A TikTok video went viral this week that shows a young black man being berated by an Asian man in a college dorm room.

From Gucci's Blackface sweater to Prada’s Little Black Sambo figurine, let's dive into a list of high fashion brands that have made some culturally insensitive fashion choices.

Democrats have proposed a new bill that will hopefully be a start to erasing the hate, at least when it comes to racially-insensitive names of over 1,000 forests, streams, lakes, mountain peaks and other landmarks across the country.


It is unfathomable that this was really a thing for 55 years. However, according to NBCNews, “The NFL on Wednesday pledged to halt the use of “race-norming” — which assumed Black players started out with lower cognitive function in the $1 billion settlement of brain injury claims and review past scores for any potential race […]

Marcia Grant, the black mother who was denied service at Ouzo Bay in Baltimore this past weekend along with her son, appeared on ABC’s Good Morning America on Wednesday (June 24). Remember you can always take WOLB 1010 with you wherever you go by listening live online or via our app. In a now viral […]

Controversy hung over the U.S. Military Academy at West Point during the annual Army vs. Navy football game earlier in the month where cadets and midshipmen were seen making “OK” hand signals. Although the hand symbols were initially deemed as gestures connected to white supremacy, West Point officials have cleared the men of any wrongdoing. […]

At least once a week we’ve got to talk about some of the weirdest news. This is another one of those stories. Black students have been subject to odd school rules when it comes to how student’s have been able to wear their hair. Often times the children are left humiliated, and the school’s plan […]

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Two white police officers in Galveston, Texas, will not face any criminal proceedings after a viral photograph showed them leading a mentally ill Black man by rope. “At the request of the Galveston Police Department, the Texas Rangers conducted an inquiry into this matter, which has since been completed,” Texas Department of Public Safety spokesperson […]

Reyna and Robert Mathis, an interracial Hispanic and Black couple, were touring the home of potential seller Charles Anderson, an officer in the Muskegon Police Department.

A$AP Rocky and his continued situation in Sweden has been noted by fellow rapper G-Eazy to have at the very least a tinge to do about the color of his skin. However, the A$AP Mob star has come out to say he doesn’t believe race is playing a factor regarding him still being jailed without […]