racism

Old Doja Cat Song Named After Alt-Right Phrase Sparks Racism Allegations

Doja Cat's Father Reportedly Claims Story About Them Not Knowing Each Other is 'Made Up'

Doja Cat is under fire again after an old song of hers resurfaced on social media on Friday. A song titled “Dindu Nuffin” was posted all over the internet and the song title which is also the chorus plays on racist themes related to police brutality. The phrase “Dindu Nuffin” seems to be a stylized […]

Man Who Recorded the Ahmaud Arbery Killing Says He’s Received Death Threats

According to a confirmed news report, the man who recorded the brutal shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery on February 23 says that he and his family have been receiving death threats and now believes that his life is in danger. William “Roddie” Bryan was interviewed by Jacksonville, Florida’s Action News, where he told reporter Bridgette […]

DC Elementary School Apologizes for Asking Black Students to Play Role as Slaves

The District Of Columbia Public School system has some explaining to do after one of its elementary schools assigned its Black students to portray slaves in a classroom exercise. Principal Carrie Broquard of Lafayette Elementary School issued a statement, saying, “We believe in the importance of teaching painful history with sensitivity and social awareness. Unfortunately, […]

Teacher Put On Leave In California For Wearing Blackface On Halloween, Attempting To Imitate Rapper Common

A California teacher was placed on administrative leave after putting on Blackface in an attempt to look like rapper Common for Halloween. The Milpitas Unified School District school teacher “chose to wear blackface paint and satirically imitate a TV commercial and well known national social activist of the African American community,” according to school board […]

President Trump Comments On the Jussie Smollett Case

President Trump jumped into the beef today surrounding Jussie Smollett, the Empire actor accused of paying off people to create a false hate crime against him. Smollett faces a felony disorderly conduct charge, with Chicago police accusing him of concocting an attack in which men wearing red “MAGA” hats beat him up, called him homophobic […]

Burberry Is the Latest Fashion Brand Being Criticized For Its FW19 “Noose” Hoodie

As if the backlash Gucci recently received for its poorly-executed turtleneck that bears a resemblance to blackface wasn’t enough, Burberry decided to “one-up” the competition during a Fall/Winter 2019 runway show for London Fashion Week with its own insensitive ready-to-wear essential: a hoodie with drawstrings fashioned in the form of a noose. Yeah, that “WTF” […]

Two Suspects Arrested in Jussie Smollett Hate Crime Attack

The two men who were previously “persons of interest” in the homophobic and racial attack on Empire actor Jussie Smollett have now been arrested. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said the two Nigerian brothers have been treated as potential suspects because Chicago detectives had “probable cause that they may have been involved in an alleged crime.” […]

[WATCH] Floyd Mayweather Says He’s Not Going To Boycott Gucci

What controversy? That’s what boxing champion Floyd “Money” Mayweather asked TMZ Sports before he was about to embark on an opulent spending spree in the Gucci store in Beverly Hills last night. After several celebrities including T.I. and Spike Lee called for a boycott of the iconic brand after the Italy-based company promoted a sweater […]