ATTN#AirbnbWhileBlack Shows the Struggles of Vacationing as a Black PersonATTNBlack people on Twitter want to go on vacation and they want to use the rent-sharing website Airbnb to do it. Maybe they want to spend a weekend with the bae of their choice or maybe it's a trip with friends.and more »
Sydney Morning HeraldAustralia Post worker allegedly told 'black people should be shot'Sydney Morning HeraldBut the federal government-owned business has allegedly taken months to deal with claims of racism in Northern NSW depot involving a senior employee reportedly telling an Aboriginal worker that "black people" should be "strung up and shot". The dispute ...and
NewsBusters (blog)CBS's 'Blue Bloods': Encounters Between Cops, Black People'Don't End Well'NewsBusters (blog)There is no meme/talking point/attack line that I wish would die a quicker, and more painful death, than that most favorite of BLM lies, which says that African-Americans are deliberately hunted down by the police. But given the current state of our ...and more
Belfast TelegraphGerry Adams n-word storm: For black people it is never just a word, it is real and ongoing offenceBelfast TelegraphHow can I condemn - and possibly report - the man shouting at me from his own living room but ignore the same word when Gerry Adams puts it in a tweet? For me, and for all black people, it is never just a word, a bit of banter. It's never just a ...and more &
National PostThe black people in the Middle of Nowhere: The lost community of Amber Valley, ABNational PostKenny Edwards was only trying to buy a few tins of chewing tobacco at an Oklahoma store, but within seconds he could see that he was unnerving the clerks behind the counter. It was around 1946 in a state still in the grip of segregationist Jim Crow laws.
VoxWhy asking black people about "black-on-black crime" misses the pointVoxThe results are not surprising: According to a 2013 Pew Research Survey, 37 percent of white people believed police treated black people in their community less fairly than white people, compared to 70 percent of black people. In 2014, two Stanford ...and more »
Black People, Stop whining—Start grinding.ThyBlackManIf we would turn our whining into grinding, not worrying as much about the external factors but concentrating on our internal resources with which to “accomplish what we will,” Black people would be much better off. Politically speaking, Black folks ...
The Daily Vox (blog)So can black people be racist?The Daily Vox (blog)The reason why this pseudo-debate about whether black people can be racist persists is that many of those who hold up the theoretical definition do so to draw a false equivalence in racism in order to immobilise anti-racist work. They want everyone to ...and more »
The RootThe 4 Black People Most Likely to Be Hired by 'President Trump'The RootThe 4 Black People Most Likely to Be Hired by 'President Trump'. If Republican presidential candidate Trump becomes President Trump, there are likely to be a few black people in his administration. Here are the most likely candidates. By: Lauren ...and more »
Huffington Post"Pro-Black" Means All Black PeopleHuffington PostI don't know how many times I've seen or heard black people, who claim to be pro-black, try to distance themselves from other groups of black people. Don't get me wrong, I used to think I was a little Michael Evans (from Good Times for the youngins, or ...