Articles Tagged with racism

Did Brad Paisley Become ‘An Accidental Racist’?

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Country music star Brad Paisley may have become an example of his own song “Accidental Racist” while hosting the Country Music Awards show. During the show, Paisley announced to viewers and audience that they would not be seeing the new ABC comedy Black-ish that evening. Instead, they would be watching “white-ish.” “Everybody, there’s usually a… Read more »

High School Coach Fired For Watermelon Ritual To Be Reinstated

watermelon ritual results in coach's firing; petition results in rehiring.

A football coach at a South Carolina high school was dismissed from his job this week after complaints that a watermelon ritual his team performed after winning was a racist attack. However, the coach was offered his job back at Charleston’s Academic Magnet High School on Wednesday after agreeing to undergo diversity and sensitivity training…. Read more »

Photographer to Paula Deen: ‘Black People Still Love You’ [Video]

A photographer tells Paula Deen 'black people still love you."

Paula Deen is on the comeback trail and apparently this African-American photographer is a big supporter. The TMZ clip below shows the photographer approaching Deen in the LA airport as she talked with a group of fans and reporters about a recipe, and telling her, “No matter what happened, black people still love you.” “That… Read more »

Secret Service: Racism Blamed For Failure To Protect The President

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The Secret Service is doing a poor job of protecting President Barack Obama and the White House due to racism, according to Representative Elijah Cummings analysis of what black Americans are thinking. The Maryland Democrat is the ranking member of the House Oversight Committee. During a Face the Nation segment on Sunday, Elijah Cummings said… Read more »

Mike Brown Protest Interrupts St. Louis Symphony

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A Mike Brown protest interrupted a St. Louis Symphony performance on Saturday evening. Approximately 50 protesters sang a song about the Ferguson shooting of Michael Brown by police officer Darren Wilson. The group also draped banners over the balcony decrying racism. A few moments before the St. Louis Symphony was scheduled to begin their performance,… Read more »

Donald Trump Says ABC Sitcom ‘Black-ish’ Is Racist

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Donald Trump is not pleased with the new sitcom Black-ish. In a tweet, Trump has said the show, starring Anthony Anderson, is a sitcom that showcases racism in its highest form. Despite getting the network wrong, Trump isn’t the only one using the racism card. A show that’s being compared to All in the Family… Read more »