Tag: Tone-deaf

White Feminists Attempt to Co-opt 'Take A Knee' Movement

In light of Brett Kavanaugh’s testimony, some white feminists began to call for prolong protests against rape culture and those who promote it. They have even discussed calling it #TakingAKnee. Historically, white women have been complicit in the atrocities committed against others, and their alliances have been touch-and-go until their…

Brooklyn Eatery Sells Black Stereotypes

An “Instagrammable” “boozy sandwich shop” in Brooklyn’s Crown Heights section is serving up controversy for its mockery of poverty amid the neighborhood’s gentrification. About 100 people turned up at the shop on Saturday to protest the owner, Becca Brenna, a Toronto transplant, for touting a bogus “bullet hole-ridden wall” at…