Why The Internet Loves To Laugh At Poor Black PeopleHuffington PostIt's a difficult thing to see how others look at you. W.E.B. DuBois recognized this in his landmark essay on “double consciousness,” a term the writer and civil rights activist first coined in the Atlantic Monthly piece, “Strivings of the Negro People ...
SalonBenedict Cumberbatch apologizes for calling black people “colored”SalonBenedict Cumberbatch apologizes for calling black people “colored”. He used the remark during a discussion about the lack of opportunities for black actors in the U.S. vs. the U.K.. Anna Silman · Share ...Benedict Cumberbatch apologizes for calling black people'coloured'Daily MailBenedict Cumber
myCentralOregon.comKevin Costner Admits He Used “That Word” When Talking About Black PeoplemyCentralOregon.comThe Steve Harvey Show(CHICAGO) — In Kevin Costner's new film, Black or White, he portrays a wealthy white man who suddenly has to raise his mixed-race granddaughter by himself after his wife dies. Elliot subsequently becomes involved in a ...Movie review: Well-placed shades
The RootFired McDonald's Employees: We Were Told, 'Too Many Black People' Working ...The RootFired McDonald's Employees: We Were Told, 'Too Many Black People' Working in the Store. Ten former employees at three different Virginia locations of the chain restaurant allege in a lawsuit that they were fired because of their race. By: Breanna Edwards.Fired McDonald's Employe
QuartzWhy black Americans can't sleep at night: racismQuartzRecent research has shown that unequal treatment of black people by civilians in daily life, also known as everyday discrimination, affects biology in ways that have small but cumulative negative effects. Discrimination affects biological processes ...
NBC Launches SEGREGATED NEWS SITE Just For Black PeopleDaily CallerStrange and deep dissatisfaction with America's long, arduous period of racial desegregation has pretty obviously beset NBC News. The once-proud, once-relevant commercial news organization has turned back the clock on race relations by at least a half ...and more »
Reason (blog)Cleveland Cops Claiming Racial Discrimination in Suspensions for Shooting ...Reason (blog)... and then placed on restricted duty again. They are still employed by the CDP but claim they've missed out on raises, promotions, and transfers because of the suspensions they received for killing two unarmed black people by firing 137 shots at ...and more »
The RegisterDoes Big Tech hire white boys ahead of more skilled black people and/or women?The RegisterWorstall on Weds (on Thurs) I've been watching with some amusement a little story about Pinterest noting that it's got a user base that leans heavily female. It's doing the rounds as the company thinks, well, it would be nice to be stuffing men full of ...
The IndependentBenedict Cumberbatch race row: Calling black people'coloured' removes part of ...The IndependentAs the fallout surrounding Benedict Cumberbatch's use of the word "coloured" continues, Selma star David Oyelowo has stepped out in support of the actor. He called the controversy "ridiculous" and said it "is indicative of the age we live in where ...S
The Root3 Black Adoptees Speak Out About Life With White ParentsThe RootAuthor and performer Chad Goller-Sojourner used to be afraid of black people, despite being a black person himself. “I used to cross the street when I saw multiples of them. Rap music scared me,” he said. Raised by white parents in a mostly white ...and more »