Tag Archives: Blacks

  • NYFD Commissioner Apologizes for Son’s Racist Tweets

    Mar 21, 13 by EURpublisher02 9 Comments


    *An aspiring New York firefighter is resigning from the city’s fire department, where he was working as an EMT, because of his racially inflammatory tweets, reports The Root. The tweeter, by the way, just so happens to be the son of the city’s fire commissioner, Salvatore Cassano. Joe Cassano’s targets included Jews, blacks and “Obama […]

  • Blacks Use Instagram, Twitter More Than Whites (Study)

    Mar 6, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments


    *The Pew Research Center just released a report that breaks down the use of social media among race, gender and geographic location. While 67 percent of the online population overall uses Facebook, the demographic portrait of the smaller services varies greatly, according to the survey that shows its first comparisons of usage by whites, blacks […]

  • Patricia Carroll – Black CNN Camerawoman – Speaks on GOP ‘Peanut’ Incident

    Aug 31, 12 by Brainuser1 7 Comments


    *As we reported, some attendees at the Republican National Convention found it hard to contain their true feelings and pelted an African American camerawoman from CNN with peanuts while snickering, “This is how we feed the animals.” “I hate that it happened, but I’m not surprised at all,” CNN camerawoman, Patricia Carroll, told Journal-isms. “This […]

  • Blacks at Greater Risk of Hypertension than Other Groups

    Aug 21, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *(Via Health 24) – Black people who survive brain bleed strokes are more likely than their white peers to have high blood pressure a year later, new research reveals. Intracranial haemorrhages represent about 10% of all strokes, but about four in 10 of these strokes lead to death in the first month. The study authors pointed […]

  • Jobs Rebound in NYC, but Blacks Miss Out

    Jun 23, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *(Via NY Times) – For months now, New York officials have been highlighting how the city has regained all the jobs lost during the long recession and then some. But by several measures, the city’s recovery has left black New Yorkers behind. More than half of all of African-Americans and other non-Hispanic blacks in the […]

  • African Americans Undercounted by More than 1 Million in 1940

    May 23, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *The census has been an issue with America’s citizens for some time. There are those who duck the census because they believe that they will be reported to government agencies and find out information that they don’t want the government to know. But, even with those who give information willingly, the census has its own […]