Who would’ve thought that Miley Cyrus would be the one to show us how to do a proper Halloween costume without being offensive? More
It probably would’ve been confusing for Warner Bros. to hire Asian actors to portray Jim Sturgess and Tom Hanks‘ characters in the futuristic Cloud Atlas storylines. But not impossible! And that’s where Hollywood has failed once again. More
Ashton Kutcher is funny mocking Karl Lagerfeld, but not in brownface playing Bollywood producer Raj, in this new ad from popchips. More
Didn’t we all agree in like, 1960 that this wasn’t okay? What gives, celebrities? More
Halloween at Northwestern University is going to be a lot less fun this year thanks to two poorly thought out costumes last year. The campus went into lockdown last year after two undergrads decided to dress up in black face. This year, the university’s dean of students, Burgwell Howard, sent out Halloween guidelines to help students pick out more politically correct costumes.
They include some helpful instructions on the history of blackface. And also stand to take all the fun out of terrible coed parties this weekend. More
In America, we are used to ideas of ingrained racism, and how that’s dealt with, with our long history of turmoil in the Civil Rights movement. But sometimes it’s easy to forget that other nations didn’t enslave black people for many years, and so their version of African-American culture is kind of…um, offensive? Or maybe cut them a break because they seemingly learned everything about black culture from Tyler Perry productions, as evidenced by this blackface Japanese movie, Vampire Girl VS Frankenstein Girl. More
The ladies on The View talked about the now, very controversial sketch the “Jackson Jive” that was aired on Australian television show Hey, Hey It’s Saturday. The segment poked fun at the fact that Michael Jackson had different skin tones … More