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Tag Archives: Race and Entertainment
TV Land Pulls ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ Episodes Amid Confederate Flag Uproar, Hollywood Reporter
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.
Editors were “horrified at the prospect of taking down” a “beloved figure and civil rights pioneer.”
Pirate in movie is thug in real life.
People want to see their race in their emoticons.
In the Land of Make-Believe, Racial Diversity Is a Fantasy, Washington Post
Fantasy novels and movies are overwhelmingly white.
Some reject him because of his “racism.”
Show has “some ethnic and racial prejudices that were once commonplace in American society.”
And more know a judge on American Idol than can name the chief justice of the Supreme Court.
Japan’s Popular Morning Drama Takes an International Twist, Christian Science Monitor
The heroes are a mixed-race couple.
Says Cher wanted fewer dark-skinned dancers on stage.
The problem was too many whites.
“I want Australia to remain European.”
How Racist Are You? Take the Test, Daily Life
Free app “promotes cultural understanding.”
Both US and international audiences prefer white superheroes.