Stereotypes

Furious dad slams 'sexist' shower gel labelling that 'vast majority of people don't notice'

A furious father has slammed 'sexist' shower gel branding which labelled men as 'strong and powerful' and women as 'glam and fabulous'.<p>Priest and …

Sainsbury's

Trump administration now has naturalized citizens in its sights

As if the separation of families at the border and the travel ban were not enough, the Trump administration has a denaturalization initiative that is …

Immigration

Trump supporters surrounded this headscarf-wearing bus driver. Her response went viral.

It's not easy facing a bully, but what do you do when you're confronted with a whole mob of them?<p>During President Donald Trump's visit to London last …

Tommy Robinson

Photography can be used to perpetuate stereotypical images of black people. I decided to question that.

My journey began in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in the midst of a revolution that overthrew a 2,000-year-old monarchy and eventually led many of us into …

Women of Color

What data on 20 million traffic stops can tell us about ‘driving while black’

In their book “Suspect Citizens,” the political scientists Frank Baumgartner, Derek Epp and Kelsey Shoub dive deep into an extraordinary database on how police officers treat ordinary citizens. They kindly answered some questions via email. A lightly edited transcript is below.<p><b>The focus on this</b> …

U.S. Politics

Flashback: Neil Young Debuts ‘Out on the Weekend’ in 1971

Neil Young just wrapped up a stunning series of solo shows with a two-night stand at Boston’s Wang Theater. He played songs from his entire career, …

Music

6 ways second chances can make you happier

Admit it, you have that one person who annoys you to your wits’ end. The two of you have never been able to see eye-to-eye and you have accepted that …

Psychology

This Disney Princess Changed My Daughter's Life

“Mom!” My 3-year-old shrieked. “She looks just like me! She's a princess and she looks <i>like me!</i> <i>Look!</i>" The excitement emanating from her voice was …

Race & Ethnicity

Jude Law Opened Up About Dumbledore's Sexuality And Says "We're Not Going To Reveal Everything All At Once"

"Characters and their relationships will unfold naturally which I’m excited to reveal." 👀<p>In an interview with Entertainment Weekly published on Tuesday, Law was asked about how the magical headmaster's sexual orientation would be explored, especially considering David Yates, director of <i>The Crimes</i> …

J K Rowling

Macon - the Novel

Overview<p>Macon - the Novel by Rodney Page<p>Murder and cover-up in the Deep South during the tumultuous 1960s<p>Macon - the Novel is set in the early 60s …

Civil Rights

Ann Hopkins, Who Struck an Early Blow to the Glass Ceiling, Dies at 74

By her own admission, Ann Hopkins could be abrasive, vulgar, relentless and impatient in the office.<p>She was also one of the best young consultants that Price Waterhouse had in 1982 in its Washington branch, according to managers who put her up for a partnership that year. She had billed more hours …

Obituaries

The surprising impact your mobile phone is having on your relationships

It’s 11pm on a Friday night, and I’m drowning in conversation. I’m flirting outrageously, I’m laughing aloud, 
I’m having fun with 
my friends. But …

Mental Health

Sasha Baron Cohen's 'Who Is America?' Characters Have Been Skulking Around Online for Months

You can follow Cohen’s new characters Billy Wayne Ruddick Jr., Nira Cain-N’Degeocello and Erran Morad on Twitter<p>Sacha Baron Cohen’s new Showtime show …

Bernie Sanders

4K Review: 'Ready Player One' Is Looking Great, But The Bonuses Less So

First things first: Yes, TJ Miller is on the extras of <i>Ready Player One</i>, out now on VOD and next week on Blu-ray and 4K. The controversial comic, recently arrested for making a bomb threat on an Amtrak train, and prior to that having been accused of attempted sexual misconduct and transphobia, was …

Steven Spielberg

New Bohemian Rhapsody trailer

Bohemian Rhapsody is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury. Freddie defied …

Music

Jamie Clayton, Peppermint & More Transgender Stars Talk Scarlett Johansson and Hollywood's Inclusivity Problem

In the wake of Scarlett Johansson’s decision to leave the upcoming film Rub & Tug, where she was slated to play a transgender man, many...

Scarlett Johansson

Theresa May Is Standing On A Glass Cliff

Due to a catastrophic lack of representation, women who do rise to the top often have an extraordinary amount of pressure on their shoulders<p>PA …

Great Britain

Educators reject censorship, encourage student exploration of 'problematic' literature of the past

From Confederate memorials to “problematic” literature in schools, communities across the country are wrestling with how to acknowledge the past and …

Mark Twain

What do Jews and Scots have in common?

Picture your stereotypical British Jew. If you’ve got Jewish friends, he probably looks like them. (If you’re an antisemite, she’s probably a banker …

St Andrews

FOOD: IHop Celebrating Birthday With 60 Cent Pancakes + More

1 hour ago<p>1. IHOP is celebrating its 60th anniversary today, with pancakes for 60 cents.<p>They're running a commercial to let everyone know they're …

Breakfast

What Will Nick Jonas gift Priyanka Chopra on her birthday? - read details

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas are a couple we're obsessed with. Their rendezvous began last year when they walked down the MET Gala 2017 red carpet …

Entertainment (India)

Dark-Skinned Babies? 'I Ain't With That': GlocKKKNine, Self-Hate and Colorism in America

Some conspiracy theories are real.<p>When planes flew into the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, it was the result of an <i>actual …

African-American News

How To Tackle Offensive Remarks At Work

To foster a diverse, inclusive and equitable environment for every employee, sometimes we are required to have difficult conversations that we don’t really want to have. In order to improve our workplaces, it is essential to address employees or coworkers that make offensive, ignorant, or even …

Employment

Sacha Baron Cohen teaches the right what fake news really is

To hear Sarah Palin tell it, Sacha Baron Cohen didn’t play it straight in securing an interview with her. “It was proposed to me as a legitimate interview to speak about veterans’ issues in our military and current events to a new audience,” Palin said on “Good Morning America.” “It was supposed to …

Opinion

‘Who Is America?’ An all-male writers’ room, apparently

Sacha Baron Cohen’s newly unveiled Showtime series <i>Who Is America?</i> got some great advanced press when Sarah Palin and Roy Moore were added to the list …

Comedy

AANA issues guidance to marketers around gender stereotypes in advertising

Australian advertising that depicts women as sole cleaners of household mess and men failing at simple household tasks may be in breach of the Code …

Mental Disorders

Aquaman: Amber Heard Promises Arthur & Mera Are Equal Partners

Advertising [x]<p>by Ana Dumaraog<p>– on<p>in Movie News<p>Amber Heard teases Mera's relationship with Arthur in <b>Aquaman</b>, confirming that the characters are equal …

Amber Heard

Vinessa Antoine Leaving GENERAL HOSPITAL For a Groundbreaking New Role

Although Vinessa Antoine is excited for the amazing new role she has just landed, it’s going to mean bad news for fans of her GENERAL HOSPITAL …

Soap Operas

London women feel sexualised and ignored by brands, so TfL is offering free ads to drive change

Women in London feel ignored, sexualised and under-represented by advertisers, so City Hall and Transport for London (TfL) have launched a …

Branding

McClure Twin's Mom, Ami Dunn Says She Once Hated White People In Attempt to Defend Husband's Racist Tweets

A public platform sometimes calls for a public address. The cutesy McClure's are not perfect, never claimed to be. This week has caused a stir not …

Social Media