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Birdwatcher Christian Cooper calls for more cops in Central Park

Birdwatcher Christian Cooper calls for more cops in Central Park

The black birdwatcher falsely accused of threatening a white dog walker wants more police in Central Park. Christian Cooper, who clashed with Amy Cooper over M [...]

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Amy Cooper calling cops ‘pulled the pin on the race grenade’: Christian Cooper

Amy Cooper calling cops ‘pulled the pin on the race grenade’: Christian Cooper

Central Park “Karen” “pulled the pin on the race grenade” when she called the cops on black bird-watcher Christian Cooper, he said in a new interview. “She was [...]

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Rescue organization returns dog to Amy Cooper, one week after

Rescue organization returns dog to Amy Cooper, one week after "Central Park Karen" video went viral

Social media users were concerned for the dog's safety after Cooper was seen holding him by his collar in the viral video.

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What Does Accountability Look Like For The White Woman Who Called 911 On A Black Man In Central Park?

What Does Accountability Look Like For The White Woman Who Called 911 On A Black Man In Central Park?

The incident involving Amy Cooper has led to questions on how she should properly learn from her actions.

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I've spent my life birding while black. Here's why I can't and won't forgive Amy Cooper | Opinion

She called the police and seemed to feel certain she would walk away with impunity, as everything exploded behind her. But Christian Cooper didn't blow up. He [...]

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'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Thursday that the white woman the Internet has nicknamed “Central Park Karen,” who called police to report she was [...]

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Opinion | Amy Cooper and Christian Cooper: A Confrontation in the Park

Opinion | Amy Cooper and Christian Cooper: A Confrontation in the Park

Readers react to articles about a white dog walker who called the police about a black bird-watcher.

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'Central Park Karen,' Amy Cooper, faces NYC Human Rights Commission investigation

'Central Park Karen,' Amy Cooper, faces NYC Human Rights Commission investigation

The New York City Commission on Human Rights is investigating the white woman walking her dog in New York City who called police to report she was being threat [...]

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NYC Commission on Human Rights to investigate Amy Cooper, white woman who called cops on black man in Central Park

"At a time when the devastating impacts of racism in Black communities have been made so painfully clear.....it is appalling to see these types of ugly threats [...]

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Black bird watcher is asking people to stop making death threats against Amy Cooper

Black bird watcher is asking people to stop making death threats against Amy Cooper

Christian Cooper, whose video of a woman calling the police on him while he was birdwatching went viral over the Memorial Day weekend, acknowledged the woman’s [...]

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Investment Firm Fires Amy Cooper: 'We Do Not Tolerate Racism of Any Kind'

Investment Firm Fires Amy Cooper: 'We Do Not Tolerate Racism of Any Kind'

Franklin Templeton has fired Amy Cooper, the woman who went viral for calling the police during a dispute with a black man in Central Park.

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Amy Cooper, white woman who called cops on black man in Central Park, fired from job at Franklin Templeton

Amy Cooper was initially placed on administrative leave following the viral video, but the company confirmed her termination on Tuesday afternoon.

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Dispute over dog in Central Park sparks racism accusations

Dispute over dog in Central Park sparks racism accusations

That changed when birdwatcher Christian Cooper pulled out his phone and captured Amy Cooper calling police to report she was being threatened by "an African-Am [...]

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'It was unacceptable’: White woman who called cops on black man in Central Park after he asked her to leash her dog apologizes

'It was unacceptable’: White woman who called cops on black man in Central Park after he asked her to leash her dog apologizes

Amy Cooper told NBC New York she overreacted but claims the man who asked her to keep her pup on a leash was screaming at her.

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Calling out ‘Karens’: From Pacific Heights to Amy Cooper to Meghan Markle’s best friend

Calling out ‘Karens’: From Pacific Heights to Amy Cooper to Meghan Markle’s best friend

The recent and problematic actions of some white women — famous and not — have put them at the center of wrenching national conversations about race and white [...]

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Cuomo wants state lawmakers to pass ‘Amy Cooper’ 911 false accusation bill

Cuomo wants state lawmakers to pass ‘Amy Cooper’ 911 false accusation bill

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants state lawmakers to pass a bill next week making it a hate crime when 911 callers make a false accusation based on race, gender [...]

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Woman in Racial Central Park Confrontation Gets Her Dog Back

Woman in Racial Central Park Confrontation Gets Her Dog Back

The animal rescue group that took in the dog of a white woman who was captured on video phoning the NYPD and falsely accusing a black man who was birdwatching [...]

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The firm that fired Amy Cooper promoted a male heir who beat his wife

The firm that fired Amy Cooper promoted a male heir who beat his wife

Franklin Templeton is an unforgiving company, unless your name is Johnson. Amy Cooper is the subject of this week’s two-minute hate. She was playing with her d [...]

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NYPD discussing charges for Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper with DA

NYPD discussing charges for Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper with DA

The NYPD is working with the Manhattan DA’s office to determine whether any charges could be brought against the white woman who called cops on a black man in [...]

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Amy Cooper allegedly stalked ex-love interest, slammed him for Obama vote

Amy Cooper allegedly stalked ex-love interest, slammed him for Obama vote

The white dog-walker, who called 911 on a black man when he asked her to leash her cocker spaniel in Central Park, allegedly stalked a former love interest and [...]

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Bill de Blasio says Amy Cooper should be probed for filing false claim

Bill de Blasio says Amy Cooper should be probed for filing false claim

The white woman who called cops on a black man in Central Park during a now viral encounter should be investigated for falsely accusing the bird-watcher of thr [...]

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Opinion | There is always another Amy Cooper for a Black person to worry about

Opinion | There is always another Amy Cooper for a Black person to worry about

She knew her whiteness and his Blackness would make the cops perceive her as uniquely vulnerable — and leave him uniquely vulnerable to the cops.

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NYC Commission on Human Rights investigating Central Park racist rant caught on video

NYC Commission on Human Rights investigating Central Park racist rant caught on video

After Amy Cooper was caught on camera invoking Christian Cooper's race in a false 911 call after a dispute over her dog being off its leash, New York City's Co [...]

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NYC Commission on Human Rights to probe Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper

NYC Commission on Human Rights to probe Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper

The New York City Commission on Human Rights has announced that it is launching an investigation into the case of the white dog-walker who called the cops on a [...]

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That changed when birdwatcher Christian Cooper pulled out his phone and captured [...]

That changed when birdwatcher Christian Cooper pulled out his phone and captured Amy Cooper calling police to report she was being threatened by “an African-Am [...]

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White woman fired after calling NYPD on black man who asked her to leash dog

White woman fired after calling NYPD on black man who asked her to leash dog

A woman identified as Amy Cooper said she'd call police and claim the man threatened her life after he asked her to leash her dog in Central Park.

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De Blasio: Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper showed ‘racism, plain and simple’

De Blasio: Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper showed ‘racism, plain and simple’

In the video of the Monday encounter, the woman — real name Amy Cooper, but widely dubbed Central Park Karen — loses it and threatens to call the police when b [...]

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Central Park ‘Karen’ says her ‘life is being destroyed’ over viral video

Central Park ‘Karen’ says her ‘life is being destroyed’ over viral video

The white woman who called the cops on a black man in Central Park said her “entire life is being destroyed” since video of the confrontation went viral, accor [...]

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Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper reportedly tried to have her doorman fired

Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper reportedly tried to have her doorman fired

Amy Cooper, the white dog-walker known as Central Park “Karen” for calling 911 on a black bird-watcher, once tried to get her doorman fired, according to a rep [...]

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Viral video of Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper spawns #BlackBirdersWeek

Viral video of Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper spawns #BlackBirdersWeek

The movement came after Amy Cooper, aka Central Park Karen, called the police on Christian Cooper, a black man who was birding in the Ramble after he asked her [...]

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Amy Cooper gets dog back after cops refuse to take it, rescue group says

Amy Cooper gets dog back after cops refuse to take it, rescue group says

The animal rescue group who confiscated Central Park Karen’s dog after her racist confrontation with a birdwatcher went viral last month said Wednesday that it [...]

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Black in America: Jumaane Williams talks George Floyd, protests, racist Central Park confrontation

Black in America: Jumaane Williams talks George Floyd, protests, racist Central Park confrontation

After an emotional, outraged appearance this week, New York City Public Advocate Jumaane Williams reflects on his thoughts and feelings about incidents like Am [...]

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Amy Cooper once claimed her ex-lover bilked her out of $65G

Amy Cooper once claimed her ex-lover bilked her out of $65G

The white dog-walker who sparked widespread outrage by calling the cops on a black man in Central Park was once embroiled in a soap opera-like drama involving [...]

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Who is Christian Cooper, the birdwatcher accused of threatening Amy Cooper?

Who is Christian Cooper, the birdwatcher accused of threatening Amy Cooper?

Viral video shows Christian Cooper — the black man accused of “threatening” a white dog-walker for simply asking her to leash her pup in Central Park — geeking [...]

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Central Park bird watcher says Amy Cooper death threats must ‘stop immediately’

Central Park bird watcher says Amy Cooper death threats must ‘stop immediately’

The black bird watcher who filmed white dog owner Amy Cooper calling the cops on him in Central Park says she’s received death threats — which he urged must “s [...]

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Christian Cooper says tearing Amy Cooper's life apart won't solve America's racial issues

Christian Cooper says tearing Amy Cooper's life apart won't solve America's racial issues

New York bird watcher says backlash against the white dog walker seen in viral video is "antithetical to the appropriate response."

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Christian Cooper recounts incident with Amy Cooper before Central Park video

Christian Cooper recounts incident with Amy Cooper before Central Park video

The black man accosted by a white dog-walker in Central Park has posted an online rundown of what happened right before videotaping the now-infamous confrontat [...]

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Woman fired after backlash from racist park confrontation

That changed when birdwatcher Christian Cooper pulled out his phone and captured Amy Cooper calling police to report she was being threatened by “an African-Am [...]

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Amy Cooper, Central Park dog-walker at center of race storm, is fired

Amy Cooper, Central Park dog-walker at center of race storm, is fired

The white Central Park dog-walker accused of launching a racist tirade against a black man has been fired, her former employer said Tuesday.

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Texas Senator Calls For Arrest Of Central Park 'Karen' For Making False Report

State Sen. Royce West is calling for the arrest of Amy Cooper, a woman walking her dog in New York’s Central Park who threatened to have an African American ma [...]

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A white woman called the NYPD and accused a black man of threatening her and her [...]

A white woman called the NYPD and accused a black man of threatening her and her [...]

A white woman called the NYPD and accused a black man of threatening her and her dog after an exchange that started when the man asked the woman to leash her d [...]

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Birdwatcher Christian Cooper calls for more cops in Central Park

Birdwatcher Christian Cooper calls for more cops in Central Park

The black birdwatcher falsely accused of threatening a white dog walker wants more police in Central Park. Christian Cooper, who clashed with Amy Cooper over M [...]

Read full article: Birdwatcher Christian Cooper calls for m...→
Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper reportedly tried to have her doorman fired

Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper reportedly tried to have her doorman fired

Amy Cooper, the white dog-walker known as Central Park “Karen” for calling 911 on a black bird-watcher, once tried to get her doorman fired, according to a rep [...]

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Cuomo wants state lawmakers to pass ‘Amy Cooper’ 911 false accusation bill

Cuomo wants state lawmakers to pass ‘Amy Cooper’ 911 false accusation bill

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants state lawmakers to pass a bill next week making it a hate crime when 911 callers make a false accusation based on race, gender [...]

Read full article: Cuomo wants state lawmakers to pass ‘Amy...→
Rescue organization returns dog to Amy Cooper, one week after

Rescue organization returns dog to Amy Cooper, one week after "Central Park Karen" video went viral

Social media users were concerned for the dog's safety after Cooper was seen holding him by his collar in the viral video.

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Amy Cooper gets dog back after cops refuse to take it, rescue group says

Amy Cooper gets dog back after cops refuse to take it, rescue group says

The animal rescue group who confiscated Central Park Karen’s dog after her racist confrontation with a birdwatcher went viral last month said Wednesday that it [...]

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The firm that fired Amy Cooper promoted a male heir who beat his wife

The firm that fired Amy Cooper promoted a male heir who beat his wife

Franklin Templeton is an unforgiving company, unless your name is Johnson. Amy Cooper is the subject of this week’s two-minute hate. She was playing with her d [...]

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I've spent my life birding while black. Here's why I can't and won't forgive Amy Cooper | Opinion

She called the police and seemed to feel certain she would walk away with impunity, as everything exploded behind her. But Christian Cooper didn't blow up. He [...]

Read full article: I've spent my life birding while black. ...→
Black in America: Jumaane Williams talks George Floyd, protests, racist Central Park confrontation

Black in America: Jumaane Williams talks George Floyd, protests, racist Central Park confrontation

After an emotional, outraged appearance this week, New York City Public Advocate Jumaane Williams reflects on his thoughts and feelings about incidents like Am [...]

Read full article: Black in America: Jumaane Williams talks...→
Amy Cooper allegedly stalked ex-love interest, slammed him for Obama vote

Amy Cooper allegedly stalked ex-love interest, slammed him for Obama vote

The white dog-walker, who called 911 on a black man when he asked her to leash her cocker spaniel in Central Park, allegedly stalked a former love interest and [...]

Read full article: Amy Cooper allegedly stalked ex-love int...→
Opinion | Amy Cooper and Christian Cooper: A Confrontation in the Park

Opinion | Amy Cooper and Christian Cooper: A Confrontation in the Park

Readers react to articles about a white dog walker who called the police about a black bird-watcher.

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Amy Cooper once claimed her ex-lover bilked her out of $65G

Amy Cooper once claimed her ex-lover bilked her out of $65G

The white dog-walker who sparked widespread outrage by calling the cops on a black man in Central Park was once embroiled in a soap opera-like drama involving [...]

Read full article: Amy Cooper once claimed her ex-lover bil...→
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Opinion | There is always another Amy Cooper for a Black person to worry about

Opinion | There is always another Amy Cooper for a Black person to worry about

She knew her whiteness and his Blackness would make the cops perceive her as uniquely vulnerable — and leave him uniquely vulnerable to the cops.

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NYC Commission on Human Rights to investigate Amy Cooper, white woman who called cops on black man in Central Park

"At a time when the devastating impacts of racism in Black communities have been made so painfully clear.....it is appalling to see these types of ugly threats [...]

Read full article: NYC Commission on Human Rights to invest...→
Central Park bird watcher says Amy Cooper death threats must ‘stop immediately’

Central Park bird watcher says Amy Cooper death threats must ‘stop immediately’

The black bird watcher who filmed white dog owner Amy Cooper calling the cops on him in Central Park says she’s received death threats — which he urged must “s [...]

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NYC Commission on Human Rights to probe Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper

NYC Commission on Human Rights to probe Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper

The New York City Commission on Human Rights has announced that it is launching an investigation into the case of the white dog-walker who called the cops on a [...]

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Investment Firm Fires Amy Cooper: 'We Do Not Tolerate Racism of Any Kind'

Investment Firm Fires Amy Cooper: 'We Do Not Tolerate Racism of Any Kind'

Franklin Templeton has fired Amy Cooper, the woman who went viral for calling the police during a dispute with a black man in Central Park.

Read full article: Investment Firm Fires Amy Cooper: 'We Do...→
Christian Cooper recounts incident with Amy Cooper before Central Park video

Christian Cooper recounts incident with Amy Cooper before Central Park video

The black man accosted by a white dog-walker in Central Park has posted an online rundown of what happened right before videotaping the now-infamous confrontat [...]

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White woman fired after calling NYPD on black man who asked her to leash dog

White woman fired after calling NYPD on black man who asked her to leash dog

A woman identified as Amy Cooper said she'd call police and claim the man threatened her life after he asked her to leash her dog in Central Park.

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Amy Cooper, white woman who called cops on black man in Central Park, fired from job at Franklin Templeton

Amy Cooper was initially placed on administrative leave following the viral video, but the company confirmed her termination on Tuesday afternoon.

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Amy Cooper, Central Park dog-walker at center of race storm, is fired

Amy Cooper, Central Park dog-walker at center of race storm, is fired

The white Central Park dog-walker accused of launching a racist tirade against a black man has been fired, her former employer said Tuesday.

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'It was unacceptable’: White woman who called cops on black man in Central Park after he asked her to leash her dog apologizes

'It was unacceptable’: White woman who called cops on black man in Central Park after he asked her to leash her dog apologizes

Amy Cooper told NBC New York she overreacted but claims the man who asked her to keep her pup on a leash was screaming at her.

Read full article: 'It was unacceptable’: White woman who c...→
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A white woman called the NYPD and accused a black man of threatening her and her [...]

A white woman called the NYPD and accused a black man of threatening her and her [...]

A white woman called the NYPD and accused a black man of threatening her and her dog after an exchange that started when the man asked the woman to leash her d [...]

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Calling out ‘Karens’: From Pacific Heights to Amy Cooper to Meghan Markle’s best friend

Calling out ‘Karens’: From Pacific Heights to Amy Cooper to Meghan Markle’s best friend

The recent and problematic actions of some white women — famous and not — have put them at the center of wrenching national conversations about race and white [...]

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Amy Cooper calling cops ‘pulled the pin on the race grenade’: Christian Cooper

Amy Cooper calling cops ‘pulled the pin on the race grenade’: Christian Cooper

Central Park “Karen” “pulled the pin on the race grenade” when she called the cops on black bird-watcher Christian Cooper, he said in a new interview. “She was [...]

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Viral video of Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper spawns #BlackBirdersWeek

Viral video of Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper spawns #BlackBirdersWeek

The movement came after Amy Cooper, aka Central Park Karen, called the police on Christian Cooper, a black man who was birding in the Ramble after he asked her [...]

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Woman in Racial Central Park Confrontation Gets Her Dog Back

Woman in Racial Central Park Confrontation Gets Her Dog Back

The animal rescue group that took in the dog of a white woman who was captured on video phoning the NYPD and falsely accusing a black man who was birdwatching [...]

Read full article: Woman in Racial Central Park Confrontati...→
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What Does Accountability Look Like For The White Woman Who Called 911 On A Black Man In Central Park?

What Does Accountability Look Like For The White Woman Who Called 911 On A Black Man In Central Park?

The incident involving Amy Cooper has led to questions on how she should properly learn from her actions.

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NYPD discussing charges for Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper with DA

NYPD discussing charges for Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper with DA

The NYPD is working with the Manhattan DA’s office to determine whether any charges could be brought against the white woman who called cops on a black man in [...]

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'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Thursday that the white woman the Internet has nicknamed “Central Park Karen,” who called police to report she was [...]

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Bill de Blasio says Amy Cooper should be probed for filing false claim

Bill de Blasio says Amy Cooper should be probed for filing false claim

The white woman who called cops on a black man in Central Park during a now viral encounter should be investigated for falsely accusing the bird-watcher of thr [...]

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'Central Park Karen,' Amy Cooper, faces NYC Human Rights Commission investigation

'Central Park Karen,' Amy Cooper, faces NYC Human Rights Commission investigation

The New York City Commission on Human Rights is investigating the white woman walking her dog in New York City who called police to report she was being threat [...]

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Who is Christian Cooper, the birdwatcher accused of threatening Amy Cooper?

Who is Christian Cooper, the birdwatcher accused of threatening Amy Cooper?

Viral video shows Christian Cooper — the black man accused of “threatening” a white dog-walker for simply asking her to leash her pup in Central Park — geeking [...]

Read full article: Who is Christian Cooper, the birdwatcher...→
NYC Commission on Human Rights investigating Central Park racist rant caught on video

NYC Commission on Human Rights investigating Central Park racist rant caught on video

After Amy Cooper was caught on camera invoking Christian Cooper's race in a false 911 call after a dispute over her dog being off its leash, New York City's Co [...]

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Black bird watcher is asking people to stop making death threats against Amy Cooper

Black bird watcher is asking people to stop making death threats against Amy Cooper

Christian Cooper, whose video of a woman calling the police on him while he was birdwatching went viral over the Memorial Day weekend, acknowledged the woman’s [...]

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Christian Cooper says tearing Amy Cooper's life apart won't solve America's racial issues

Christian Cooper says tearing Amy Cooper's life apart won't solve America's racial issues

New York bird watcher says backlash against the white dog walker seen in viral video is "antithetical to the appropriate response."

Read full article: Christian Cooper says tearing Amy Cooper...→

That changed when birdwatcher Christian Cooper pulled out his phone and captured [...]

That changed when birdwatcher Christian Cooper pulled out his phone and captured Amy Cooper calling police to report she was being threatened by “an African-Am [...]

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Woman fired after backlash from racist park confrontation

That changed when birdwatcher Christian Cooper pulled out his phone and captured Amy Cooper calling police to report she was being threatened by “an African-Am [...]

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De Blasio: Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper showed ‘racism, plain and simple’

De Blasio: Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper showed ‘racism, plain and simple’

In the video of the Monday encounter, the woman — real name Amy Cooper, but widely dubbed Central Park Karen — loses it and threatens to call the police when b [...]

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Dispute over dog in Central Park sparks racism accusations

Dispute over dog in Central Park sparks racism accusations

That changed when birdwatcher Christian Cooper pulled out his phone and captured Amy Cooper calling police to report she was being threatened by "an African-Am [...]

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Texas Senator Calls For Arrest Of Central Park 'Karen' For Making False Report

State Sen. Royce West is calling for the arrest of Amy Cooper, a woman walking her dog in New York’s Central Park who threatened to have an African American ma [...]

Read full article: Texas Senator Calls For Arrest Of Centra...→
Central Park ‘Karen’ says her ‘life is being destroyed’ over viral video

Central Park ‘Karen’ says her ‘life is being destroyed’ over viral video

The white woman who called the cops on a black man in Central Park said her “entire life is being destroyed” since video of the confrontation went viral, accor [...]

Read full article: Central Park ‘Karen’ says her ‘life is b...→
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Birdwatcher Christian Cooper calls for more cops in Central Park

Birdwatcher Christian Cooper calls for more cops in Central Park

The black birdwatcher falsely accused of threatening a white dog walker wants more police in Central Park. Christian Cooper, who clashed with Amy Cooper over M [...]

Read full article: Birdwatcher Christian Cooper calls for m...→
Calling out ‘Karens’: From Pacific Heights to Amy Cooper to Meghan Markle’s best friend

Calling out ‘Karens’: From Pacific Heights to Amy Cooper to Meghan Markle’s best friend

The recent and problematic actions of some white women — famous and not — have put them at the center of wrenching national conversations about race and white [...]

Read full article: Calling out ‘Karens’: From Pacific Heigh...→
Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper reportedly tried to have her doorman fired

Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper reportedly tried to have her doorman fired

Amy Cooper, the white dog-walker known as Central Park “Karen” for calling 911 on a black bird-watcher, once tried to get her doorman fired, according to a rep [...]

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Amy Cooper calling cops ‘pulled the pin on the race grenade’: Christian Cooper

Amy Cooper calling cops ‘pulled the pin on the race grenade’: Christian Cooper

Central Park “Karen” “pulled the pin on the race grenade” when she called the cops on black bird-watcher Christian Cooper, he said in a new interview. “She was [...]

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Cuomo wants state lawmakers to pass ‘Amy Cooper’ 911 false accusation bill

Cuomo wants state lawmakers to pass ‘Amy Cooper’ 911 false accusation bill

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants state lawmakers to pass a bill next week making it a hate crime when 911 callers make a false accusation based on race, gender [...]

Read full article: Cuomo wants state lawmakers to pass ‘Amy...→
Viral video of Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper spawns #BlackBirdersWeek

Viral video of Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper spawns #BlackBirdersWeek

The movement came after Amy Cooper, aka Central Park Karen, called the police on Christian Cooper, a black man who was birding in the Ramble after he asked her [...]

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Rescue organization returns dog to Amy Cooper, one week after

Rescue organization returns dog to Amy Cooper, one week after "Central Park Karen" video went viral

Social media users were concerned for the dog's safety after Cooper was seen holding him by his collar in the viral video.

Read full article: Rescue organization returns dog to Amy C...→
  • #Amy Cooper
Woman in Racial Central Park Confrontation Gets Her Dog Back

Woman in Racial Central Park Confrontation Gets Her Dog Back

The animal rescue group that took in the dog of a white woman who was captured on video phoning the NYPD and falsely accusing a black man who was birdwatching [...]

Read full article: Woman in Racial Central Park Confrontati...→
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Amy Cooper gets dog back after cops refuse to take it, rescue group says

Amy Cooper gets dog back after cops refuse to take it, rescue group says

The animal rescue group who confiscated Central Park Karen’s dog after her racist confrontation with a birdwatcher went viral last month said Wednesday that it [...]

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What Does Accountability Look Like For The White Woman Who Called 911 On A Black Man In Central Park?

What Does Accountability Look Like For The White Woman Who Called 911 On A Black Man In Central Park?

The incident involving Amy Cooper has led to questions on how she should properly learn from her actions.

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The firm that fired Amy Cooper promoted a male heir who beat his wife

The firm that fired Amy Cooper promoted a male heir who beat his wife

Franklin Templeton is an unforgiving company, unless your name is Johnson. Amy Cooper is the subject of this week’s two-minute hate. She was playing with her d [...]

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I've spent my life birding while black. Here's why I can't and won't forgive Amy Cooper | Opinion

She called the police and seemed to feel certain she would walk away with impunity, as everything exploded behind her. But Christian Cooper didn't blow up. He [...]

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NYPD discussing charges for Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper with DA

NYPD discussing charges for Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper with DA

The NYPD is working with the Manhattan DA’s office to determine whether any charges could be brought against the white woman who called cops on a black man in [...]

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Black in America: Jumaane Williams talks George Floyd, protests, racist Central Park confrontation

Black in America: Jumaane Williams talks George Floyd, protests, racist Central Park confrontation

After an emotional, outraged appearance this week, New York City Public Advocate Jumaane Williams reflects on his thoughts and feelings about incidents like Am [...]

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'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Thursday that the white woman the Internet has nicknamed “Central Park Karen,” who called police to report she was [...]

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Amy Cooper allegedly stalked ex-love interest, slammed him for Obama vote

Amy Cooper allegedly stalked ex-love interest, slammed him for Obama vote

The white dog-walker, who called 911 on a black man when he asked her to leash her cocker spaniel in Central Park, allegedly stalked a former love interest and [...]

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Opinion | Amy Cooper and Christian Cooper: A Confrontation in the Park

Opinion | Amy Cooper and Christian Cooper: A Confrontation in the Park

Readers react to articles about a white dog walker who called the police about a black bird-watcher.

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Bill de Blasio says Amy Cooper should be probed for filing false claim

Bill de Blasio says Amy Cooper should be probed for filing false claim

The white woman who called cops on a black man in Central Park during a now viral encounter should be investigated for falsely accusing the bird-watcher of thr [...]

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Amy Cooper once claimed her ex-lover bilked her out of $65G

Amy Cooper once claimed her ex-lover bilked her out of $65G

The white dog-walker who sparked widespread outrage by calling the cops on a black man in Central Park was once embroiled in a soap opera-like drama involving [...]

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'Central Park Karen,' Amy Cooper, faces NYC Human Rights Commission investigation

'Central Park Karen,' Amy Cooper, faces NYC Human Rights Commission investigation

The New York City Commission on Human Rights is investigating the white woman walking her dog in New York City who called police to report she was being threat [...]

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Opinion | There is always another Amy Cooper for a Black person to worry about

Opinion | There is always another Amy Cooper for a Black person to worry about

She knew her whiteness and his Blackness would make the cops perceive her as uniquely vulnerable — and leave him uniquely vulnerable to the cops.

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Who is Christian Cooper, the birdwatcher accused of threatening Amy Cooper?

Who is Christian Cooper, the birdwatcher accused of threatening Amy Cooper?

Viral video shows Christian Cooper — the black man accused of “threatening” a white dog-walker for simply asking her to leash her pup in Central Park — geeking [...]

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NYC Commission on Human Rights to investigate Amy Cooper, white woman who called cops on black man in Central Park

"At a time when the devastating impacts of racism in Black communities have been made so painfully clear.....it is appalling to see these types of ugly threats [...]

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NYC Commission on Human Rights investigating Central Park racist rant caught on video

NYC Commission on Human Rights investigating Central Park racist rant caught on video

After Amy Cooper was caught on camera invoking Christian Cooper's race in a false 911 call after a dispute over her dog being off its leash, New York City's Co [...]

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Central Park bird watcher says Amy Cooper death threats must ‘stop immediately’

Central Park bird watcher says Amy Cooper death threats must ‘stop immediately’

The black bird watcher who filmed white dog owner Amy Cooper calling the cops on him in Central Park says she’s received death threats — which he urged must “s [...]

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Black bird watcher is asking people to stop making death threats against Amy Cooper

Black bird watcher is asking people to stop making death threats against Amy Cooper

Christian Cooper, whose video of a woman calling the police on him while he was birdwatching went viral over the Memorial Day weekend, acknowledged the woman’s [...]

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NYC Commission on Human Rights to probe Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper

NYC Commission on Human Rights to probe Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper

The New York City Commission on Human Rights has announced that it is launching an investigation into the case of the white dog-walker who called the cops on a [...]

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Christian Cooper says tearing Amy Cooper's life apart won't solve America's racial issues

Christian Cooper says tearing Amy Cooper's life apart won't solve America's racial issues

New York bird watcher says backlash against the white dog walker seen in viral video is "antithetical to the appropriate response."

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Investment Firm Fires Amy Cooper: 'We Do Not Tolerate Racism of Any Kind'

Investment Firm Fires Amy Cooper: 'We Do Not Tolerate Racism of Any Kind'

Franklin Templeton has fired Amy Cooper, the woman who went viral for calling the police during a dispute with a black man in Central Park.

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That changed when birdwatcher Christian Cooper pulled out his phone and captured [...]

That changed when birdwatcher Christian Cooper pulled out his phone and captured Amy Cooper calling police to report she was being threatened by “an African-Am [...]

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Christian Cooper recounts incident with Amy Cooper before Central Park video

Christian Cooper recounts incident with Amy Cooper before Central Park video

The black man accosted by a white dog-walker in Central Park has posted an online rundown of what happened right before videotaping the now-infamous confrontat [...]

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White woman fired after calling NYPD on black man who asked her to leash dog

White woman fired after calling NYPD on black man who asked her to leash dog

A woman identified as Amy Cooper said she'd call police and claim the man threatened her life after he asked her to leash her dog in Central Park.

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Woman fired after backlash from racist park confrontation

That changed when birdwatcher Christian Cooper pulled out his phone and captured Amy Cooper calling police to report she was being threatened by “an African-Am [...]

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Amy Cooper, white woman who called cops on black man in Central Park, fired from job at Franklin Templeton

Amy Cooper was initially placed on administrative leave following the viral video, but the company confirmed her termination on Tuesday afternoon.

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De Blasio: Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper showed ‘racism, plain and simple’

De Blasio: Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper showed ‘racism, plain and simple’

In the video of the Monday encounter, the woman — real name Amy Cooper, but widely dubbed Central Park Karen — loses it and threatens to call the police when b [...]

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Amy Cooper, Central Park dog-walker at center of race storm, is fired

Amy Cooper, Central Park dog-walker at center of race storm, is fired

The white Central Park dog-walker accused of launching a racist tirade against a black man has been fired, her former employer said Tuesday.

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Dispute over dog in Central Park sparks racism accusations

Dispute over dog in Central Park sparks racism accusations

That changed when birdwatcher Christian Cooper pulled out his phone and captured Amy Cooper calling police to report she was being threatened by "an African-Am [...]

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Texas Senator Calls For Arrest Of Central Park 'Karen' For Making False Report

State Sen. Royce West is calling for the arrest of Amy Cooper, a woman walking her dog in New York’s Central Park who threatened to have an African American ma [...]

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'It was unacceptable’: White woman who called cops on black man in Central Park after he asked her to leash her dog apologizes

'It was unacceptable’: White woman who called cops on black man in Central Park after he asked her to leash her dog apologizes

Amy Cooper told NBC New York she overreacted but claims the man who asked her to keep her pup on a leash was screaming at her.

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Central Park ‘Karen’ says her ‘life is being destroyed’ over viral video

Central Park ‘Karen’ says her ‘life is being destroyed’ over viral video

The white woman who called the cops on a black man in Central Park said her “entire life is being destroyed” since video of the confrontation went viral, accor [...]

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A white woman called the NYPD and accused a black man of threatening her and her [...]

A white woman called the NYPD and accused a black man of threatening her and her [...]

A white woman called the NYPD and accused a black man of threatening her and her dog after an exchange that started when the man asked the woman to leash her d [...]

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