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Clarion University Play Canceled Over Actors’ Race, CBS Pittsburgh
Black director wants actor to be judged “by the content of [his] character.”
Deport Racism PAC also released a video of Hispanic children cursing Trump.
Clever humorist hopes to “out-meme the Left.”
It’s only for blacks and Hispanics.
Groups Say #RacismIsntFunny, Urge NBC to Dump Trump as ‘SNL’ Host, Los Angeles Times
40 Hispanic groups decry Trump’s “hateful speech.”
One of the lead characters is a black man.
Ta-Nehisi Coates to Write Black Panther Comic for Marvel, New York Times
Black superhero will save America.
Viola Davis and the ‘White Feminist’ Backlash, Los Angeles Times
Black actress: How dare white women talk back.
It perpetuates Japanese stereotypes.
Porn’s Race Problem, Vocativ
White pornography actresses often get paid 40 percent more for scenes with blacks.
Her new music video takes place in Africa, but features no Africans.
Junk Food Ads on TV Tend to Target African-American and Latino Youth, Los Angeles Times
Two-thirds of ads directed at Hispanic children are for junk food.
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.