Sixty years after Brown v. Board of Ed ruled that segregation is illegal, a Georgia high school finally catches up with the rest of the country by holding its first integrated prom. Why did it take so long?
Fashion magazine Vogue has decided to publish a spread featuring a model in Blackface in one of its international editions, and it’s not the first time. Even more shocking are the number of Americans who think Blackface is OK.
In one of her first interviews since her empire fell apart, Paula Deen compares being branded as a bigot to Michael Sam’s coming out before the NFL draft. And she may get more chances to share her views publicly thanks to a very large investment that could get her back on TV.
An in-depth dive by a British think tank finds it’s not how many times a day or how many times an hour racist tweets are sent, it’s more like how many a minute. We look at just how often and what the most common derogatory terms used are.