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Duggar Expands Anti-Gay Brand to Include Racism

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Aug 13
Racism and homophobia shared center stage last Saturday when Josh Duggar of the TLC reality show "19 Kids and Counting" addressed a room of conservative Christians at The Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa.

Blatter: FIFA Must Do More Against Racism

SPORTS | Jul 14
FIFA President Sepp Blatter has criticized the way discrimination incidents were dealt with at World Cup matches.

SD GOP Lawmaker: Businesses Should Be Able to Deny Gays, African-Americans

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 19
A Republican lawmaker from South Dakota is making headlines this week after making racist statements in an interview about an anti-gay measure he introduced.

Anti-Gay / Anti-Semetic Graffiti Hate Messages in Toulouse Condemned

INTERNATIONAL | Feb 17
French authorities say they are trying to identify and apprehend those responsible for a recent spate of anti-Semitic and anti-gay graffiti messages that have appeared on buildings in the southern city of Toulouse.

Okla. Restaurateur Faces Social Media Backlash for Anti-Gay, Racist Remarks

NATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Feb 10
Enid Oklahoma; sounds like a drag name, no? Yet this small city of less than 50,000 inhabitants has found itself in the spotlight thanks to the racist and anti-gay rhetoric of a local restauranteur.

’Duck Dynasty’ Couple to Guest on Fox News Special

NATIONAL | Dec 31
"Duck Dynasty" star Willie Robertson will talk about his outspoken father as he helps Fox News Channel ring in the new year.

New Mexico Teacher Disciplined For ’Santa is White’ Remark

NATIONAL | Dec 16
A New Mexico high school teacher has been disciplined after a parent says the man told his black son that Santa Claus is white.

Bob Dylan Charged in France Over Croatia Remarks

French authorities have filed preliminary charges against Bob Dylan over a 2012 interview in which he is quoted comparing Croatians to Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan.

Gay African Student Tortured By Russian Neo-Nazi Group Returns Home

INTERNATIONAL | By EDGE | Nov 14
Officials from Swaziland have confirmed that the gay African exchange student at the center of a shocking video featuring his kidnap and racist torture at the hands of Russian neo-Nazis has been returned to his native country.

France Opens Racism Probe into Far-Right Magazine

INTERNATIONAL | Nov 13
The French government has opened a racism investigation after a far-right magazine compared the country’s black justice minister to a monkey on its cover.

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