Saturday, July 20, 2019

Tag: Race

If You’ve Never Seen What White Privilege...

Video posted online by LoneWolf Sager

Is This White Mother Doing Enough to...

Video by Huff Post Live

8 Black Celebrities Who Denied Being African-American

Raven-Symone Raven-Symoné has a lot of talents.  She's an actress, singer, songwriter, model, television personality, dancer, rapper and producer. She first appeared on television in...

Shonda Rhimes Speaks on ‘Angry Black Woman’...

In her first extensive comments on The New York Times’ article that referred to her as an “angry black woman,” Shonda Rhimes said what...

Kerry Washington Talks About How a ‘Post-Racial’...

"Scandal" actress Kerry Washington talks about the importance of dialogue when it comes to discussing race. Video by Swagger New York

This Black Female Executive Was Mistaken for...

  CEO Mellody Hobson was mistaken as kitchen help and takes the opportunity to use her experience to build awareness. Video by Ted talks.

10 Facts You May Not Have Known...

Ida B. Wells: Intrepid Journalist, Spirited Activist, Powerful Woman Ida B. Wells was born July 16, 1862, in Holly Springs, Mississippi. Wells and her family...

Number of Homeless Youths, Especially Children of...

There were more young people enrolled in Chicago public schools during the 2013-14 academic year who were considered homeless than in previous years. The 2013-14 academic school...

‘White People Don’t Exist,’ Says Author Walter...

Walter Mosley, American crime fiction novelist of more than 40 books including, Devil in a Blue Dress, says racism will end when we realize...

10 Actors Who Openly Called Out Hollywood’s...

Janet Hubert Actress Janet Hubert, the original Aunt Viv of the television series "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," held no punches when she talked to theGriot about...

Race Matters When it Comes to Online...

Researchers recently took data from the Facebook app Are You Interested and found that not only is race a factor in our online dating...

9 Black Celebrities Who Rejected The One...

Last year, singer Keyshia Cole was hesitant to participate in the television special “Black Girls Rock” because she felt she didn't fit the criteria....

5 Celebrities Who Are Dead Wrong on...

Kerry Washington thinks affirmative action levels the playing field for everyone. Actress Kerry Washington put up a good defense for affirmative action on Bill Maher's...

6 Persistent Myths About Black Love Debunked

   MYTH #1: Black people don’t get married. One of the most pervasive myths about romantic relationships involving black couples is that their relationships rarely end...

Learning to Count the Racist Way: Deon...

Comic and comedy writer Deon Cole rolled out a clip exposing a South Asian woman using the N-word while singing a song to help...

Race Matters: N-Word Beats ‘Cracker’ as Most...

Last night CNN aired a special called "The N Word," which was hosted by news anchor Don Lemon. The program was broadcast in the...