Paula Deen's Christmas Promo Looks Like a Total Shitshow

This baffling promo for Paula Deen's version of Christmas will leave you wishing you lived on a distant planet where holidays had never been dreamed up in the first place. » 12/24/14 7:00pm 12/24/14 7:00pm

​Walmart Pulls Racist and Islamophobic "Pashtun Papa" Costume

It may officially be November, but that doesn't mean we're safe from the tragedy that is terrible Halloween costumes. This time, it's this crazy racist "Pashtun Papa Islamic Costume." It's a perfect ending to a banner year for straight up asinine-disguised-as-topical costumes. » 11/01/14 1:22pm 11/01/14 1:22pm

​That One Time A Drunk Old Man Thought Mindy Kaling Was Malala Yousafzai

As a South Asian with brown skin, I have been mistaken for plenty of other girls of a variety of different ethnicities who look absolutely nothing like me, though I am sure they are great (despite their not being me). So I suppose it's just as comforting as it is incredibly frustrating to know that shit happens to… » 10/25/14 6:41pm 10/25/14 6:41pm

Django Unchained Actress, Boyfriend Charged with Lewd Conduct

Danièle Watts and Brian James Lucas have both been charged with lewd conduct stemming from an incident with police in September. » 10/21/14 10:30pm 10/21/14 10:30pm

Serena Williams Slams Russian Tennis Official for Racist, Sexist Comment

Yesterday, Russian Tennis Federation President Shamil Tarpischev was fined $25,000 and suspended for one year by the Women's Tennis Association Tour after making some incredibly stupid and offensive comments about Serena and Venus Williams. Serena has commended the WTA's response. » 10/19/14 5:02pm 10/19/14 5:02pm

Lucas Oil Founder Is 'Sick and Tired of Minorities Running' America

The founder of a multi-million dollar oil products company posted a disturbing rant on Facebook blaming minorities, atheists and Muslims for "running" the country. » 10/05/14 10:30pm 10/05/14 10:30pm

​Harvard Students Receive Apology After Death Threat Targets Asian Women

This weekend, hundreds of Harvard students and affiliates received a terrifyingly ominous email, threatening to carryout a mass shooting at the Ivy League school and "kill you individually." But now it looks like the sender has backtracked, apologizing for the email and blaming a family member for the email. » 10/05/14 2:55pm 10/05/14 2:55pm

Racist Trolls Stalk FKA Twigs Because She's Dating Robert Pattinson

FKA twigs took time to address the barrage of angry, racist tweets she's had to endure since the public learned she was dating actor Robert Pattinson. » 9/28/14 10:30pm 9/28/14 10:30pm

Django Unchained Actress to Cops: 'Is It Just Because I'm Black?'

An audio recording of an incident involving Django Unchained actress Danièle Watts and the LAPD was released on Monday. » 9/16/14 10:05am 9/16/14 10:05am

Black Woman Shows PDA with White Husband, Questioned for Prostitution

Yet again, YET AGAIN, police officers have demonstrated a penchant for the world's worst cocktail of racism and aggression, having briefly taken into custody a black woman they assumed was a prostitute. Why, you ask? Because she was publicly displaying affection with a white man, who in reality is her partner. What… » 9/14/14 12:10pm 9/14/14 12:10pm

Hey Barneys: Fix Your Racism Problem by Talking to Customers of Color

Barneys has finally made amends with those black people it accused of being too poor to shop at their store last fall. How? By paying them $525,000 and hiring an anti-racism consultant to help them into 2014 where folks of color can afford stuff. I call bullshit. » 8/11/14 4:45pm 8/11/14 4:45pm

Anti-Racism Piece Ironically Dubs Obama "The N*gger In the White House"

The West View News, (The Voice of the West Village) has published an editorial in response to Eric Cantor's upset at the hands of David Brat. In a rather run-of-the-mill piece about the increasing transparency of racism in right wing politics, the author decided to spice things up by ironically titling his piece,… » 7/06/14 12:32pm 7/06/14 12:32pm

SiriusXM Fires Oppressed Racist Anthony Cumia

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4-Year-Old Ruins Babysitter's Plan to Blame Home Invasion on Black Guy

Four year-old Abby Dean from Washington, Wisconsin ruined a plan to falsely accuse her black next door neighbor of robbing her house last Wednesday. » 6/24/14 5:15pm 6/24/14 5:15pm

Woman Discovers Her Kids Are the Stars of a Racist Instagram Meme

A Virginia woman is understandably upset after learning that someone skimmed a photo of her children from her Instagram account, slapped a little meme text on it, and posted it to his own Instragram account. » 6/18/14 2:40pm 6/18/14 2:40pm