racism

Steve Bannon, White Nationalist & “Alt-Right” Leader to be Trump’s Chief Strategist

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Steve Bannon's Breitbart is fringe, homophobic, racist, misogynist & anti-Semitic. His appointment is very alarming:https://t.co/XLZM0TyX3k — Adam Schiff (@RepAdamSchiff) November 15, 2016 Prior to the election of Donald Trump, when many had a difficult time imagining the widespread racism in the United States of America,...

What Patton Oswalt Got Wrong: The Problem With Comparing Racism and Sexism in America

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Comedian Patton Oswalt has a tendency of tweeting intelligent and poignant things in light of current events, and in the social media flurry after Donald Trump was elected, you can bet he had something to say. While I appreciated him speaking out against the hate...

Black Doll Found ‘Lynched’ in College Elevator

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Someone at Canisius College in Buffalo, NY thought it would be funny to hang a black doll in an elevator on the college’s campus. According to WGRZ, a student contacted the news station after the doll was found, but later it turned up online as a...

White Men and Women Are to Blame For Donald Trump

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Talk about #solidarityisforwhitewomen. Donald Trump is now the president-elect, and we have white women and white men to thank for it, according to the polls and Twitter is sounding off: White women: I’m with her! Their ballots: pic.twitter.com/nDzyZzOt5W — Slut from the 80s (@070180) November...

Study Shows Black People Deal With Racism on Lyft and Uber

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Got a African-American/Black “sounding” name? Or black picture on your Uber or Lyft profile? Chances are you’ve been discriminated against by a driver. A new study done by researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Stanford University and the University of Washington, shows that black people can’t catch a...

Racist Instagram Post Mocks Black Female High School Football Kicker

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A high school female football player was mocked on social media for being black. Ashton Brooks is a senior placekicker for the H.H. Dow High School football team in Midland, Mich. But apparently, in the eyes of certain people on social media, she’s being described...