racism

It’s ‘The A-Word': Group Works To Stop Arabic Slurs Against Black People

They’re taking to social media to urge local Muslims to stop using the word “abeed.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2014

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02: A Super Bowl XLVIII logo is seen on an endzone pylon during Super Bowl XLVIII between the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Did The NFL Just Solve Racism? [BLOG]

Once again, America owes a debt to the NFL.

97.1 The Ticket–02/26/2014

(WWJ Photo/Mike Camobell, File)

Grosse Pointe Park Police To Undergo Special Training After Video Controversy

Grosse Pointe Park police are pledging to improve relations with people with disabilities after officers were caught on video tape mocking a mentally challenged black man.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2014

(WWJ Photo/Mike Camobell, File)

5 Grosse Pointe Park Cops Suspended In Posting Of Humiliating Video

The video shows one cop asking an African-American man to dance and make monkey sounds.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/27/2013

Macomb County Settles Lawsuit With Black Deputy Over Alleged Racism

Raymond Langley says he’s been repeatedly harassed because of his race.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/27/2013

Grosse Pointe Park Police Department (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Grosse Pointe Park To Release Findings Of Police Video Probe

Charges could be coming after a video surfaced of an officer ordering an African-American man to dance and make “monkey sounds.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/27/2013

Grosse Pointe Park Police Department (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Protesters Call For Justice In Case Of Alleged Abusive Acts By Grosse Pointe Park Cops

The Grosse Pointe Park Police Department is continuing to investigate videos that show an officer allegedly humiliating a mentally impaired black man.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/20/2013

(WWJ Photo/Mike Camobell, File)

Group Alleges Cops Videotaped Prisoner Ordered To Make Monkey Sounds

A community action group is calling on Grosse Pointe Park Police to suspend officers involved in the alleged abuse of a minority prisoner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/19/2013

Lawsuit Alleges ‘Overt’ Racism In Macomb County Sheriff’s Department

A black deputy is suing the Macomb County Sheriff’s department for alleged discrimination on the job.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2013

A poster of Trayvon Martin is held during a press conference to call for justice in his Feb. 26 killing. (Credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Detroit CFO Suspended Over ‘Insensitive’ Trayvon Martin Reference

Jim Bonsall has apologized for a comment he made about “someone in a hoodie” that a city employee said was racially insensitive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/11/2013

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