that the actor should not have to pay Chicago $130,000 for a police investigation into what he claimed was a racist and homophobic attack, because he couldn't have known how much time and money the department would spend looking...
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Friendship Baptist Church
July 22, 2019 - 2:47 pm
By DAVID CRARY and ALEXANDRA OLSON/Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's suggestion that four activist Democratic congresswomen of color "go back" to countries "from which they came" has excited some in his political base. Yet in many of America's workplaces and institutions,...
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Ann Wagner and Dick Durbin
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July 16, 2019 - 2:14 pm
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) — Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-Mo.) is calling today's House resolution condemning President Trump's comments that many are calling racist, "counterproductive," saying it will only foster division, not the unity our nation needs. In a statement emailed to our partner station KMOX ,...
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July 15, 2019 - 3:44 pm
(KFTK) - President Donald Trump was peppered by reporters after opening an event on Monday about products made in America. There were a lot of questions, but not a single one had anything to do with the event, itself. Instead, the reporters focused on recent tweets the President made suggesting...
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Gucci has since pulled the "black face" sweater from its website.
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February 07, 2019 - 11:53 am
By Erin Thibeau As Virginia's governor and attorney general are both embroiled in blackface scandals, actor Liam Neeson revealed he once thought of killing a random black person out of a racist revenge fantasy and now a luxury fashion brand is being called out for incorporating racist imagery into...
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