Here’s the full report of the attack on the young WOC assaulted by white supremacists at Trump's rally in Kentucky
Two-time Oscar-nominated writer Julie Delpy said that sometimes she wished she was African American, saying “there’s nothing worse than being a woman in this business” at a panel organised by the Wrap at the Sundance film festival.
By which I mean PLEASE for the love of God, White people, take proactive steps to teach your children to never be these little assholes. WTF???
When Oregon was granted statehood in 1859, it was the only state in the Union admitted with a constitution that forbade black people from living, working, or owning property there. It was illegal for black people even to move to the state until 1926. Oregon’s founding is part of the forgotten history of racism in the…
This time they’re parading through the streets of Dearborn with rifles to to protest “Muslim colonization” on Saturday October 10th.
So a couple of weeks back I asked you guys for advice about a YA panel I was moderating with two authors about discrimination and racism in YA literature, and you guys came through like only brilliant people can.
ETA: Thanks so much for the suggestions and help guys! I really appreciate everything. To clarify: this event was just sort of dropped on me and I'm doing the best I can with what I've got, but I don't have much power in this situation and I want to make sure that we can have an intelligent, respectful discussion and…
Last week, a batshit racist trashbag in line at IHOP began screaming at a Latina mom minding her own business to “speak English!,” when said mom was simply having a conversation with her son, Carlos Vasquez. Latina mom straight up speaks English and, triumphantly, yelled back, “Shut up! You’re stupid!”
Oh look, they finally took the tweet down. Anyway, here’s a screen shot:
There will be no such thing as true Feminism or sisterhood until every White woman reading this article takes it to heart and spreads the message to all the other White women she knows.
TW: Racism, SC, Charleston, idiots
Last week, arts organization BRIC announced a June 26 screening of the seminal 1990 documentary Paris Is Burning as part of its Celebrate Brooklyn! program. Invited to help present the screening was the movie’s director, Jennie Livingston, musician/artist JD Samson, who was to perform a DJ set, and exactly zero queer…
History behind hysterical girls.
This happened last Saturday. I meant to post it to GT then, but ... busy.
Little bit of background: I work at grill/brewery in one of the big yuppie/hipster neighborhoods in Chicago. We host weddings and events on our second floor because we have a nice second bar, empty space up there that we otherwise wouldn't use.…
I heard about this a while back but NPR just did a story so I thought I'd bring it up. [UPDATE] I realize someone already posted about this - didn't scroll back far enough - but here are my white opinions about it, haha.
I don't know what to do with good white people.