racism

Two separate groups of black women are crying foul after they say a racist man called police on them while relaxing at an apartment complex swimming pool. Both incidents happened at The Edition Apartments on East-West Highway in Hyattsville, Maryland this past weekend and were recorded, in part, and posted on social media. Felecia Soso recounted […]

A social media post from a student at Houston-area Memorial High School went viral late Tuesday after the school held one of its annual themed dress days to celebrate the end of the school year. It was supposed to be “jersey day” on the campus but instead some students took it a step further, adding […]

A white Texas police officer accosted an innocent Black man in front of his home after mistaking the man for a fugitive. Clarence Evans repeatedly told Deputy Garrett Lindley that he had the wrong man and the whole incident was recorded on a smartphone camera. ABC13.com reports: The incident happened last week. Clarence Evans shared […]

White America still hasn’t gotten the hint that making false reports against a whole race of people can lead to dangerous consequences for the accused. A white woman in Quincy, Mass. is now facing legal heat for lying about a Black man attacking her in a public park. Boston Herald reports: The woman, a Quincy […]

Facebook can’t seem to get anything right as of late but finally has taken a step in the right direction with its latest decision. The social media giant has taken the bold and essential step to ban white nationalism and white separatism on its platform. The ban will also apply to Instagram as well. Motherboard […]

Katy Perry is under major scrutiny but not for the reasons you may expect. According to TMZ, Perry’s latest shoe design could be yanked from the shelves because they resemble blackface. https://twitter.com/mevpromotions/status/1094992516821196803 Based on the pictures above, both shoes have two eyes, a nose and red lips on them, giving the illusion that the shoe has […]

His name is Hallway Harry. And according to Chicka Okafor, Hallway Harry tried to stop him from entering his own apartment in New York City. Now this racial profiling has to stop because it’s not something that we need. The people that act this way should be charged with hate crimes because somebody is going […]

Announcing his tour with Lauryn Hill wasn’t the only thing Nas, wanted to get off his chest today. In an ‘Open Letter’ to his fans, or simply anyone that would read, Nas writes his thoughts on the racism going on in this country and our 45th President, Donald Trump. Via Mass Appeal, Nas writes….. “The […]

The trailer for the gripping National Geographic documentary LA 92 is now available. April marks the 25th Anniversary of the L.A. Riots. Twenty-five years after the verdict in the Rodney King trial sparked several days of protests, violence, and looting in Los Angeles, ‘LA 92,’ a new feature documentary from National Geographic Documentary Films, immerses […]

Once upon a time, there was a man named Mohamad Adams who auditioned for Disney’s live-action version of Aladdin. Adams claimed he was rejected by Disney because his name is Mohamad. https://twitter.com/MoeAdamsTV/status/845744689399648256 Adams initially received support from the Twitter community and he accused Disney of Islamophobia and racism. https://twitter.com/MoeAdamsTV/status/845753760852983809 Then, in a significant plot twist, someone […]

The intersections of Black womanhood was once again under attack at a South African restaurant on Sunday. A video has gone viral of a White man threatening to attack a Black woman in front of her kids in a Texamo Spur restaurant. According to TimesLive, the incident started when the White man’s daughter came crying […]

Who actually thought that comparing being intoxicated to the sanctity of Black lives was a good idea?