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“Dear White People” Director Wants People To Think

“Dear White People” Director Wants People To Think

By Lacy Langley October 12, 2014

Dear White People, a film that started with a self-funded concept trailer for an immensely successful crowd-funding project, is getting a lot of talk these days. The film is a work by a new and impressive director, Justin Simien. It …

Clippers Owner: Don't Bring Black People To My Games

Come reader, as we glimpse into the vain and amoral ponderings of the filthy rich and the honesty among the people that love them. Donald Sterling is the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Los Angeles Clippers owner. In 1981 he bought …

Ted Nugent Rocks Texas for Republican Greg Abbott Ted Nugent Rocks Texas for Republican Greg Abbott

Ted Nugent, the 65-year-old rock musician, is campaigning alongside Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott of the GOP who is running for governor. Nugent is a 70’s rock icon who has been a long-time active supporter of the Republican Party. He …

ASU Fraternity Suspended For Racist "Black Party" ASU Fraternity Suspended For Racist "Black Party"

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Arizona State University has suspended one of its fraternities following a party that some are calling racist. Somehow, none of the students of the ASU chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon had the good sense to know that hosting their “MLK Black …

Baby Slapper Sentenced To 8 Months In Prison Baby Slapper Sentenced To 8 Months In Prison

Joe Rickey Hundley was sentenced Monday by a federal judge to serve 8 months in prison for assaulting a 19-month-old child on February 8 of last year. According to FBI documents, Hundley, a resident of  Idaho at the time, committed the offence …

Mitt Romney Ridiculed For Having Black Grandson Mitt Romney Ridiculed For Having Black Grandson

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MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry attracted outrage on MSNBC Sunday’s airing of “What’s So Funny About 2013?”  Harris-Perry and her guests poked fun at Mitt Romney’s black grandson pictured in a Christmas photo.  The photo features Romney and his extended family …

Justine Sacco Starts Uproar With Racist Tweet Justine Sacco Starts Uproar With Racist Tweet
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Justine Sacco’s tweet on Friday was not just racist, but sadly very immature for someone who is supposed to be a “public relations professional”. Sacco is PR director of corporate communication for IAC.  She sparked outrage in the social media …

Brandi Glanville Apologizes For Racist Comment Brandi Glanville Apologizes For Racist Comment

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Brandi Glanville seems to always be putting her foot in her mouth. During the Monday, December 9 episode of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, Glanville not only said something offensive (which isn’t anything new), her comment was also racist. …

Bob Dylan Is Being Investigated For Racial Comment Bob Dylan Is Being Investigated For Racial Comment

The legendary singer/songwriter, Bob Dylan, is being sued by a France-based Croatian organization for an alleged comment that he made last year during an interview with Rolling Stone magazine. Dylan is being accused of comparing the conflict of the Serbs …

Lily Allen Says Racist Claims Are Rubbish
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Lily Allen’s New Music Video has been branded racist by some fans and bloggers. As reported by MTV , the twerking scenes in the video have come under scrutiny for racism. The video features fancy cars, fake liposuction, champagne, and twerking galore …

Lily Allen Defends Video, Denies Racism Lily Allen Defends Video, Denies Racism
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Lily Allen is under fire right now for her new video, “Hard Out Here” in which she takes on issues concerning the objectification of women and the double standard in the music industry. Now she faces allegations, though they are …

Which Of These Drummers Is Not Like The Other?
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A racist tweet sent by a social media contractor of Home Depot has generated large unprecedented online outrage. The tweet which originated from Depot’s official Twitter handle, @HomeDepot, was part of a college football game promotion by ESPN. Although it …

Mother Defends Her 7-Year-Old's Ku Klux Klan Costume
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Well, it’s that time again, Halloween is over, and we’re slowly seeing the after effects of post-holiday uploads like the 6:30AM Pizza Man walk of shame, and a Trayvon Martin costume. Usually, such costumes don’t have much reason tied behind …

“Only White People” As Church Greeters
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Many churches pride themselves in being an open door to people of all races, backgrounds, ages and color. However, a church in North Carolina has suddenly caused a lot of stir. Executive pastor Makeda Pennycooke, an African-American, sent out an …

Dunkin’ Donuts Blackface Campaign in Thailand
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Dunkin’ Donuts has issued an apology for being “insensitive” during their recent advertising campaign in Thailand. The advertisement shows a woman with her face painted black and bright pink lipstick holding a half eaten “charcoal doughnut”. The slogan reads “Break …

Paula Deen Comic to be Released in October
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Paula Deen is soon to be the star of her own comic book. Yeah, she’s a super-hero now. Though she was dropped faster than a speeding bullet by many of her sponsors after she admitted to using the “N word” …

Dunkin’ Donuts Rant Causes Racial Stir
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[Warning:] NSFW language contained in this post Earlier this week, a woman named Taylor Chapman (pictured) recorded her trip to a Dunkin’ Donuts store. She was on a quest to procure free sweets, as she claims she was not given …