Tag Archives: racism

  • Read Luol Deng’s Thoughtful Response to Danny Ferry’s Racist Comment

    Sep 10, 14 by EURPublisher01 16 Comments

    *Miami Heat forward Luol Deng was just minding his own business when his name popped up in the latest racism scandal to hit the NBA. And now, he has responded. Deng, a native of South Sudan, was mentioned in a racially charged scouting report read by Atlanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry during a conference call […]

  • Hawks Discipline Danny Ferry for Racist Luol Deng Comment

    Sep 9, 14 by EURPublisher01 8 Comments

    *Atlanta Hawks CEO Steve Koonin has imposed undisclosed discipline on general manager Danny Ferry for making inflammatory remarks about Luol Deng to the ownership group in June when the team pursued Deng as a free agent. Atlanta media outlets obtained a letter Monday night from Hawks co-owner Michael Gearon Jr. which cites Ferry telling the […]

  • Civil Rights Leaders Request Meeting With Atlanta Hawks

    Sep 8, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Civil rights leaders on Monday asked for a meeting with Atlanta Hawks officials after a team owner admitted that he wrote a racially charged email theorizing that black fans kept white fans away. The Rev. Markel Hutchins said he and others wanted a chance to discuss what they think is a racist attitude permeating the […]

  • Syracuse Soccer Player Suspended Over ‘Fag**t A** Nig**r’ Rant (Watch)

    Sep 8, 14 by EURPublisher01 5 Comments

    *Syracuse soccer player Hanna Strong has been suspended indefinitely from the team after she was caught on camera yelling racial and homophobic slurs at one of her classmates. Strong, a Senior who plays Midfield for The Orange, was captured on video calling the person filming it, “fag**t a** nig**r.” She then says, “Call me out […]

  • ‘Bully’ Richie Incognito Plotting NFL Return with Tampa Bay?

    Aug 25, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Richie Incognito is visiting the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Monday in his first trip to a team’s facility since he was implicated in the Jonathan Martin bullying scandal with the Miami Dolphins last season, a team source told ESPN.com. An NFL investigation determined that he and two other Dolphins offensive linemen (John Jerry, Mike Pouncey) […]

  • @Jasmyne Cannick: Black Federal Agents Targeted with Racial Slurs

    Aug 25, 14 by EurOpinion 6 Comments

    Racism towards Black civilians by local law enforcement officers is as old as racism towards Blacks by whites in general in this country.  So it came as no surprise to me when I found out that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has been covering up its own brewing scandal involving African-Americans and racism. In […]