Starbucks Will Close 8,000 US Stores May 29 For Racial-Bias TrainingStarbucks says it will close its 8,000 company-owned stores in the United States for one afternoon to educate employees about racial bias.
Hunters Point Cleanup Dubbed 'Biggest Case Of Eco-Fraud In U.S. History'Newly released documents show that almost all of the radiation data is unreliable at the old Hunters Point Naval Base in San Francisco.
Bay Area Lawmaker: DeVos' 'Head Is In The Sand' On Race Issues In SchoolsCalifornia Rep. Barbara Lee pressed Education Secretary Betsy DeVos for more details about the Education Department's moves to delay or roll back several Obama-era regulations.
Digital Hate Report Card: Facebook B+, Twitter B-, Google C+The Simon Wiesenthal Center says tech giants Facebook and Twitter are making efforts to police terrorists and hate groups on their sites but more work needs to be done.
Donald Lacy Takes On Racism In 'Color Struck, Surviving The Trumpocalypse'Donald Lacy's latest one-man show is 'Color Struck, Surviving the Trumpocalypse,' and takes on racism in the era of Trump.
East Bay High School Drops National Anthem From RalliesA seldom sung third verse of the National Anthem has led to the patriotic song being removed from rallies at San Ramon’s California High School.
Trump Partly Denies, Also Defends Vulgar Immigrant CommentsPresident Donald Trump on Friday offered a partial denial in public but privately defended his extraordinary remarks disparaging Haitians and African countries a day earlier.
Trump's Own Words Revive Debate Over Whether He's RacistMore than 150 years after the abolition of slavery and more than 50 years after the passage of the Civil Rights Act, President Donald Trump's incendiary comments about immigrants have ripped open a jarring debate in the United States and around the world: Is the American president racist?
Judge: Suspensions OK For Albany High Students Who 'Liked' Racist PostsAn East Bay school district acted properly when it suspended five students who "liked" or commented on racist images on another student's Instagram account that included nooses drawn around the necks of a black student and coach and comparisons of African-American women and students to gorillas, a judge has ruled.
Tesla Calls Racial Discrimination Lawsuit 'Hotbed Of Misinformation'Tesla Motors responded Tuesday to allegations that racial slurs were used against black workers at their factory in Fremont, saying they terminated the employment of several workers after investigating those reports.
Racially Charged Confrontation Triggered Dublin High Bomb ThreatA 20-year-old former Dublin High student has been arrested for calling in a bomb threat against the school after reading about a racially charged confrontation on campus on social media.
California Legislature Spent $580,000 To Settle ClaimsThe California Legislature paid at least $580,000 in the last five years to settle harassment, racism and other claims, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press.