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Man Says NYPD Told Him To Rap For His Freedom

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 11.05.2013 | New York

An aspiring rapper illegally handcuffed by the New York Police Department was told to spit some "hot" bars in exchange for his freedom. At least, ...

Jay Z Responds To Backlash Regarding Barneys Collaboration

AP | NEKESA MUMBI MOODY and KAREN MATTHEWS | Posted 10.26.2013 | Black Voices

NEW YORK (AP) — Jay-Z — under increasing pressure to back out of a collaboration with the luxury store Barneys New York after it was accused of ra...

Civil Rights Group Seeks Meeting With Barneys CEO Following Racism Controversy

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA and JAKE PEARSON | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices

NEW YORK — NEW YORK (AP) — Barneys New York department store, accused of racially profiling shoppers, said Thursday it has retained a civil ri...

Another Black Shopper Accuses Barneys And NYPD Of Racism

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.25.2013 | Black Voices

UPDATE: Barneys has posted a response on their Facebook page in regards to the allegations of racial discrimination against the company. (functio...

NYPD Group Calls Caribbean Paradegoers 'Animals', 'Savages'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 12.06.2011 | New York

The "No More West Indian Day Parade Detail" Facebook group for NYPD officers has vanished, but over 70 pages worth of racist, violent comments directe...