Nothing to See Here: Google Glosses Over AI Troubles With New Lead

Google has appointed a new head of its responsible AI research in the wake of the high-profile firing of Dr. Timnit Gebru and action against Margaret Mitchell.

Yelp Will Label Businesses That Engage in Overtly Racist Behavior

Yelp has announced it will start labeling businesses that engage in overtly racist behavior.

High-Profile Companies Join Facebook Advertising Boycott

Multiple high-profile companies have joined the ranks of those boycotting Facebook advertising over racist and violent content.

Thandie Newton Calls Out Starbucks over Distasteful Statue

Actress Thandie Newton slammed coffee giant Starbucks this week over a figurine she saw in one of their stores. The figure, which Newtown posted on Twitter, is of a black figure in a loin cloth and safari hat holding coffee…

Sandra Bullock Has Already Warned Her 5-Year-Old Son About Racism

Sandra Bullock is not the first white person to adopt a black baby, not by a long shot. But her public discussion of a difficulty she has with her son says a lot about how far we have to go…

Facebook Isn’t Great at Policing Racism, Says German Minister

Facebook isn’t doing enough to rid the site of hateful, racist rhetoric, according to German Justice Minister Heiko Maas. Maas sent a letter to Facebook saying its action on such issues were “urgent.” The letter was obtained by Der Tagesspiegel,…

Donald Trump Mocks Asian Negotiators By Speaking In Broken English

Business mogul and Republican presidential front-runner, Donald Trump, made another racist remark in a speech he delivered during a campaign rally in Iowa on Tuesday. This time Trump made fun of the negotiating skills of Asian business negotiators in broken…

Confederate Emblem On Mississippi Flag Needs To Be Removed, Celebrities Co-Sign For Change

Prominent and influential celebrities are making an effort to change the flag of Mississippi. The group is asking the state to remove the emblem of the Confederate Battle Flag. As part of their effort to raise awareness on the particular…

Salma Hayek Thinks Donald Trump’s Insensitive Comments About Mexicans Are A Good Thing

Salma Hayek is not bothered by Donald Trump’s seemingly anti-Mexican comments. In fact, the comment is almost a good indicator of the kind of politics the US have. In a statement she made in an interview with Jorge Ramos of…

Brooke Hogan in Jail With Hulk When N-Word Gets Recorded? [Pics]

Brooke Hogan has already come to her dad’s defense over his use of the “n-word” during that unfortunate pillow talk recording. Brooke herself was the topic of that particular conversation that has now gotten Hulk Hogan fired from the WWE,…