white people

Tom Hanks’ Son Apologizes for Using N-Word: I Wanted To Be Down

Tom Hanks’ Son Apologizes for Using N-Word: I Wanted To Be Down

by Jessica Bennett   Oct 17, 2018

Academy Award-winning actor Tom Hanks’ son Chester Hanks has apologized following videos of the 28-year-old using the n-word in 2015 resurfacing online. Chester, also... Read More

Metaphor Mary: Family Calls 911 on Whales for Swimming in the Ocean

Metaphor Mary: Family Calls 911 on Whales for Swimming in the Ocean

by Jessica Bennett   Oct 09, 2018

Being able to experience wildlife up close and personal is a privilege many will never have. That isn’t to say the moment can’t be... Read More

LeBron James Discusses His Past Discomfort Around White People (VIDEO)

LeBron James Discusses His Past Discomfort Around White People (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Aug 29, 2018

LeBron James is being open and honest in new HBO series The Shop, where he and other celebs let down their guard for some... Read More

Supermarket Calls Cops on Black Woman As She Donates Goods to Homeless Man

Supermarket Calls Cops on Black Woman As She Donates Goods to Homeless Man

by Jessica Bennett   Aug 01, 2018

A California Safeway grocer has apologized after employees called the police on a local Black woman while she and her sisters donated goods to... Read More

Trolls Are Pretending White People Were Assaulted at ‘Black Panther’ Screenings

Trolls Are Pretending White People Were Assaulted at ‘Black Panther’ Screenings

by Zahara Hill   Feb 16, 2018

There’s no won’t in White. Hours after the dreadfully long-awaited Black Panther premiere, a number of trolls began an attempt to detract from our... Read More

‘Come Meet a Black Person’ Event Created for Whites Who Hang Only With Other Whites

‘Come Meet a Black Person’ Event Created for Whites Who Hang Only With Other Whites

by Zahara Hill   Nov 14, 2017

The Public Religion Research Institute found that nearly 75 percent of White people in America don’t have any non-White friends. The 2013 report also... Read More

Dear White People: No, It Isn’t OK to ‘Jump the Broom’

Dear White People: No, It Isn’t OK to ‘Jump the Broom’

by Shantell E. Jamison   Sep 18, 2017

People of African dissent are some of the most innovative humans on the planet. There isn’t too much that we cannot do, and American... Read More

This Shaun King Takedown Attempt Is Fuckin’ Ridiculous

Shaun King Should Not Have to Prove His Blackness to White People

by #teamEBONY   Aug 21, 2015

He ain’t no Rachel Dolezal. She was a woman who was outed and her entire story crumbled. That isn’t happening in this case. But... Read More

Dear MTV’s ‘White People’

Dear MTV’s ‘White People’

by Raqiyah Mays   Jul 09, 2015

Thanks to social media and the #Blacklivesmatter movement, the phrase “White Silence = White Consent” has circulated Twitter and Facebook among many of all... Read More

Whites are moving back into Detroit as blacks leave

Blacks Leaving Detroit, but Whites are Moving Back

by The Grio   May 21, 2015

Whites are moving back to the American city that came to epitomize White flight, even as Blacks continue to leave for the suburbs and... Read More