race

Trending #ISupportSaida: Boston University Professor Under Fire

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Saida Grundy is an incoming assistant professor of sociology and African-American studies at Boston University, and is currently under fire for tweets that conservatives have deemed ‘racist’. Grundy recently tweeted that “white masculinity is THE problem for america’s colleges,” white men are a “problem population,”...

Michelle Obama Discusses Racism She’s Faced Since Being ‘First Lady’

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“Then there was the first time I was on a magazine cover – it was a cartoon drawing of me with a huge afro and machine gun. Now, yeah, it was satire, but if I’m really being honest, it knocked me back a bit. It...

V.O.T.D: Key & Peele “Negrotown”

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A black man who's stopped by the police discovers that there's a way to escape racism.

Isn’t It Funny How White People Love To Be Like Us One Day And We’re ‘Ghetto Street Bullies’ The Next?

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And by funny, I mean in the way Black women’s bodies get ostracized while Kim Kardashian’s gets praised as though it’s something novel. Speaking of Miss Kardashian-West, let’s talk about a “funny” little statement her friend Jonathan made to Radar Online about Kylie Jenner’s social...

‘Django Unchained’ Actress Ordered to Apologize to The Police She Accused of Racism in Lewd Conduct Case

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“Django Unchained” actress Daniele Watts who accused the LAPD of racial profiling when they investigated a report she was having sex with her boyfriend in a parked car has been ordered to apologize to the officers as part of a plea deal. Los Angeles city...

I’m a Single Black Girl and I Refuse to be Scared by the Statistics Saying I Will Never Get Married

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Statistically speaking, black women do have a tougher time in the world of dating, but what’s the benefit in knowing that? As a black woman I’m probably more likely to get struck by lightning than get married. Okay, I definitely made that up. But with...