Social Justice

Supreme Court Rules LGBT Workers Protected Under Federal Civil Rights Law

On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that it is illegal for employers to fire workers because of their sexual orientation or gender identity.
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Robert De Niro Talks About Raising Biracial Children: It’s 'Scary'

People all around the country are still protesting in support of black lives. Parents have been having hard discussions with their children about race, including Robert De Niro.
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Band-Aid Adding New Bandages to Include a Larger Range of Skin Tones

Band-Aid announced on social media that the company would be expanding a widespread of bandages to include a range of skin tones. Check out the bandages right here on RADIO.COM.
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Amazon May Pull 'Dukes of Hazzard' Over Confederate Flag Imagery: Report

’The Dukes of Hazzard’ might soon be unavailable to stream on Amazon’s IMDb TV. Amazon is reportedly considering removing the classic 80s TV show from its library in the wake of protests against racial injustice. Read on.
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Mariah Carey Bypasses 30th Anniversary Celebration to 'Educate, Inform, and Invoke Change'

Mariah Carey postpones celebrations for the 30th anniversary of her first album. Carey asks fans to support the Black Lives Matter movement.
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Merriam-Webster to Change Definition of 'Racism' After Request by Missouri Woman

Kennedy Mitchum says internet trolls were copy-and-pasting the definition of racism to try and prove she didn’t understand the word. But soon that definition will change.
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Starbucks Reverses Course, Will Let Employees Wear Black Lives Matter Apparel

Starbucks on Friday said it would allow baristas to wear “Black Lives Matter” shirts and accessories, amid growing backlash over an internal bulletin that said letting employees do so would violate company policy.
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'The Bachelor' Announces Matt James as First Black Lead in Series History

Matt James will set out to look for love on the upcoming season of ‘The Bachelor.’ The New York native will appear in the 25th season of the franchise, which makes him the first-ever black male lead. Read more.
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Dave Chappelle Releases New, Free Comedy Special '8:46'

Last week Dave Chappelle performed three socially-distant comedy shows in his hometown of Dayton, Ohio over the last week & now Netflix has released a 27-minute special called ‘8:46.’ Read now.
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Baby Names Website Changes Homepage to Honor Black Lives Lost to Violence

When you visit the homepage of Babynames.com, you won’t see the usual baby name trends and meanings. Instead, you’ll see a black box with the names of black Americans killed by police, or, in a few cases, civilians.
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