Race Relations

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

Grizzlies guard Mike Conley faces toughest test of his career

When Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley shut down because of a sore Achilles in March of the 2015-16 season, he wanted to protect his impending and valuable free-agent standing for the summer.<p>He also wasn't willing to risk rupturing the delicate left Achilles.<p>That was the first time Conley dealt …

Sports

John Lewis gets gifts from John Lewis after being bombarded on social media for being called John Lewis

A serious case of mistaken identity.<p>What's in a name? Well, if your name is John Lewis and your official Twitter is @johnlewis, it can apparently …

John Lewis

Somebody Mashed Up Tomi Lahren's Commentary Into a Totally Awesome '80s Pop Hit (Video)

“Hey ladies, stick and stones and radical Muslims break our bones,” Lahren belts in a Cyndi Lauper-esque rendition<p>While Tomi Lahren often makes …

Entertainment

“Black-ish” grandma Jenifer Lewis confronts her sex assaulter - Salon.com

"It's been going on since the dawn of time," singer and actor Jenifer Lewis told me on "Salon Talks" of sexual misconduct in Hollywood.<p>Lewis has been an entertainer for decades, first on Broadway, and then in hundreds of appearances in TV and film. She currently plays the spirited grandmother Ruby …

Entertainment

Tomi Lahren Won’t Apologize For Being White, But The Internet Wants Her To Apologize For Being Tomi

Everyone’s favorite snowflake-melting fire emoji is back.<p>Over the weekend, the <i>New York Times</i> asked, “Can My Children Be Friends With White People?” It’s an intentionally provocative article examining how, in the words of writer Ekow N. Yankah, “history has provided little reason for people of color …

News (U.S.)

Zendaya To Star In Film About First Black Graduate Of Vassar Who Passed As White

"A White Lie" tells the story of Anita Hemmings.<p>Zendaya is set to produce and star in “A White Lie,” a film about the first black woman to graduate from Vassar College, Variety reports.<p>In the film, based on Karin Tanabe’s book <i>The Gilded Years</i>, the 21-year-old actress will portray Anita Hemmings, a …

Race & Ethnicity

An Organization In Georgia Has Planned A ‘Come Meet A Black Person’ Event

Thanksgiving is no longer the most important Thursday in November. This year the Urban Media Maker, a group of content creators in different media, in Gwinnett County, Ga. will host the “Come Meet a Black Person” event on November 16 at Cornerstone in Lawrenceville, Ga. Before you read on, let me …

Tweets About Tomi Lahren's Turning Point USA Poster Show Liberal Snowflakes Are Just Laughing

An effort by a conservative organization to mock liberals on social media by using a poster of Tomi Lahren quickly turned into a Twitter meme used to …

Tomi Lahren

Networking Group Invites White People To 'Come Meet A Black Person'

The organizer wants to promote relationships that can bridge the racial gap in her community.<p>A networking group for professionals in Lawrenceville, Georgia, is giving white people a chance to meet a black person.<p>Urban Mediamakers, a group for media professionals, is hosting an event called “Come …

Racism

Tomi Lahren’s ‘Dear Liberal Snowflakes’ Memo Quickly Backfired Into A Hilarious Meme

Excellent Advice For Leftists! 🤣🤣🤣 #BigGovSucks pic.twitter.com/OPzqZreOw7— Turning Point USA (@TPUSA) November 13, 2017<p>Tomi Lahren is a spokesperson for Turning Point USA, a conservative nonprofit youth organization that boasts a presence on over 1,000 college campuses and high schools across …

News (U.S.)

‘Dear liberal snowflakes’ is the new meme Tomi Lahren didn’t mean to inspire

In between conservative political punditry and planning her Halloween costumes, Tomi Lahren is a spokesperson for Turning Point USA, a conservative …

Weird

Dear Tomi Lahren, Your Attempt At Mocking “Liberal Snowflakes” Is Dumb

Please stop<p>Tomi Lahren teamed up with conservative group Turning Point USA in another failed attempt to mock “liberal snowflakes.” The sign they created, which they clearly thought was a hoot, said, “Dear liberal snowflakes, nothing is free, crying doesn’t solve problems, screaming doesn’t make you …

Tomi Lahren

Tomi Lahren’s ‘Liberal Snowflake’ Poster Backfires Spectacularly

Fox News contributor Tomi Lahren was featured in a poster Monday for right-wing non-profit Turning Point USA that mocked “liberal snowflakes.” The …

Entertainment

Ta-Nehisi Coates Breaks Down Why White People Can't Say The N-Word In Rap Songs

“Words don’t have a meaning without context.”<p>For any white person who still doesn’t get why they shouldn’t ever say the N-word, even if it’s just rapping along to a hip-hop song, Ta-Nehisi Coates has a straight-forward explanation.<p>At an event last month at Evanston Township High School in Illinois …

Social Justice

What Truth Sounds Like: Robert F. Kennedy, James Baldwin, and Our Unfinished Conversation About Race in America

Product Details<p>ISBN-13:<p>9781250199423<p>Publisher:<p>Publication date:<p>04/17/2018<p>Sold by:<p>Macmillan<p>Format:<p>NOOK Book<p>Pages:<p>288<p>About the Author<p>MICHAEL ERIC DYSON …

Journalism

This Is What Colin Kaepernick's Protest Mean To Creatives Like Ava DuVernay, Harry Belafonte And More

<i>GQ</i> magazine has named Colin Kaepernick their Citizen of the Year and for good reason.<p>The former quarterback's National Anthem protest has sparked …

Women of Color

Liz Smith's Poor White Trash Soup - Recipes

<b>LIZ SMITH’S POOR WHITE TRASH SOUP</b><p>Liz Smith, grand dame of dish is a master of Texas dish too. Ignore the motto on her apron<p>If you like fish soup, …

Recipes

Actor Michael Jai White’s most shredded Instagram moments

Michael Jai White is an absolute beast in the gym.<p>The <i>Spawn</i> and <i>The Dark Knight</i> actor is one of the most shredded dudes in Hollywood, and he has no …

UFC

People Across The Nation Are Boycotting The NFL This Weekend For One BIG Reason

Months ago, with NFL players continuing to sit or kneel during the playing of the National Anthem, there began a movement to boycott the NFL on …

Veterans Day

Zizi Kodwa: This Is Why I Wrote My #BlackMonday Letter

ANC national spokesperson Zizi Kodwa says that South Africans should undermine those who still "adore" apartheid.<p>In an interview with HuffPost SA, …

South Africa

eNCA | The Race: Race relations in the WCape in the spotlight

A new poll is exploring race relations in the Western Cape.

Race & Ethnicity

The Mythical Whiteness of Trump Country

Nov 7, 2017<p>16 Min read time<p>J. D. Vance's <i>Hillbilly Elegy</i> has been held up as a guidebook for understanding the 2016 election, but his logic is rooted …

Books

When is Black Friday and what deals will John Lewis have?

You can hear faint noises of Christmas music from people’s headphones, your fingers are twitching to wrap presents and the autumn savings are …

Shopping

Review: Another Take on ‘Hillbilly Elegy’

×<p>Republish This Story for Free<p>Review: Another Take on ‘Hillbilly Elegy’<p>Thank you for your interest in republishing the story. You are are free …

Books

Tomi Lahren on Calls for Gun Control: Taking Away Our Rights Is Never the Answer Insider

<b>Tomi Lahren: 'Self-Righteous, Gun-Hating Liberals' Pushing Gun Control</b><p><b>Tomi Lahren: Media Cowards Won't Talk About the Real Russia Story</b><p><i>Watch Tomi Lahren's Final Thoughts, exclusively on Fox News Insider.</i><p>Tomi Lahren has a response to the Democrat lawmakers who are calling for gun control in the wake …

Gun Control

Tomi Lahren makes statement about Texas mass shooting — and a Texan shut her down immediately

Lahren acted as if she were the voice of all Texans, until Texans came for her<p>On Sunday, Devin Patrick Kelley shot and killed 26 people and injured at least 20 during a service at the First Baptist Church in Southerland Springs, Texas. Amidst the inevitable cry for stricter gun-control laws that …

U.S. Politics

The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap (3/3)

Nixon's embrace of 'black capitalism,' continues to this day while the roots of the racial wealth have never been addressed says Mehrsa Baradaran of …

Liberal View

One Twitter User Lets Tomi Lahren Know Not All Texans Like Texas' Gun Laws

The firebrand tweeted about Texas and guns after Sunday's mass shooting.<p>Conservative commentator Tomi Lahren decided Sunday was a good time to talk about Texas and firearms after a gunman killed at least 26 people during a church service in the state. But at least one Texan was quick to shut that …

Media Industry

Secret Martin Luther King document included in JFK file release

President Donald Trump's administration released a new batch of documents about John F. Kennedy's assassination Friday that included a secret FBI …

John F. Kennedy