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Facebook allows housing ads to exclude users by “ethnic affinity,” which is maybe illegal
No more excuses, Facebook. We’ve heard too many of them and you still haven’t done anything to help minorities.
Hilary Duff and her BF made a half-assed apology for their racist Halloween costumes
The old “sorry you were offended by the offensive thing I did” non-apology. Truly a classic.
Abortion as a race issue: How the Hyde Amendment keeps people of color in poverty
Obviously, Hyde is seen as a class barrier preventing poor women from accessing abortion, but it’s part of a system of limitations placed on access to reproductive healthcare that disproportionately affects…
What is “implicit racial bias”? Mike Pence sure as hell doesn’t know, so let’s discuss
During the VP debate, Mike Pence said he didn’t get why we needed to talk implicit bias, further proving that we need to talk way, way more about WTF implicit…
NBC cancels horrible ‘Mail Order Family’ sitcom after harsh online backlash
Decent people everywhere can breathe at least a small sigh of relief.
Congressman says Charlotte protesters “hate white people,” clearly not understanding Black Lives Matter
The Republican representative demonstrated an alarming amount of ignorance towards the plight of the Black Lives Matter activists in Charlotte protesting the shooting of Keith Scott at the hands of the police.…
Disney’s Maui costume from ‘Moana’ is basically brownface and super racist
The only reason to wear someone’s skin as a costume, unless you’re a serial killer, is if you think they’re less than human.
Are white men treated less harshly than men of color when it comes to sexual assault?
Former University of California, Berkeley law school dean Sujit Choudhry filed a federal discrimination lawsuit Thursday claiming the college treats white male professors accused of sexual harassment or assault more leniently…
KSU students use blackface and n-word on Snapchat, which white people just can’t stop doing apparently
WTF is wrong with people?
‘The Night Of’s’ Riz Ahmed details how he’s faced similar discrimination as Nasir Khan
“No sooner do you learn to polish and cherish one chip on your shoulder than it’s taken off you and swapped for another,” he writes.
Air China gives passengers extremely racist travel tips on London areas to avoid
I wonder what London’s Pakistani mayor thinks about that.
A Woman Claims The St. Regis Hotel Fired Her Because She Has Dreadlocks
She was hired and trained with her hair, but then after a few weeks the hotel allegedly said she wasn’t fitting in.