NewsBusters (blog)ABC's 'Blackish' Thinks White People Think About Black People…All the TimeNewsBusters (blog)Admittedly, I'm torn as to whether what happened on Wednesday night's edition of Blackish constitutes actual bias or just a really bizarre commentary on the self-perception of African-Americans in society. But, since those two emotions/realities/states ...and more&nbs
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.#Airbnbwhileblack highlights racism in sharing economyFusionall 2 news articles »
BloombergUber Says Tips Are Bad for Black People. But What About Ratings Bias?BloombergUber gave tacit permission to drivers to ask for tips as part of a proposed settlement reached last week to resolve a major class-action lawsuit. Now the company is discouraging riders from feeling obligated to tip—and suggesting that racial ...and more »
The InquisitrJohn Wayne Apparently Wasn't Only Racist Against Black PeopleThe InquisitrJohn Wayne has been for close to a century one of America's most beloved actors. His “speak softly, and carry a big stick” tough guy persona kept people coming back for decades before cancer finally claimed the Duke's life on June 11, 1979. Long after ...and more »
The Daily CardinalFatoumata explores her black and African identityThe Daily CardinalAs a self-identified African-American, I've often wondered about the difference between Africans, African-Americans and black people. How could there be so much distance between people who look similar, and go through some of the same struggles, ...
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
Workers World'Don't vote for Hillary — she's killing Black people'Workers WorldNewsOneNowAudioPodcast0408 Philadelphia — Members of the Racial, Economic and Legal Justice Coalition and Black Lives Matter disrupted a Hillary Clinton campaign event here, chanting, “Don't vote for Hillary! She's killing Black people!” seven ...
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 »
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
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 ...Why Reparations For African-Americans Is Long OverdueBla