Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Tag: racism

Video: 7 Things Your Colorblind Racist Friend...

  “Colorblindness” negates the cultural values, norms, expectations and life experiences of people of color. Even if an individual white person can ignore a person’s skin...

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...

7 Things Your Colorblind Racist Friend Might...

Colorblind What they say: “People are just people."  "I don’t see color."  "We’re all just human.”   “Character, not color, is what counts with me.” Response: "Colorblindness” negates...

Study: Racist Experiences Speed Up Aging Process...

There has long been speculation that the stressors of racism shorten the life span of African-Americans, and now researchers have medical evidence: A new...

12 Racist Statements That Should Never Go...

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11 Examples Highlighting the War Against Natural...

Tiana Parker sent home from school crying for having locks Tiana Parker, 7, was reprimanded by her Tulsa, Okla., elementary school in September for wearing...

10 Most Racist Incidents Directed Against Blacks...

In 2012, after Washington Capitals' Joel Ward scored the series-clinching overtime goal against the Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup playoffs, Twitter exploded with...

9 Black Liberation Movements Subverted by Racist...

The Universal Negro Improvement Association vs. United States The Universal Negro Improvement Association (U.N.I.A.) is a Black African Nationalist fraternal organization founded in Jamaica in 1914...

NAACP Presses for Hate-Crime Charges in San...

A shocking case of racial abuse and harassment of a 17-year-old black freshman at San Jose State University in California has prompted the local...

Fox Pundits Respond to Oprah on Disrespect...

Political pundits at Fox News are up in arms after Oprah Winfrey said that President Barack Obama is disrespected because he is Black. It’s no...

Afro-Brazilian Story II: Slavery, Identity and the...

Slavery Beginning in 15th century, Portuguese captured and exported over 4 million Africans as slaves to Brazil. In Rio de Janeiro, the remains of Valongo wharf,...

Afro-Brazilian Models Slam Racism in Brazil’s Fashion...

Some 40 models of African descent, most of them women, staged a topless protest in Rio de Janeiro against the low presence of Afro-Brazilians...

Study: Racism is Major Cause of White...

The more racist a person is, the more likely he is to have a gun in his home and to oppose gun control, according...

French Politician Suspended For Calling Nation’s 1st...

The National Front in France has suspended a politician who called Christiane Taubira, the country’s Black justice minister, a “monkey” who she would “rather...

5 Ways Society Prevents The Development of...

In light of the fatal shooting of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin, several famous Black parents have voiced strategies on how to keep Black boys...

Does President Obama Govern ‘Out of Fear...

During the “Overtime” online edition of HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher, Maher posited that President Obama moderates his political positions out of fear...

Gambian Father, 18-Month-Old Son Suffer Brutal Racist...

Anger is mounting among anti-racism activists in Sweden over a "hate crime" meted out against a Gambian father and his son, who came under...

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...

7 Republicans Who Refused to Celebrate the...

Martin Luther King Jr. lost his life in the pursuit of equality and inclusion for black people in America and to advance the cause...

5 Ways White Folks Can Use White...

What is White Privilege? "White privilege, like any social phenomenon, is complex. In a white supremacist culture, all white people have privilege, whether or not...

9 White Celebs, World Leaders Whose Families...

Anderson Cooper A rule of thumb is: where there is old money, you will find some connection to slavery. So, of course, it wasn't hard...