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William 'Rick' Singer leaves Boston Federal Court after being charged with racketeering conspiracy, money laundering conspiracy, conspiracy to defraud the United States, and obstruction of justice on March 12, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts. Singer is among several charged in an alleged college admissions scam involving parents, ACT and SAT administrators and coaches at universities including Stanford, Georgetown, Yale, and the University of Southern California.

Students in the college admissions scandal were told to lie about their race on their applications

The wealthy families involved in the college admissions scandal were advised to have their students claim they were racial minorities to improve their chances of getting into top colleges.
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 8: Capitol Hill staffer Ariel Eckblad is legislative director for Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) just outside of her office in the Cannon House Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington DC on Friday February 8, 2019.

Congressional aides are more racially diverse than ever before

Staffers working for Democratic lawmakers make up the majority of non-whites.
Dancer of the Hungarian National Ballet perform on stage at the Erkel Theater during a rehearsal for an adaptation of George Gershwin's opera, the 'Porgy and Bess' in Budapest, Hungary.

The Hungarian State Opera asked white singers to sign a card saying they were African-American in order to perform the show ‘Porgy and Bess̵...

The Hungarian State Opera had to say its production of George Gershwin's folk opera "Porgy and Bess" was "unauthorized" due to its white cast.
A general view of the Main Building on the campus of the University of Kentucky.

The University of Kentucky is investigating after a former student posted a racist photo on Snapchat saying ‘N—–s should die’

The image shows a white woman giving a thumbs up next to the caption "N-----s should die."
Jordan Peele with the cast of his "Us," his newest movie: Lupita Nyong'o, Evan Alex, Shahadi Wright Joseph, and Winston Duke.

Jordan Peele says he doesn’t see himself ever casting a white male lead: ‘I’ve seen that movie’

The "Get Out" director is currently promoting his second directorial effort, "Us," a horror movie starring Lupita Nyong'o and Winston Duke.

Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity suspends University of Georgia chapter after racist video goes viral

A video showing TKE fraternity members joking about slavery and using a racial slur went viral on Friday.
Chargers Safety Jahleel Addae, fiancé Lindsey Nelson, and their son Zion during the Los Angeles Chargers Training Camp on August 03, 2018.

A black NFL player and his white fiancée toasted to ‘more light-skinned kids’ in an Instagram video, and people are denouncing them a...

Los Angeles Chargers safety Jahleel Addae’s fiancée, Lindsey Nelson, shared an Instagram story of the toast before putting her profile on private.

Elizabeth Warren called herself ‘American Indian’ on her 1986 bar registration card, heightening scrutiny of her race claims

Elizabeth Warren faces new criticism after reports emerged that she described her race as "American Indian" on her 1986 Texas Bar registration.
Mark Bartlett mug shot split with video of the incident.

A gun-carrying man was caught on video shouting racial epithets at a group of young demonstrators after his girlfriend yelled at them to get off the r...

Video appears to show that the confrontation in Miami started when a woman told the teens who were blocking traffic to get off the road.
Jasmin Paris

A 35-year-old woman became the first to win a 268-mile race, and she did it while pumping breast milk for her daughter

Jasmin Paris, 35, finished the Montane Spine Race from Derbyshire in central England to the Scotland border in 83 hours, 12 minutes, and 31 seconds.