Topic: racism

It’s Cute That Katy Perry Thinks Nobody Will Notice Her Ripping Off FKA Twigs’ Look With These Baby Hairs

Itâs Cute That Katy Perry Thinks Nobody Will Notice Her Ripping Off FKA Twigsâ Look With These Baby Hairs

Oh, Katy Perry, you poor, poor thing. You still have zero idea what cultural appropriation is, nor do you care to learn no matter how many times people point out problematic imagery in your videos. But hey, everyone, look–she’s now at least wearing her equally problematic styles out in pubic. While everyone was staring at Kim Kardashian‘s blonde hair at the Givenchy show, Katy managed to sneak in her look without the raised eyebrows it deserves. More »

This Star Wars Actor Has An Awesome Response To Criticism About A Black Stormtrooper

This Star Wars Actor Has An Awesome Response To Criticism About A Black Stormtrooper

The first teaser trailer for Star Wars: Episode VII — The Force Awakens was released online last Friday, and it caused a lot of buzz. Part of that buzz consisted of people being excited about it, because it looks awesome. Another part of that buzz consisted of people complaining about black actor John Boyega’s casting as an apparent stormtrooper. Because I guess no blockbuster movie would be complete without a racist backlash. More »

MTV Is Casting A Doc About White People Problems — What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

MTV Is Casting A Doc About White People Problems -- What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

“Are you white? Do you have a story to tell? We want to hear from you.” That’s how a casting posting for a new MTV documentary, presumably about white people problems, starts out. We don’t have a title for the project yet, or even a real direction, but they’re looking for people who openly and proudly think it’s pretty tough being white…so what could possibly go wrong? More »