Tag: racism

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. And even as he faces...

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.

NY Senate Candidate Promised to Provide Kool-Aid, KFC, & Watermelon During Harlem Campaign Event Before Being Arrested

It’s 2016 and this man running for office is really trying to appeal to black people with fried chicken and watermelon.

KKK Recruitment Flyers Found on Clemson University Campus

Students at Clemson University were greeted with something they wouldn't expect to find on their campus -- recruitment flyers for the Ku Klux Klan.

Ignorant Employers Can Legally Refuse to Hire Someone Simply for Having Dreadlocks

Apparently, it’s perfectly legal to deny someone a job because of dreadlocks. Welcome to 2016.

Paige Shoemaker: Some Things to Know About KSU Student “Expelled” for Blackface Selfie on Snapchat

A former Kansas State University student has caused an uproar on social media after posting a picture appearing to show her and a friend in "blackface" on Snapchat.

Lil Wayne Says Racism No Longer Exists Because White People Attend His Shows

In a recent interview, the rapper claims he didn’t know racism still existed because his audiences are mostly comprised of white people.

Zendaya Says Cashier Threw Her Wallet, Refused Service Due to Her “Skin Tone”

The 20-year-old said she encountered a less-than-friendly cashier that did not like her "skin-tone" as she tried to buy gift cards at Vons grocery store.
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Did She Go Too Far? Black Woman Stomps Out Racist White Man on Train in California (VIDEO)

A video showing a black woman violently beating a racist man on a train has gone viral on the internet. The attack allegedly took place after the man hurled racial...

Clint Eastwood Rails Against Political Correctness, Urges People to “Get Over” Donald Trump’s Racism

Another old white man is trying to tell minorities what is and what isn’t racist. Unfortunately, that “old white man” happens to be Hollywood icon Clint Eastwood. The actor/director graces...

Leslie Jones Exposes All the Racist and Sexist Trolls That Harass Her on Twitter

Though some people love to believe they live in a "post-racial society" or dismiss the concerns of people of color because "race is not an issue," social media is...

Roland Martin Is About to Take Down Wendy Williams on Her Own Show

Get ready for the biggest showdown of the century. Well, of July 2016 at least. Wendy Williams and Roland Martin are set to duke it out this Thursday (Jul....

Lawsuit Claims School Ignored White Boys Dragging Black Girl by Rope Around Her Neck

A predominantly White private school in Waco, Texas is being sued by the parents of a 12-year-old Black girl, who suffered brutal injuries during an overnight field trip. The $3...

High School Students’ Racist Rant About Bringing Back Slavery by 2040 Goes Viral

There is a disturbing trend happening in our schools. Although we may think racism will minimize as our youth become our leaders, three white Michigan high school students are...

Paula Deen Reignites Racist Scandal with Brownface Photo

It's been two years since Paula Deen's career imploded after she admitted to using racial slurs towards African Americans, and it looks like the former Food Network star still...

Kanye West Says Racism Is “Dated,” “Silly” and “Stupid”

According to Kanye West, the concept of racism is "dated," "silly" and "stupid." The rapper -- who is known for speaking publicly about classism and, ironically, racism -- recently sat...

New Report Details 4,000 Lynchings in American South, More Than Previously Known

According to a newly released report by the Alabama-based Equal Justice Initiative, between the end of the Civil War and World War II (more specifically the years between 1877...

Lil Scrappy Accuses Nickelodeon Resort Staff of Being Racist Towards His Daughter Emani

Lil Scrappy almost had to put the paws on an employee earlier this week at the Nickelodeon Suites resort in Orlando. The "Love and Hip Hop Atlanta" star reportedly WENT OFF...

This Vine Is Proof That Racism Isn’t Going Anywhere For Now, Unfortunately

If you've ever been in the unfortunate situation of being followed around a high-end store because of your age and/or the color of your skin and/or because "OH MY...

Doc Rivers: Donald’s Sterling’s “Apology” Doesn’t Sound Like Much Of One To Me

Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling -- who was banned for life from the NBA by commissioner Adam Silver over racist remarks he made on a recording that...