Race & Ethnicity

Teaching White Supremacy: How Textbooks Have Shaped Our Attitudes On Race

Sometimes the answers to our most perplexing questions are right in front of us. How, for instance, could it be that our continuously-evolving society is more divided than ever over skin color and cultural identity when we just had a two-term, black President? Is the media turning white citizens …

HBCUs

I’m A Latina Who Works For The ADL. JVP’s Attacks Shocked Me

I’m a non-Jewish Latina who works at the Anti-Defamation League.<p>I love this work. I’m proud of this work. I’ve taken up the cause of fighting …

Jewish Culture

Simone Biles Shuts Down Gabby Douglas Over Victim-Shaming Tweet

USA Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman is the latest among many women in the public eye to speak out about her experiences as a survivor of sexual assault. …

Women of Color

“If I don’t see myself, I don’t buy”: Advertiser creates the “Buy or Don’t Buy” platform that lists companies that include black people in their campaigns

There are 110 million black people in Brazil, spending R$1.5 trillion per year. They receive this money and give it back to the market<p><b>Note from BW of</b> …

Women of Color

My Europe: 'Foreigners can be racists too'

You’ve read the headline and now you’re up in arms, aren’t you? Unfortunately, I, Krsto Lazarevic, am going to disappoint you. The majority of …

World News

The Making of an American Nazi

How did Andrew Anglin go from being an antiracist vegan to the alt-right’s most vicious troll and propagandist—and how might he be stopped?<p>On December 16, 2016, Tanya Gersh answered her phone and heard gunshots. Startled, she hung up. Gersh, a real-estate agent who lives in Whitefish, Montana, …

Racism

Beyonce Shows Off Killer Outfit And Hair From Serena Williams' Wedding!

Beyoncé had a front row seat to Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian's wedding Thursday, and she came to slay in her outfit!<p>The Lemonade singer shared …

Women of Color

The 'It's Okay to Be White' meme was backed by neo-Nazis and David Duke

It was a Friday night in early November and Fox News host Tucker Carlson was preaching to the camera about leftists sowing “racial divisions” …

Racism

IDFA Film Review: ‘Golden Dawn Girls’

Perhaps no few seconds of video — plus the ethical debate that shot up around them — could encapsulate 2017 better than the mid-interview shot of …

Richard Spencer

Debunking the myth of a ‘country for white people’

RECENTLY there was an interview with one of the “white nationalist” spokespersons in the United States. That person emphasized that “most of us are …

News (China)

Donald Trump, bold defender of white masculinity - Salon.com

If Mike Judge writes a sequel to his great 2006 film "Idiocracy" (which now feels like a very prescient documentary and not a satire), he could easily cast president Donald Trump and sports promoter-manager LaVar Ball as the main characters. Both men are obnoxious, loud masters of self-promotion …

U.S. Politics

Apple Diversity Chief RESIGNS for Saying White People Can Be Diverse Too

Oh the controversy. A woman admits that white people are humans too.<p><b>Why would anybody spill the beans that white people should be included when</b> …

Racism

Chinese communities are experiencing an increase in racial harassment in the UK

We might think that when it comes to racism, the UK has improved.<p>You don’t get places openly advertising the fact that certain ethnic groups are …

Gift Guide For Her: It Cosmetics Makeup Brushes

It’s that time of year and the holidays are approaching really quickly…yikes! I remember putting up my swimsuits just a few months ago and now it’s …

Makeup

NC fire station could lose funding over decision to fly Confederate flag

The flying of a Confederate Battle Flag could cost a North Carolina fire department some of its funding.<p>The flag is on display outside the Uwharrie …

Racism

Serena Williams Gets Married! Beyonce’ and LaLa Anthony Were Among Her Gorgeous Guests

WENN<p>Nicki Minaj may have attempted to break the internet recently with her PAPER magazine cover, but Serena Williams may have just snatched the …

Women of Color

Black Youtuber Tries Explaining How Conservatism Shouldn’t Be Confused With Racism [Video]

Josephine Mathias, a youtube personality, made a video telling other liberals not to confuse conservatism and Republicans with “bigots.”What do you …

Racism

Diana Ross Gives Us The Diva Performance We’ve Been Missing

Source: Adriana M. Barraza / WENN<p>And just like that, Diana Ross reminded us of the true meaning of the word diva. Diana served us fashion, hair and …

Women of Color

Michelle Obama On Sexual Misconduct Allegations: 'There Is An Ugliness There'

Michelle Obama weighed in on the current conversation surrounding sexual harassment and misconduct, saying that the slew of allegations from victims …

Women of Color

In Case You Missed It: Tracee Ellis Ross On Jimmy Kimmel Live

Actress Tracee Ellis Ross was a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Friday, November 17th! Tracee talked about hosting the AMAs on ABC, her mother Diana …

Women of Color

Papa John's, other companies stung by endorsements from the alt-right

The show of support is unsolicited and unwanted — and damaging to their brands.

Racism

Russell Simmons Allegedly Sexually Assaulted 17-Year-Old Model While Brett Ratner Watched

Source: Paul Archuleta / Getty<p>Since the <i>New York Times</i> broke the <b>Harvey Weinstein</b> sexual harassment scandal, hundreds of women and men have come …

Women of Color

‘The Problem with Apu’: Hari Kondabolu Doesn’t Want to Punish ‘The Simpsons,’ but He’s Looking for a Shift in the System

The comedian talks about his new documentary on controversial "Simpsons" character Apu and the conversation with Hank Azaria that never made it to …

Entertainment

Chance The Rapper Begs Barack Obama To Be President Again On A 90’s Slow Jam On ‘SNL’

Things just haven’t been the same since President Barack Obama left the White House. Even though he said farewell to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue almost …

Women of Color

Earle "Grandpa Huxtable" Hyman Passes Away At 91

Acclaimed actor Earle Hyman died Thursday at the age of 91, as first reported by <b>Broadway Black</b>.<p>It is not yet known how he died, but his nephew Rick …

Women of Color

J.D. Vance: Republican Presidential Nominee In 2032?

Just the fact that he has a political adviser is a harbinger of things to come.<p>This seems to be my year for crossing paths with right-wing notables.<p>J.D. Vance is 33. His book, <i>Hillbilly Elegy</i>, has been atop the bestseller list for more than a year. My wager is that Vance will be one to pick up the …

Books

Come Hell Or Hot Comb: My Unpopular Opinion On Doing My Daughter’s Hair

Getty<p>Find me a Hotep and I’ll find you a three hour Facebook debate with someone who has the utmost opinions on black women’s beauty and style who …

Women of Color

In Case You Missed It: Chance The Rapper On Saturday Night Live

Rapper and Actor Chance the Rapper hosted last nights <i>Saturday Night Live</i>. I hear that he did a great job and that he performed a song about …

Women of Color

Rihanna To Host The 2018 Met Gala With Donatella Versace And Amal Clooney

Every time the Met Gala rolls around, our eyes are glued to social media to see the stunning looks and luxurious garbs of our favorite celebs. At the …

Women of Color

My Style: Minnie Mouse

Words can not describe how much fun I had while in Orlando, Florida! I was in town for <i>Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party</i>. I was invited to join in …

Women of Color