He was fired over a post-game ritual involving watermelons.
Tag Archives: Racial Sensitivity
LAPD Fires Detective over Comments with ‘Racial Tone’, Los Angeles Times
“Racial tone” is all it takes.
He called Aboriginals “human rubbish.”
FCC Mulls Banning Redskins Name, National Journal
FCC chairman says he finds the name offensive.
Show has “some ethnic and racial prejudices that were once commonplace in American society.”
College Student Told to Remove American Flag from Apartment Balcony, 10 News (San Diego)
It might offend foreigners.
Atlanta Hawks Owner to Sell After ‘Offensive’ Email, Wall Street Journal
He wrote that black fans were scaring away white fans.
Our Withdrawn Review “Blood Cotton”, Economist
Economist withdraws book review that was not sufficiently anti-slavery.
The office of an early Rotherham whistle-blower was raided in 2002; investigation data stolen.
Coachella Valley High Drops Mascot That Offended Arab Americans, Los Angeles Times
The team is still “the Arabs” but will get an updated image.
Alabama Sorority Sister: ‘Got No N****s!’, DiversityInc
Kicked out of her sorority for a message that was visible for only a few seconds.
“It should never be anything but the Washington Redskins.”
Secretary of Defense himself makes this important announcement.
Department to receive diversity training.
Redskins mascot gives young Indians mental problems.
Front National Politician Sentenced to Jail for Ape Slur, Guardian (London)
Party and former candidate will appeal.
Sen. Ted Lieu Wants Fox News Host to Resign over ‘Xenophobic’ Remarks, Los Angeles Times
One word, and out you go?
“Illegal” is like ni**er.
Getting in trouble for telling the truth.
He took to Twitter after a black woman attacked him.
Racial sensitivity takes precedence over Dutch tradition.
Bureaucrats bossing us around for our own good.
White students found her racial views offensive.
Moving on from their Redskins victory.
Republican Radio Host Kicked Off Air for Using Racist Slurs, Daily Mail (London)
He was discussing the use of offensive words.
‘Redskins’ Stripped of Trademarks, Politico
If the ruling stands, anyone could make and sell Redskins merchandise.
Juror was dismissed because she was an NAACP member and seemed to have a racial agenda.
“We have got to heal the wreckage of the past.”
50 Senators Call on NFL to Change Redskins Name, Diversity Inc
Virginia’s two senators did not sign the letter.
Even billionaires grovel.
He’s called “racist” even while trying to be “anti-racist.”
Private conversation is overheard and reported; sinks popular police commissioner.
No errors allowed.
Warning: The Literary Canon Could Make Students Squirm, New York Times
Classic works would come with warnings about “racism” and “sexism.”
Jokes between a black student and a white student created a “hostile and discriminatory environment.”
Harvard grad students: Profs must be trained to make classes “a safe place.”
UC Davis Students Protest Racially Insensitive Party, Sacramento Bee
“Cinco de Drinko” was “offensive.”
It’s “racism” because the patron was African.
“The possibility of offending even one [student] was not worth the potential benefits of having the fundraiser.”
UCLA Cancels $3-Million Research Gift from Sterling Foundation, Los Angeles Times
Funding from a “racist” is no good for kidney research.
Donald Sterling Sanctioned: Adam Silver Moves to Eject Clippers Owner, Los Angeles Times
Intolerance reaches new lows.
Voters know better than their betters.
His speech was “postponed” because some of his work might upset non-whites.
. . . once they move out to the white suburbs.
“Don’t make fun of racism or you’ll be called a racist apparently.”
He says senior leadership is more interested in “social issues” than “war fighting.”
The Big Topic on Campus: Racial ‘Microaggressions’, New York Times
“This is racism 2.0.”
American students were forbidden to wear the American flag because it might offend Hispanics.
McDaniel College Probes ‘CMT Versus BET’ Event, CBS Baltimore
If the party had made fun only of CMT it probably would have been OK.