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Donald Trump's Pro-Discrimination Spokesperson Once Sued Employer for Racial Discrimination

Katrina Pierson is an impressive figure, if only for her ability to out-batshit her employer, Donald Trump. She serves as a campaign spokesperson and talking head, frequently appearing on cable news to offer summaries of Trump’s, discriminatory policy proposals and his general hardline xenophobia and bigotry—which…

Jeb Bush on Tamir Rice Non-Indictment: 'The Process Worked' 

The thing about Jeb! is that his tragic, whingeing presidential campaign has caused us to partially forget what a horrible human being he actually is. Lately, we have started to regard him much in the same way we would regard a man in a Nickelback t-shirt crying softly behind us in line at Subway—he’s a bummer, in a…

Portland Fuckboy in Band Called 'Black Pussy' Says Psychedelic Drug DMT Will Cure 'PC Culture'

2015 is almost over, right? Jezebel alum Lindy West brings to our attention an interview with an apparently idiotic 41-year-old by the name of Dustin Hill, who leads a band of five white men calling themselves “Black Pussy.” The band claims they’re named after Rolling Stones’ original title for the song “Brown Sugar,”…

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Seattle Paper Describes Asian Woman & Macklemore Collaborator Hollis Wong-Wear as His 'Sidekick'

Today’s lesson in how not to invoke racist and sexist stereotypes that belittles the work of women of color involves the Seattle Times, who described longtime Macklemore collaborator (and one-time Jezebel contributor) Hollis Wong-Wear as his “sidekick” in the headline of a piece about her band, The Flavr Blue.

Missouri Legislator Proposes Bill Revoking Scholarships From Student Athletes Who Strike 

In Missouri, a local Republican is pitching a law that would strip athletes of their scholarships if they participate in protests. The legislation is a response to the University of Missouri football team refusing to play during recent student civil disobedience at their Columbia campus, and a very bad response at…