racism

George Takei Called Out Racism In Hollywood Casting for Asian Actors & Didn’t Hold Back

“We can’t keep pretending there isn’t something deeper at work here.”

Kylie Cheung | May 4, 2016 - 9:32 am

This Old Navy Ad With An Interracial Family Made The Shitty Humans Of Twitter Lose Their Minds

Old Navy tweeted a photo of an interracial family, and in so doing, sparked a Twitter war attracting racist trolls everywhere.

Kylie Cheung | May 1, 2016 - 9:23 pm

Equal Pay Day Is Today: Here Are 5 Things You Probably Don’t Know About The Wage Gap

Most people know that the wage gap refers to the institutionalized practice of women being paid less than men for the same work, but how exactly does it manifest and…

Bronwyn Isaac | April 12, 2016 - 3:15 pm

Bill O’Reilly’s Racist Comment To Donald Trump Is Your Peak White Racist Dude Moment Of The Week (Hopefully)

“Many of them are ill-educated and have tattoos on their foreheads,” O’Reilly said, in all seriousness, about Black people.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 12, 2016 - 12:22 pm

On Wendy Bell And Why So Many Racists Don’t Think They’re Racist

A heck of a lot of people don’t understand why what Wendy Bell said was racist–and that’s a problem.

Robyn Pennacchia | March 31, 2016 - 5:00 pm

John Legend Perfectly Skewers Donald Trump’s Son On Twitter

Oscar and Grammy winner and excellent tweeter, John Legend, dipped his feet into dark waters yesterday when he started a Twitter feud with Donald Trump Jr. – the current GOP…

Katrin Higher | March 12, 2016 - 12:30 pm

Paranoid Nursery Accuses Child Of ‘Terrorist Radicalization’ After Drawing Of Cucumber

I hope the staff receives therapy for their deep-seeded fear of badly drawn vegetables.

Bronwyn Isaac | March 11, 2016 - 3:00 pm

Boy! Did We Ever Get Triggered By #TheTriggering!

How will we ever recover?

Robyn Pennacchia | March 10, 2016 - 2:00 pm

Trump Asked If He’s “Proud” White Kids Invoke His Name To Taunt Kids Of Color?

Is Trump winning really the message you want to send your kids?

Robyn Pennacchia | March 9, 2016 - 11:50 am

Trump: No One Has Done As Much For Equality As I Have! I Own A Non-Segregated Resort!

Donald Trump totally allows Jewish people and black people at his resort, so you can’t say he’s racist, ok?

Robyn Pennacchia | March 1, 2016 - 2:00 pm

Almost 20% Of Trump Supporters Think Ending Slavery Was A Bad Idea

They say there are more horse’s asses in the world than there are horses. And what we’ve learned recently is that Trump’s dirty little secret has been getting the former…

Lauren Vinopal | February 25, 2016 - 2:45 pm

Racist Breitbart Commenters React To Harper Lee’s Death With All The Class You’d Expect

Behold, the most awful human beings on earth.

Robyn Pennacchia | February 19, 2016 - 7:00 pm

Just A Note To Tila Tequila And Anyone Else Who Desperately Wants To Use Racial Slurs

This week, flat-earther, anti-Semite and former professional MySpace person Tila Tequila went on yet another weird Twitter rant. This time about how terribly unfair it is that she can’t use…

Robyn Pennacchia | February 19, 2016 - 1:00 pm

Darling Texas A&M Students Greet Black High Schoolers With Racial Slurs, Confederate Earrings

Students reportedly shouted “Go back where you came from!” to the high schoolers.

Robyn Pennacchia | February 12, 2016 - 3:00 pm

Kentucky Mayor Admitted Trading Favors For BJs, But Charges Were Dismissed

Mayor Scott Ellis is also accused of making racial slurs.

Robyn Pennacchia | February 4, 2016 - 3:30 pm

Jim Crow Is Alive And Well In The Advertising Industry

What does it mean when a Creative Director at an ad agency is comfortable throwing a “Ghetto Party” for employees?

Carol H. Hood | February 2, 2016 - 9:30 am

No, Beyoncé Is Not Appropriating Anything In Coldplay’s New Video

 Are white people the only ones who can be accused of cultural appropriation? The short answer: Yes.

Tiffanie Drayton | February 1, 2016 - 10:40 am

Diversity Of SAG Award Winners Emphasizes Oscar’s Missives

The 22nd Screen Actors Guild Awards showed us all that diversity can and does win. During a time when this years Oscars nominations have caused a nationwide discussion on their

Katrin Higher | January 31, 2016 - 3:30 pm
1 2 3 4 ... 30