President Donald Trump, the self–described “least racist person,” again used a racial slur on national television to attack Sen. Elizabeth Warren by calling her “Pocahontas.”
The U.S. Park Police has responded to questions about why three African American teenagers were handcuffed while selling water without a permit on the Mall in Washington, D.C. The answers are as hollow as one would expect.
It happened with the Star Wars spin-off, it happened with the Ghostbusters reboot, and it’s happening again with the newest Star Trek show, Star Trek: Discovery. As soon as a franchise decides to step out of the unrealistic and tired realm of “white men rule everything” and starts including women and people of color,…
Oh man, Spotify messed up. For some inexplicable reason, the streaming service decided to run a now-deleted ad on Instagram featuring an image of Justin Bieber with the text “Justin. Now Latin King.” This means that presumably more than one person looked at this ad and thought, ‘Yep looks great, no problems here,…
During a behind-the-scenes moment from Tuesday’s Daily Show, Trevor Noah took a moment to discuss his experiences as a black man in America in light of the Philando Castile verdict.
The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office in upstate NY is asking the public for help in identifying suspects who are littering local neighborhoods with flyers for an upcoming KKK rally in Charlottesville, VA, in July.
Everything about neo–Nazi Brandon Russell’s case is messed up.
Comedian Bill Maher’s mea culpa show aired Friday night in which he apologized for his extremely offensive use of the n–word last week in exchange for keeping his job. If you hadn’t noticed already from Maher’s track record of always having the last word on everything, he really doesn’t like to be told he’s wrong.
A group of Muslim teenagers were simply trying to enjoy a meal when they were subjected to a terrible display of racism from a fellow diner at a Chicago-area restaurant on Monday.
Islamophobia, while certainly not new in America, has become more — shall we say — out in the open since Donald Trump took office. Muslim residents of Indianapolis, IN were confronted with an astoundingly inaccurate and insulting portrayal of the Prophet Muhammad after a billboard appeared on a busy stretch of I-495…
Hot little scoop here for ya: sometimes police might behave worse towards black people than they do towards white people.
A representative for HBO confirmed to the New York Daily News on Monday that talk show host and mediocre white man Bill Maher will keep his job with the network, after describing himself as a “house nigger” during last week’s episode of his weekly Real Time show.
A longtime official at the largest property-owning organization in Flint, MI, has resigned from his position after audio of him using the n-word while blaming the city’s black population for municipal problems was published online on Sunday.
In the fast-paced news environment that we live in today, it’s important sometimes to take a deep breath, sit back, and focus all of our attention, at least for a moment, on one single shockingly racist thing that our elected leaders are proposing.
Efforts to unseat Iowa Republican lawmaker Steve King, known for his racist and anti–immigrant trash talk, just got a little harder. King’s main Democratic rival for Iowa’s 4th Congressional seat in 2018, Kim Weaver, announced on Facebook that she is dropping out of the race because of death threats and the need to…
Jason Whitlock, a Fox Sports 1 employee whose purpose is to make Colin Cowherd look somehow pleasant by comparison, had quite an angle on police reports that a racist slur was spray-painted on LeBron James’s Los Angeles home. The All Takes Matter host called it a “disrespectful inconvenience” for James, and thought…
Days after two men were killed while trying to stop a white supremacist harassing two women on a Portland city bus, the city’s mayor asked organizers of an upcoming pro-Donald Trump “free speech rally” to cancel their event for fear of further racial animus.
Roses are red, violets are blue, America is full of racists, what else is new? That was my initial feeling when recently greeted by two videos floating around Al Gore’s Internet featuring two separate instances of overt racism.
One was a recent college graduate and the other a retired, 23-year Army veteran. On Friday evening, Taliesin Myrddin Namkai Meche, 23, Ricky Best, 53, and a third man, Micah David-Cole Fletcher, 21, tried to stop a raging white supremacist from harassing two teenage Muslim women on a Portland train.