racism

12-Year-Old Girl Returns Home From Field Trip With Rope Burns Around Her Neck

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A Waco, Texas mother wants answers as to why her daughter returned home from a field trip with rope burns around her neck. “It looked like somebody had ripped her neck apart and stitched it back together,” the girl’s mother, Sandy Rougely, said in an...

It’s About Time We Label “Mainstream” Media, “White” Media

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Liz Heron, Huffington Post’s executive editor, recently tweeted a photo captioned: “Notice anything about this @HuffingtonPost editors meeting?” that has sparked some controversy. Why? Well, because not only was there a complete absence of male faces, but also not a single Black woman in sight....

Racist Cartoon Compares An Angry Masculine Michelle Obama To A Happy Dainty Melania Trump

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#InTrumpsAmerica The #FirstLady will be Great Again! #Trump2016 https://t.co/2FGmMQ1bBo pic.twitter.com/g2SOBjFXSI — GrrrGraphics (@GrrrGraphics) May 13, 2016 There have been a number of racist depictions of First Lady Michelle Obama since 2009, when it was discovered that the top image result of a google search for...

South Asian Twitter Claps Back At Azealia Banks After Offensive Tweets

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Another day, another offensive and ignorant Azealia Banks rant. When former One Directioner Zayn Malik debuted his new music video for “Like I Would” yesterday, a bored Azealia Banks took to social media to voice concerns over the similarities to one of her own videos....

The Army is Investigating These Black Women at West Point for Getting In Formation

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Army officials are investigating a group of Black female West Point cadets who posed for a picture outside of a U.S. Military Academy barracks, the Army Times reports. “We can confirm that the cadets in this photo are members of the U.S. Military Academy’s Class of 2016,”...