racism

People Aren’t Buying Awkwafina’s “Blaccent” Apology

On Saturday, Awkwafina tweeted a note that addressed criticism of using a "blaccent" and African-American mannerisms throughout her career. Awkwafina went… Read More

February 7, 2022

In an Attempt to Fight Racial Bias, Airbnb is Switching Full Names For Initials

Instead of using prospective guests full names in the booking process, Airbnb is opting to use initials to forfend racial… Read More

January 5, 2022

The Blackfishing Criticism of Jesy Nelson and Nicki Minaj’s “Boyz” Video

Jesy Nelson was accused of Blackfishing following the release of her new video "Boyz" featuring Nicki Minaj. After it dropped,… Read More

October 12, 2021

‘Fargo’ Season 4 Shows How White Supremacy And Capitalism Birthed America’s Underworld

The fourth season of Fargo chronicles the legacy of American Gangs, while also highlighting white supremacy and capitalism's role in that legacy. A… Read More

November 30, 2020

American Medical Association Declares Racism A Public Health Threat

The American Medical Association also adopted new policies meant to "prevent and ameliorate the health effects of racism." The American… Read More

November 17, 2020

Ludacris’ Next Acting Gig Looks Like ‘Green Book’ Meets ‘American History X’

Ludacris adopts a white teen raised as a white supremacist in the upcoming indie film The Ride. Ludacris is taking a… Read More

November 12, 2020

Gabrielle Union Describes Racist Experiences on Set at ‘America’s Got Talent’

In a new interview, Union speaks on numerous incidents that took place before her dismissal from the popular series. Five… Read More

May 27, 2020

Daniel Caesar Talks Race Relations, Calls Black People “Too Sensitive”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_MKrQCzZrNM&feature=youtu.be Yikes. Daniel Caesar went on Instagram Live last night (Tuesday) to share some social commentary on race relations. In… Read More

March 20, 2019

Burberry Apologizes After Releasing Noose Hoodie Design

https://twitter.com/evanrosskatz/status/1097906513098821632 Another day, another insensitive fashion design. Burberry is the latest brand to make a fashion faux pas at the… Read More

February 19, 2019

Trump Said He Doesn’t Know Lil Jon Even Though They Were on “The Apprentice” Together

https://twitter.com/TravisAllen02/status/1060233844593430529 Trump lied. During a press conference Wednesday, following the midterm elections, Donald Trump yelled at journalists, and evaded questions. When… Read More

November 8, 2018

Danity Kane Alleges Diddy, Donald Trump, and Jimmy Iovine Made Sexist & Racist Comments

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Danity Kane (@danitykane) on Aug 14, 2018 at 1:09pm… Read More

November 7, 2018

Pusha-T Calls the MAGA Hat “This Generation’s Ku Klux Hood”

A post shared by Pusha T (@kingpush) on Apr 24, 2018 at 4:55pm PDT Pusha has some strong views Kanye… Read More

July 6, 2018

NFL Owners Pledge Allegiance to the Dollar, Not the Flag

With their new National Anthem policy, the NFL risks alienating fans for the sake of ad revenue. On Wednesday, the… Read More

May 25, 2018

Starbucks’ Racial Bias Training Video Will Star Rapper Common

Catch Common at Starbucks On May 29th, Starbucks will close 8,000 United States locations for a day of anti-bias training… Read More

May 25, 2018

Jazz Musician Wynton Marsalis Says Hip-Hop is “More damaging than a statue of Robert E. Lee”

Wynton Marsalis has some choice words on rap and hip-hop. In the latest episode of Washington Post podcast Cape Up… Read More

May 22, 2018

Kanye West is the Rachel Dolezal of Black America

Kanye West and Rachel Dolezal share similar delusions about being black in America. After over a week's worth of stream-of-consciousness… Read More

May 3, 2018