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Mostafa Hefny (Handout photo)

Detroit Immigrant Wants To Be Re-Classified As Black

An Egyptian immigrant who lives in Detroit is asking the U.S. government to classify him as black, not white.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2012

Mitt Romney accepting Donald Trump's endorsement (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Opinion: Republicans Bring Back Politics Of Racial Division

In 2008 it seemed we had entered a new era of post-racial politics, but the dog whistle politics of the Grand Old Party has again raised its ugly head. In fact, since Obama’s election the Tea Party Republicans efforts to race bait have only increased.

08/08/2012

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Herman Cain Says He Was Victim Of Racism

Former Presidential Candidate Herman Cain talks all things politics and pizza with Charlie.

CBS Sports Radio 1270–07/24/2012

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Anti-black Slur Sprayed On Michigan Trailer Home

Authorities in southwestern Michigan say a woman found a racial slur and the word “leave” spray painted on the outside of her home near the front door.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2012

36th District Court (WWJ Photo/Beth Fisher)

Ex-Detroit Lawyer Loses Appeal Over ‘Ghetto’ Remark

A former top lawyer for the city of Detroit who lost her job for describing a local court as “ghetto” has lost an appeal over her dismissal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2012

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Tim Kiska: Hoekstra Ad Draws Fire … From Just About Everywhere

How controversial was the ad? The YouTube comment button was disabled.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2012

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Group To Examine Racism In Metro Detroit

A truth commission on racial inequality has been named to examine structural racism in southeast Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/04/2011

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ACLU Accuses FBI Of Racial Profiling

The ACLU accused the FBI of abusing increased powers it was given after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, citing partially redacted documents which show the FBI crossed the line in its assessment of Arab Americans in Michigan and other areas of the country.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2011

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