You can’t tread carefully enough.
Tag Archives: Racial Sensitivity
Should Research on Race and IQ Be Banned?, Scientific American
Should the magazine be called “Scientific” American?
Trying to Be Hip and Edgy, Ads Become Offensive, New York Times
Al Sharpton lectures PepsiCo.
Tweet Target Says She Was Cyberbullied, WCSC (Charleston)
Her mother is also, conveniently, the head of discipline in her school district.
So much for ethnic food as a benefit of “diversity.”
Professional whiners go about their business.
School’s ‘Redneck Day’ Sparks Anger, USA Today
One black preacher was reduced to “crying and praying.”
Breaking news: Someone in media has a sense of humor.
Social media posts cause community uproar.
She makes one of the students presenting it cry.
Asians tapping into white monopoly on “racism.”
Does not want a “conversation” on race after all.
Sweden’s Closet Racists, New York Times
Complaints from a non-white “Swede.”
Homebuilders Scrap ‘Master Bedroom’ Because of Racist, Gender-Biased Connotations, Washington Business Journal
The new, PC term is “owner’s suite.”
Another chance to kick whitey around.
AP: “Illegal” should describe only an action, not a person.
For Latinos, a Spanish Word Loaded with Meaning, Los Angeles Times
Another word they can use but we can’t.
Whites always walking on eggshells.
No “white perspective” allowed. No jokes, either.
LAPD Officer Wins $1.2-million Verdict in Racial Harassment Suit, Los Angeles Times
Absolutely no joking is to be permitted.
Wonders whether the article is like shouting “Fire!” in a crowded theater.
The editor and author’s good manners were not reciprocated.
Says he stands by the article.
Commission will take up the subject at its next meeting.
Posters on Teenage Pregnancy Draw Fire, New York Times
We mustn’t hurt anyone’s feelings.
Says the “race and social justice” class was “intimidating.” Doesn’t say to whom.
Oberlin College Cancels Classes After Racist and Homophobic Incidents, Guardian (London)
“KKK sighting” prompted the closure; was probably just a student in a blanket.
Offensive? Decide for yourself.
One activist says this shows why the department “is not capable of policing the black community.”
The contracted firm has received $3.3 million in tax dollars over five years.
Her work has been revised to align it with “modern thought and sensitivities.”
Patriotism has racial overtones at a “diverse” high school.
Even a murderer gets sympathy and attention if he complains about “racism.”
Uh oh. More outrage. Prepare to grovel.
Chief: “I do this not to appease a murderer.”
LAPD Records: Fugitive Christopher Dorner Had Troubled Tenure, Daily News (Los Angeles)
He was complaining about “ethnic remarks” as early as recruit training.
Asians getting as touchy as blacks.
Shows about low-class whites are perfectly fine. Shows about low-class blacks must be pulled.
Yes, You’re Racist: The Casual Comments Permeating Twitter, The Independent
Saying “I’m not racist, but . . .” is no excuse.
The Associated Press feels otherwise.
“Racism”–there’s an app for that.
One word is all it takes and you’re out.
“Every single thing in my life is built around race.”
Oh, no. Someone might be offended!
Oh, no. Not more insensitivity!
‘Ninja Please’ means ‘N-word please’???
Author wants news aggregation to avoid all that nasty race stuff.
And “microassaults,” too, are wearing her down, even at an HBCU.