Category: Social Issues

DaBaby Removed From U.K. Parklife Festival Following Homophobic Comments

DaBaby’s egregious comments at Rolling Loud this past weekend about people with HIV/AIDS received criticism from Modonna, Chris Brown, Questlove, Elton John, and...

New study suggests online mortgage lenders reduce discrimination against Black homebuyers

The housing market is red hot. The Federal Housing Finance Agency house-price index rose 12% last year due to low inventories and high demand. Redfin, the popular real...

Do African Americans Have the Right to Bear Arms?

Anti-Blackness determined the inclusion of the Second Amendment in the Bill of Rights, and has informed the unequal and racist application of gun laws. With 233 mass...

Steph Curry focuses on closing the racial wealth gap

NBA star Steph Curry is now setting his sights on closing the racial wealth gap in the U.S., joining on Thursday the nonprofit NinetyToZero. “Uncovering solutions and...

The Danger of Weaponized Tears: Abigail Elphick “Karen” Goes Crazy in Victoria Secrets

A woman who’s being labeled “Victoria’s Secret Karen” broke down in tears and pretended to pass out as she was being recorded by another woman...

France’s Non Acknowledgement With Its Colonial Past

I first met Salim, a 35-year-old French citizen of Algerian origin, about 10 years ago at a cafe near Levallois, the Parisian banlieue—or peri-urban ghetto—where he...

Iggy Azalea Gets Called Out Over “Blackfishing” In Latest Video “I Am The Stripclub”

In her latest video, Iggy Azalea’s fans noticed that the Australian-born rapper’s appearance looked different. Social media began to call her out for...

Israel continues to carry out a wave of Arrests of Palestinians

In May 2021, at least 3,100 Palestinians in the West Bank, Jerusalem, and 1948 occupied territories were arrested during random and organised Israeli arrest campaigns,...

Whitehouse to Sign a Bill declaring Juneteenth a Federal Holiday

The United States will soon have a new federal holiday commemorating the end of slavery.  Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of...

White House Announces New Actions to Build Black Wealth and Narrow the Racial Wealth Gap

One hundred years ago, the thriving Black community of Greenwood in Tulsa, Oklahoma, known as “Black Wall Street,” was ruthlessly attacked by a violent white...