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Tag Archives: Race and Entertainment
Junk Food Ads on TV Tend to Target African-American and Latino Youth, Los Angeles Times
The biopic skipped over those parts.
Movie Studio Offers to Pay for Security at ‘Compton’ Screenings, Wall Street Journal
Rap biopic expected to draw a rough crowd.
Who Are the Americans That Never Use the Internet?, Marketing Profs
Old people, poor people, blacks, and Hispanics.
Dick Gregory was paid $1,400 to “share a wealth of history as a Civil Rights Activist.”
When Computers Assess Personality Better Than We Do, Wall Street Journal
Computer easily detects race and sex based on Facebook “likes.”
Because Atticus Finch now turns out to be a “racist.”
They’ve booted him for slurs secretly recorded in a private conversation.
A review of the documentary film Cartel Land.
MTV’s “groundbreaking” documentary on “white privilege.”
Rapper 50 Cent Files for Bankruptcy, Wall Street Journal
He didn’t just rap. He made $40 to $100 million on an investment in Vitaminwater.
In old age, Atticus Finch turns out to be a race realist.
Why Are Our Parks So White?, New York Times
“The National Park Service is the logical leader to blaze a trail to racial diversity in the natural world.”
She was caught on video.
Watch the Uncomfortable Trailer for MTV’s Documentary White People, Entertainment Weekly
Illegal immigrant journalist helps white people discover their “privilege.”
TV Land Pulls ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ Episodes Amid Confederate Flag Uproar, Hollywood Reporter
There will be no more reruns of the show.
Flickr had a similar problem.
“Pachycephalosaurus” is “racist.”
A PBS Show, a Frustrated Ben Affleck, and a Loss of Face, New York Times
Guilt is hereditary in America.
Casting directors must navigate a racial minefield.
Officials in Chicago worry the film name will scare away investors.
Ex-border hoppers run the show.
He tells whites to preserve themselves.
“Political correctness be damned.”
Fans want awards for good writing, not “diversity.”
Shows on ebola and nature preservation featured only whites.
Some think a “hafu” shouldn’t represent Japan.
Even though there is a station just for Asians.
Especially “fat white Americans.”
To people who are offended: “Tough sh*t.”
Documentary of immigrant neighborhood would “encourage social division and hostility.”
Diverse Casts Deliver Higher Ratings, Bigger Box Office: Study, Hollywood Reporter
But “Hollywood is not progressing at the same rate as America is diversifying.”
Comcast, Al Sharpton Hit with $20 Billion Racial Discrimination Lawsuit, Hollywood Reporter
Black media group wants to shake down Al Sharpton.
It was all about “hands up, don’t shoot.”
Even non-whites try to sound white on public radio.
He’s “devastated” by his “thoughtless use of inappropriate language.”
On most major networks, blacks are overrepresented.
He calls the Oscar nominations “appallingly insulting.”
Oscars: Acting Nominees All White, Hollywood Reporter
Whites were the only nominees in 2011 as well.
The real story of Selma is another tale of black failure.
The movie is on track now to be an expensive flop.
‘We Have a Brand!’, National Review
King family profiting from “the legacy,” as usual.
Now, an “Annie” who isn’t black is an insult.
What ‘Selma’ Gets Wrong, Politico
Movie paints Lyndon Johnson as lukewarm on “civil rights.”
But Sony thinks he should be.
Sharpton to Have Say over How Sony Makes Movies, New York Post
He has not yet decided whether Amy Pascal should be fired.
Rosie sees racism where Whoopi does not.
Annie with an afro.
Associating “whiteness” with “divine favor and heroism” is unacceptable.