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Donald Sterling Apologizes For Racist Remarks

Donald Sterling Apologizes For Racist Remarks

By Lindsay McCane May 12, 2014

In his first public comments since being banned from the NBA, Donald Sterling, the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, has apologized for his racist comments. On Sunday, Sterling broke his silence and told CNN’s Anderson Cooper that he was …

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 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? 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 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 “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 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 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 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 …

Michael Clarke Duncan's Grave Defaced Michael Clarke Duncan's Grave Defaced
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In July 2012, actor Michael Clarke Duncan was taken to a Los Angeles hospital after suffering a heart attack. Duncan was placed in intensive care for weeks before passing away on September 3, 2012 at the age of just 54. …

CVS Includes Racist Slur On Receipt, Gets Sued CVS Includes Racist Slur On Receipt, Gets Sued
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Hyun Lee, a 37-year-old from New Jersey, is suing CVS for $1 million after allegedly receiving a receipt replacing her name with a racial slur when she wen to pick up her photos. Instead of the receipt saying “Hyun Lee,” …

Elwin Wilson Dies; Former KKK Member Was 76 Elwin Wilson Dies; Former KKK Member Was 76
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Elwin Wilson, a former Ku Klux Klan member who later apologized for his racist actions, has died. According to an Associated Press report, Wilson died at a South Carolina hospital at the age of 76. Wilson’s wife, Judy, related that …

Canada Money Controversy Surrounds “Racist” Image Canada Money Controversy Surrounds “Racist” Image
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The governor of the Bank of Canada has apologized for and Asian-looking woman who appeared on an early design for the new Canadian $100 banknote. In a statement to the press, Governor Mark Carney said, “I apologize to those who …