Tag: racism

Jussie Smollett Beaten Up in Homophobic, Racist Attack by Trump Supporters Who Put His Head in a Noose & Screamed “MAGA”

Empire star Jussie Smollett was hospitalized in Chicago Tuesday (Jan. 29) following a homophobic, racist attack from two men who physically assaulted him, put his head in a noose and yelled "This is MAGA country."

9-Year-Old McKenzie Adams Died by Suicide After Classmates Bullied Her for Being Friends With a White Boy

The family of 9-year-old McKenzie Adams says that her suicide was the result of months of bullying from her classmates.

Texas Poll Worker Charged for Assaulting Voter & Making Racist “Blackface” Comment

Juanita Barnes was removed from her duties as an assistant alternate election judge Tuesday (Nov. 6) after a black voter reported her for making a racist comment and assaulting her at a polling place in North Houston, Texas.

Tabbie Duncan: Fast Facts About Racist Missouri Waitress Fired Over “N**ger Hunting” Video

Tabitha "Tabbie" Duncan has been fired from her job at St. Louis restaurant and is facing outrage on social media just hours after a video of her using the n-word was posted to Snapchat and re-shared on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Mom of Boy Modeling H&M’s “Coolest Monkey” Hoodie Tells Black People to “Stop Crying” & “Get Over It”

The mother of the little boy in that racist H&M ad, in which he can be seen modeling a green hoodie with the words "Coolest Monkey In the Jungle" printed on it, has responded to the backlash. And, surprisingly, her response is nowhere near what you think it would be.

White Woman Goes On Racist Rant at Dollar Tree, But Claims She Was the Victim & Can’t Be Racist Because She’s A Former Teacher

A white woman who spewed a racist rant towards a black Dollar Tree employee claims that she can’t be racist because she’s an educated former teacher and believes she’s actually the victim of racism!

Black News Anchor Explains Why She Called Out Racist Viewer On-Air: “The N-Word Exists. Racists Exist. Why Sensor That?”

News anchor Sharon Reed spoke to the Atlanta Black Star about the viral moment and explained why she wasted no time confronting Kathy Rae and her racist email.

“I Resent That I Have to Prove I’m Black”: Daniel Kaluuya, ‘Get Out’ Star, Opens Up About His Experiences With Race

The lead actor in a movie about the black experience in white America says he is tired of having to “prove” his blackness.

University of South Carolina Student Mocks Black History Month With Blackface Snapchat

To celebrate Black History Month, Madeline Maynor, a white University of South Carolina student, decided to paint her face black and post a Snapchat, featuring a "Young, Black & Proud" image overlay/filter ... possibly as a "joke."

Protesters Celebrate Dairy Queen Closure After Owner Called Woman & Her Children “Ni***rs”

What was supposed to be a protest turned into a celebration when a Dairy Queen in Zion, Illinois was closed after the owner hurled a racial slur at a black woman and her children.

White Supremacist Manifesto Reveals Dylann Roof Has “Not Shed a Tear” and Has No Regret or Remorse for Killing 9 Black Churchgoers

The amount of hatred harbored within racist Dylann Roof was revealed when he shot and killed 9 black churchgoers attending Bible study in 2015....

White Mom Claims Son Accused of Racist Graffiti Isn’t Racist Because of His Black Girlfriend

A Virginia mom is defending her racist son... because he has a black girlfriend.

White Woman Goes on Racist Rant Against Two Hispanic Women, Racist Lady to be “Permanently Banned” from Kentucky Mall

A white woman is likely to be permanently banned from a Louisville, Kentucky mall after her racist outburst against two Hispanic women went viral.

Las Vegas Woman Brutally Attacked Twice by Body Builder Yelling Racial Slurs, Attacker Charged With Hate Crime & Released on Bail

Is this Trump’s America? Needing 15 stitches, a Las Vegas woman was brutally attacked twice after confronting a man for yelling multiple racial slurs at her.

Black Dad Puts Racist Baby Mama on Blast After He Takes Their Biracial Daughter to Get Braids

A black dad just put his white baby mama on blast on Facebook due to her racist comments on their daughter’s braids.

Sofia Richie: People Say Racist Stuff in Front of Me Because They Don’t Realize I’m Black

The aspiring model, who graces the cover of the December/January issue of Complex magazine, reveals her light complexion has confused some and she's even been subjected to racist comments because people around her don’t know she’s black.

Dr. Michelle Herren: Racist Denver Doctor Describes First Lady Michelle Obama As a “Monkey Face,” Allowed to Keep 6-Figure Job

A Denver anesthesiologist revealed her racist thoughts after describing First Lady Michelle Obama as a "monkey face" who speaks "poor ebonic English."

Joel Husk: Things to Know About Alabama Police Officer Fired for Sharing Michelle Obama “Fluent in Ghetto” Meme

Joel Husk, an Alabama police officer, has been fired after racist memes he reposted on his personal Facebook account went viral. Here are some things you need to know about Husk and the incident.

Beverly Whaling: Things to Know About WV Mayor Who Agreed With “Ape in Heels” Michelle Obama Facebook Comment

Thousands are calling for a West Virginia mayor to be removed after she agreed with a racist's Facebook post regarding First Lady Michelle Obama.

Did the CMAs Erase Beyoncé From Their Social Media & Website to Appease White, Racist Viewers?

Show organizers reportedly said they "just want this to go away" and are regretting their decision to allow Beyoncé and the Dixie Chicks to perform.