Coach Calls Video of Virginia Tech Lacrosse Team Chanting N-Word “Teachable Moment”

Coach Calls Video of Virginia Tech Lacrosse Team Chanting N-Word “Teachable Moment”

by Christina Santi   Mar 27, 2018

A video clip of White members of the Virginia Tech women’s lacrosse team singing along to Lil Dicky’s song “Freaky Friday” has made its... Read More

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Vice Asks, ‘Who’s Allowed to say the N-Word?’

by Teddy Grant   Mar 01, 2018

“Who is allowed to say the N-word?” That’s the question posed by Vice to some of its employees on the Viceland Instagram page. “Only black people are allowed... Read More

Police Recruit Fired for Rap Lyrics She Posted to Facebook 9 Years Ago

Police Recruit Fired for Rap Lyrics She Posted to Facebook 9 Years Ago

by Zahara Hill   Jan 31, 2018

A 25-year-old Arkansas woman training to be a police officer was fired for posting lyrics to a Lil Wayne song nine years ago. The... Read More

Sports Writer Uses Biggie to Call Lebron James the ‘N-Word’

Sports Writer Uses Biggie to Call Lebron James the ‘N-Word’

by #teamEBONY   Nov 14, 2017

A White sports writer stepped atrociously far out of his lane on Monday night when he quoted a lyric from a Notorious B.I.G song which... Read More

Bill Maher’s Ex-Girlfriend Has Some Advice for Him Regarding the N-Word

Bill Maher’s Ex-Girlfriend Has Some Advice for Him Regarding the N-Word

by #teamEBONY   Jun 08, 2017

Coco Johnsen, an African-American model who dated television host Bill Maher in the early part of the millennium, has a bit of advice for... Read More

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LeBron James’ L.A. Home Vandalized

by #teamEBONY   May 31, 2017

The Los Angeles-based home of NBA star LeBron James was the target of a hate crime. According to ESPN, Los Angeles police were called... Read More

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In Brief: Fla. Pol Quits Over N-Word Remark, No Punishment for Cop in Charlotte Shooting

by #teamEBONY   Apr 21, 2017

Fla. Legislator Resigns Over N-Word Controversy. Florida state senator Frank Artiles resigned from the legislature on Friday, three days after the beginning of a... Read More

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Fla. State Lawmaker Apparently Thinks He Has Pass to Use N-Word

by #teamEBONY   Apr 19, 2017

Racism in politics isn’t anywhere near new, but it’s still galling when we hear it as blatantly as two Florida state senators say they heard... Read More

Yahoo Tweets ‘Bigger’ With An ‘N’ And Here’s What Happened Next

Yahoo Tweets ‘Bigger’ With An ‘N’ And Here’s What Happened Next

by Melissa Kimble and Diahann Williams   Jan 06, 2017

Oh boy, looks like Yahoo Finance might be hiring after this incident. Read More

Don King Said What at A Trump Rally?!

Don King Said What at A Trump Rally?!

by Shantell E. Jamison   Sep 21, 2016

Veteran boxing promoter Don King has joined Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on an Ohio campaign swing Wednesday. Bloomberg reports that King called Trump... Read More