Friday, November 22, 2019

Tag: Race Issues

Debate Continues Over What Exactly to Do...

In the wake of deadly violence that broke out over a Confederate statue in Charlottesville, Va., early last month, officials in the town of...

Is Don Lemon Coming Down Too Hard...

VIdeo via Tom Joyner

New Poll Reveals Ferguson, Black Lives Matter...

A new poll by the Pew Research Center shows a year of high-profile police killings and intense activism by groups like Black Lives Matter,...

8 Common Practices That Will Never Solve...

  Ignore It by Being ‘Colorblind’ From award-winning actor Morgan Freeman to controversial news commentator Bill O’Reilly, too many public figures believe the key to solving...

Texas Police Officer Shoots, Kills Unarmed Woman

A police officer in Texas shot and killed an unarmed woman over the weekend, sparking an investigation after it appears the officer may have...

President Obama Gets Candid About How Race...

President Obama spoke bluntly yesterday about how he thinks his race has affected his approval ratings, saying during an interview with The New Yorker...

Decades Later, Black Students Still Facing Court...

A federal judge is reviewing a legal deal that would put an end to programs and state funding aimed at desegregating schools in Little...

Ohio Teacher: ‘We Do Not Need Another...

“We do not need another Black president.” Those are the racially insensitive words that were allegedly uttered by Fairfield Freshman School science teacher Gil Voigt,...

Suge Knight Would Rather Be Called the...

Suge Knight has many people in shock after he spoke to a TMZ cameraman and claimed he would rather be called the N-word than...

Jay Z Takes New Stance On Barneys’...

Jay Z is changing his stance on the racial profiling allegations that were made against Barneys New York and although he seems to be...

Jay Z Defends Partnership With Barneys After...

Jay Z has decided to follow through with his partnership with Barneys for the upcoming holiday season, despite allegations of the store racially profiling...

Racist Tweets Surge After Indian-American Wins Miss...

On Sunday night, Nina Davuluri became the first woman of Indian descent to snag the Miss America crown, but her victory was plagued by...

Dunkin’ Donuts Suffers Backlash for Bizarre, Racist...

Dunkin' Donuts' latest ad campaign in Thailand introducing a charcoal donut, recently garnered backlash because of imagery featuring a model in blackface. The print ad...

The Real Problem With Miley Cyrus as...

Miley Cyrus has been the talk of the country after her bizarre performance at MTV’s 2013 VMAs, but the real problem here may run...

Lee Daniels: Americans are Showing ‘True Colors’...

Lee Daniels didn’t hold back during an interview with CNN's Piers Morgan, saying that he believed President Obama's term  in office has revealed America’s...

Russell Simmons Heartbroken by Backlash by Black...

Russell Simmons is apologizing for the incredibly degrading and disrespectful Harriet Tubman sex tape that sent women everywhere into a frenzy of outrage. Simmons...

Oprah Offers Weak Apology For Swiss Racism...

Oprah Winfrey is sort of apologizing for accusing a boutique in Switzerland of being racist after the store clerk finally spoke up and gave...

Forest Whitaker, Lee Daniels Explain Why ‘The...

Both Forest Whitaker and Lee Daniels have had very personal connections to Daniels’ new movie, “The Butler,” which may have created the difference between...

Sharon Osbourne Thinks Justin Bieber Acting Out...

Justin Bieber’s bad behavior has been making headlines lately. However, Sharon Osbourne’s comment that his crazy antics are the result of him thinking he...

Eva Longoria Responds to ‘Devious Maids’ Critics...

“Devious Maids” is striking up national conversation about the Latina stereotypes that are often portrayed on primetime television, and while critics seem to be...