The Hard Conversation: Public Advocate Jumaane Williams On What's Next When It Comes To Race In AmericaCBS2's Maurice DuBois got some prescriptions for change from Jumaane Williams, the New York city's public advocate.
Christian Cooper Tells CBS News The Central Park 911 Call 'Was Unmistakably Racist'The Harvard-educated science editor and bird watcher sat down with Gayle King to discuss his encounter with Amy Cooper and the national attention it received.
Tunnel To Towers 5K Run Guide: Race Information, Registration, MoreThe 15th annual Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers 5K Run & Walk will take place on Sunday, Sept. 25.
NYU Professor On Spokane NAACP Controversy: Some People Can Be Trans-RacialThe president of the Spokane, Washington chapter of the NAACP is being accused of falsely portraying herself as a black woman, but an NYU professor said some people can, in fact, identify with a race other than their own.
Espaillat Again Criticizes Rangel For Bringing Up Ethnicity In DebateU.S. Rep. Charles Rangel and opponent Adriano Espaillat met for a debate again Wednesday evening, five days after Rangel met with criticism for bringing up Espaillat’s ethnicity.
Runners Lace Up For Marathon Weekend On Long IslandA large police presence that included bomb sniffing dogs was on hand. Bags and backpack were not allowed at the start or finish line.
Terminated PR Executive Apologizes For Tweet Making Light Of AIDS In AfricaA New York public relations executive has issued a lengthy apology, after she lost her job for a tweet that made light of AIDS in Africa and race.
Barclays Center Accused In Lawsuit Of Mistreatment Based On RaceThe Barclays Center has been accused of mistreating luxury box holders who are African-American.
‘The Amazing Race’ Returns With New CastThe CBS competition series is back for its 23rd installment, with 11 new teams embarking on a race around the world for a chance at winning $1 million.
Eye On Politics: Adolfo Carrion Jr. Calls For 'Mayor From The Outer Boroughs'Adolfo Carrion, Jr. is a former Bronx Borough President and current independent hopeful for mayor of New York City.
ACLU: Blacks Nine Times More Likely For Marijuana Arrest In Manhattan, BrooklynThe American Civil Liberties Union just took a hard look at marijuana and found that your chances of getting busted may depend greatly on the color of your skin.
Nazi Imagery Posted By Candidate's Father Rocks Westchester Exec RaceThe race for Westchester County executive have gotten ugly, with Tea Party conservative challenger Kurt Colucci now taking heat from incumbent Rob Astorino’s campaign over Nazi images posted to the Web by Colucci’s father.
Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race RelationsUnfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.
Opinion: Republicans Bring Back Politics Of Racial DivisionIn 2008 it seemed we had entered a new era of post-racial politics, but the dog whistle politics of the Grand Old Party has again raised its ugly head. In fact, since Obama's election the Tea Party Republicans efforts to race bait have only increased.
Opinion: Obama’s 2007 Speech is Disturbingly RacistWhile there’s nothing wrong with an African-American president speaking in a black dialect, there is something terribly wrong with him speaking in a black accent and cadence when undoubtedly inciting racism to a predominantly African-American audience.