This year, a dating site called Trump.Dating was created specifically for supporters of Donald Trump—think of it as the safe space from other, I guess, uh, liberal dating apps.
This year, China’s annual New Year TV show included a celebration of the strong ties between China and Africa—but things got pretty racist, pretty fast.
On Thursday night, Fox News host and snake woman Laura Ingraham went off on LeBron James after the NBA star dared to criticize Donald Trump on an ESPN podcast.
The Boston Police Department has apologized after sharing a very special message in honor of Black History Month—all about how great a white guy was.
Yeah, it’s probably never going to happen.
It is my duty to inform you that extremely bigoted editorial cartoonist Sean Delonas is, as they say, “at it again.” This time, it’s in the pages of the Albuquerque Journal, where his latest squiggle has prompted widespread condemnation and a truly lame apology from the Journal’s editor.
Students at an elite prep school in Ohio will be made to apologize to players from a nearby school after they were filmed chanting a string of racist remarks at a recent basketball game.
Trayvon Martin would have been 23 years old today. Nearly six years after his killing—and years after the deaths of Michael Brown, Freddie Gray, Sandra Bland, and so many others—criminal justice continues to mean different things if you’re black or if you’re white.
A vocal and ardent Holocaust denier will almost certainly receive the GOP nomination for Congress in Illinois’ 3rd District, the Chicago Sun-Times reminded us Sunday, because no other Republican in our vibrant democracy decided to challenge him for the seat, which includes parts of western Chicago.
“My duty, and the sacred duty of every elected official in this chamber, is to defend Americans,” President Trump said Tuesday during his State of the Union address, to steady applause from Republicans in attendance. “To protect their safety, their families, their communities, and their right to the American Dream.…
A new report by liberal thinktank Center for American Progress analyzing why black women are at the forefront of America’s maternal mortality crisis suggests that lifelong stress from racism and sexism may be to blame.
In September, the Minneapolis bar Club Jäger was forced to shut down after it was revealed that the bar’s owner, Julius De Roma, had donated to a political campaign for infamous white supremacist and vocal Donald Trump supporter David Duke. This week, De Roma decided to reopen the bar—just in time for the Super Bowl,…
The Department of Justice has “effectively shuttered” an office created during the Obama administration to expand access to legal services to people who can’t afford them, according to The New York Times.
If you don’t know who Scott Adams is, congratulations to you for (probably) living a fulfilling life, rather than obsessively tracking the activities of the worst people on the internet. Adams is the creator of Dilbert, a comic strip about the deeply ingrained authoritarian tendencies of engineers disguised as a light…
You probably never called it “cannabis”: When you were growing up, you might have referred to it as “pot” or “weed” or “trees.” Whatever the name, the plant has become exponentially more mainstream since Colorado became the first state to pass laws allowing its recreational use in early 2014. Despite Attorney General…
President Trump and Republican congressional leaders have rejected multiple offers from Democrats to fund Trump’s border wall in exchange for legislation on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which the Trump administration abruptly ended in September.
Last night, Sterling K. Brown made history at the Screen Actors Guild Awards by becoming the first black man to win the award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series. If that sounds familiar, it’s because two weeks ago, Brown became the first black man to win the Golden Globe for Best Actor in a…