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Post-Debate Analysis: Joe Biden Is a White Man, the Media Are Racist Against Julián Castro and Black People Are Out of Their Goddamn Minds

HOUSTON—Let’s get straight to the point: Joe Biden showed his ass on the debate stage last night and there is no way in hell he should have the support from black voters that he has. Much of this has to do with a mainstream, white...

Post-Debate Analysis: Joe Biden Is a White Man, the Media Are Racist Against Julián Castro and Black People Are Out of Their Goddamn Minds

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Julián Castro questioned Joe Biden’s acuity. But did Castro get it right? An uncomfortable topic that has lingered just below the surface of the primary for months erupted into clear view before millions of Americans on nat...
2019-09-13, 12:32

Cory Booker sides with Julián Castro on Biden attack: You do 'wonder' when Biden speaks... Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., expressed solidarity with former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro for his controversial attack against...
2019-09-13, 15:00

Julián Castro calls Trump Jr a ‘coward’ over racist attack on Kamala Harris President’s son retweeted and then deleted post claiming Harris is not ‘American black’ but comes from ‘Jamaican Slave Owners’Donald Trump Jr is “lik...
2019-06-30, 19:16

Texas Democrat switches endorsement to Biden from Julian Castro ​WASHINGTON – Former HUD head and 2020 candidate Julian Castro lost a key Congressional endorsement Sunday to former Vice President Joe Biden. ...
2019-09-15, 19:32

Democratic debate 2019: Julian Castro goes on offensive against Biden HOUSTON – Julian Castro went on offense Thursday night and accused Vice President Joe Biden of being forgetful and not living up to the health care a...
2019-09-13, 08:00

Julian Castro’s and Cory Booker’s risky attacks on Joe Biden’s sharpness There are certain attacks you can explain away in the general election. Calling Biden a "meandering" old man who can't remember what he said two minu...
2019-09-13, 15:32

Julián Castro and Jorge Ramos Team Up to Destroy Joe Biden on Immigration Julián Castro has next-to-no chance of winning the 2020 Democratic primary, but he’s making good use of his time in the limelight. Tonight alone, Cas...
2019-09-13, 14:32

Julián Castro seeks to 'disarm hate' with gun, white supremacy plan Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro called for the United States to "disarm hate" in a plan he unveiled Friday to crack down on guns and ...
2019-08-09, 22:00

'Are you forgetting?': Rival Julian Castro puts the focus on Joe Biden's age in debate Joe Biden's age was thrust into the spotlight at a stormy Democratic Party presidential primary debate as a rival repeatedly raised questions about t...
2019-09-13, 19:00

White House Disinvites Pro-Trump Cartoonist From Social Media Summit, Maybe for Being a Bit Too Racist Tomorrow, the Trump Administration is hosting its first “Social Media Summit,” which is exactly what it sounds like: a far-right shitpost convention....
2019-07-10, 17:16

Julián Castro on Immigration Mr. Castro, a former housing secretary and San Antonio mayor, was the first Democratic candidate in the 2020 campaign to release an immigration plan....
2019-06-27, 18:48

Everyone Is Freaking Out About Julián Castro Julián Castro struck a nerve with his direct and repeated questioning of Joe Biden during the Democratic presidential debate on Thursday, and now lot...
2019-09-14, 04:32

Julián Castro Go to Sleep Man What the Hell Julián Castro had a great night last night. The former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development and mayor of San Antonio distinguished himself on a...
2019-06-27, 23:16

Julián Castro Knows Just How to Get His Message to Trump—Take Out an Ad on Fox News Democratic presidential candidate and former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro said “fuck it” to hoping Donald Trump hears his cr...
2019-08-14, 05:00

Julián Castro Wants to Decriminalize Border Crossings All of the candidates on last night's debate stage, except Beto O'Rourke, joined Castro in support of making illegal border crossing a civil offense....
2019-06-28, 04:48

Julian Castro at Fox News Town Hall Julián Castro, the Housing and Urban Development secretary under former President Barack Obama and a 2020 presidential candidate, appeared at a Fox N...
2019-06-14, 05:48

Why Julián Castro’s Obama Moment Didn’t Last As a young mayor, he was given a prime-time speaking spot at the 2012 Democratic Convention. He is still trying to get from that stage to a bigger on...
2019-08-20, 02:48

Former HUD Secretary Julián Castro qualifies for next Democratic debate Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro has made the cut for September’s third round of Democratic primary debates, meetin...
2019-08-20, 18:48

Julián Castro: Obama had 'compassion' for immigrants, Trump does not Julian Castro, the Housing and Urban Development Secretary under former President Barack Obama, claimed on Thursday that the previous administration ...
2019-06-14, 02:32

Julian Castro unveils $10 trillion environmental plan Democratic presidential hopeful Julian Castro unveiled Tuesday a $10 trillion plan to fight for environmental justice, resilience and jobs amid clima...
2019-09-03, 23:00

MSNBC's Matthews asks Harris how she didn't 'have hatred towards white people' after racist childhood experiences Chris Matthews asked Kamala Harris after the Democratic debate Thursday how she was able to move past racist childhood experiences and not “have hatr...
2019-06-28, 16:32

Julián Castro’s Fox News Town Hall: Live Updates Mr. Castro, a former housing secretary, is at a Fox News town-hall event in Phoenix moderated by Bret Baier and Martha MacCallum, becoming the latest...
2019-06-14, 01:00

Julián Castro Wants to Stop Police Brutality by Getting Rid of Qualified Immunity “Qualified immunity” refers to one of the most powerful federal laws that protects police officers from personal liability in cases of deadly force. ...
2019-06-18, 22:00

Julián Castro Is Crowned the Winner on Telemundo’s First Debate Night The network simulcast the Democratic debate in Spanish, and had interpreters prepare for months to be able to translate “Medicare for all” in real ti...
2019-06-27, 23:32

Ex-de Blasio ally to spin for Dem debate opponent Julian Castro Mayor Bill de Blasio’s one-time City Hall ally, former Council speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, is now a surrogate for Hizzoner’s Democrati...
2019-07-31, 17:48

Julian Castro proposes plan to tax inheritance, provide family tax credit Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro introduced a plan Thursday to tax inheritance, raise the capital gains tax rate and provide a tax cre...
2019-08-16, 13:32

Julián Castro: Americans will look back at Trump and ask 'what in the hell was wrong with that president?' Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro predicted that Americans in 20 years would ask what was "wrong" with President Trump whe...
2019-06-14, 05:48

Julián Castro: 'We already pay for the healthcare of undocumented immigrants. It's called the emergency room' Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro claimed during a Sunday morning interview with George Stephanopoulos that the United States already p...
2019-07-01, 03:16

Julian Castro joins McDonald's minimum wage rally Democratic presidential contender Julian Castro joined a march to a McDonald's restaurant in North Carolina on Thursday to draw attention to wor...
2019-05-23, 21:16

Julián Castro unveils police reform plan in presidential campaign Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro on Monday released a plan to overhaul policing in the United States, with an eye on preventing the po...
2019-06-03, 20:32

A ‘White Man’s Problem Visited on People of Color.’ Joe Biden Says Racism is ‘Institutional’ in U.S. (WASHINGTON) — Racism in America is institutional and it is a “white man’s problem visited on people of color,” Vice Presiden...
2019-08-28, 00:16

Julián Castro's housing platform aims to increase ownership, reduce discrimination Calling housing "a human right," Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro unveiled a series of new proposals to address housing affordability ...
2019-06-18, 23:16

Julián Castro pressed on his liberal immigration platform: Isn't it 'effectively open borders?' Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro was pressed by ABC News anchor George Stephanopoulos on whether his far-left immigration platform amo...
2019-07-01, 20:00

Julian Castro’s twin outs Texas Trump donors over El Paso shooting The Trump 2020 campaign demanded Tuesday that Rep. Joaquin Castro – the twin brother of 2020 White House hopeful Julian Castro – delete a tweet that ...
2019-08-07, 09:32

Julián Castro Becomes the 10th Candidate to Qualify for Next Month’s Democratic Presidential Debates (COLUMBIA, S.C.) — Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro has qualified for the next presidential debates, taking place in Sept...
2019-08-20, 21:48

Julián Castro buys anti-Trump ad on Fox News – to ensure the president sees it Democratic 2020 contender buys targeted ad on Trump’s favorite network that accuses president of ‘stoking the fire of racists’On Wednesday, a new ad ...
2019-08-14, 08:00

Julián Castro buys Fox News ad targeting Trump: 'You stoked the fires of racists' Julián Castro, a Democratic candidate for president, plans to release a television ad Wednesday on Fox News connecting President Donald Trump to the ...
2019-08-14, 01:32

Julián Castro calls for end to euthanization at animal shelters in wildlife welfare plan Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro called for an end to euthanization at animal shelters in a plan he released Monday focusing on improv...
2019-08-20, 10:16

Unhinged black man wanted for random attacks on white people: cops Cops are looking for an unhinged black man who has committed at least four separate attacks on white pedestrians in Manhattan this month, calling one...
2019-08-24, 06:16

The FBI Admits Black Lives Matter Was Never a Threat. It’s White People You Should Be Worried About Last week, as Donald Trump curtsied before the Queen; as Congressional Democrats continued to cower from their constitutional obligations; while we t...
2019-06-12, 03:16

Unhinged black man wanted for ‘hate’ attacks on white people: cops Cops are looking for an unhinged black man who has committed as many as seven separate attacks on white pedestrians in Manhattan this month, calling ...
2019-08-24, 10:16

Julian Castro attacks Trump while defending brother's decision to publish donor names Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary (HUD) Julian Castro defended his brother's controversial decision to publish the names of some Preside...
2019-08-10, 00:32

Presidential Candidate Julian Castro Releases Plan to Eliminate Lead Poisoning in America Many presidential candidates have released climate change plans, but what about plans to address environmental health hazards like lead? Democratic c...
2019-06-11, 20:48

Julian Castro admits Hatch Act 'mistake,' calls for Kellyanne Conway's termination, in Fox News Town Hall Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro told Fox News on Thursday night White House adviser Kellyanne Conway should be fired for...
2019-06-14, 02:32

Marianne Williamson asked white people to apologize to black audience members on speaking tour for slavery, lynchings, other issues Spiritual guru and 2020 Democratic hopeful Marianne Williamson asked white members of her audience at an event last July to apologize to black people...
2019-07-17, 03:16

Steve Hilton: Washington, D.C. political and media establishment have 'lost their minds' Steve Hilton asked on "The Next Revolution" whether Democrats should be subject to the same type of investigations as President Trump, arguing that i...
2019-05-27, 18:32

Paid 'news': China using Taiwan media to win hearts and minds on island - sources The articles on the website of the leading Taiwan newspaper were gushing about a new Chinese government program to lure Taiwanese entrepreneurs to th...
2019-08-09, 08:32

The Warm-Up: People lose their minds about who takes a penalty "Maybe Nick Miller is completely out of touch about what constitutes a crisis worth getting upset about, but the world appears to have lost the run o...
2019-08-20, 10:16

A Black Lady Sketch Show offers unfettered access to four dynamic comic minds In the “content” era, TV comedy increasingly feels like a way for networks to populate their YouTube channels and inevitably create some sort of podc...
2019-08-02, 19:48

Castro Questions Biden’s Memory at Debate: ‘Are You Forgetting What You Said Two Minutes Ago?’ Julián Castro accused the former vice president of contradicting himself on whether people would need to opt into his Medicare plan, though it did no...
2019-09-13, 06:00

White yoga teacher holding class for white people to learn how white supremacy is in their 'body, mind and heart' A Seattle white yoga instructor is holding a class geared exclusively towards white people to teach how white supremacy is prevalent in their “body, ...
2019-06-11, 16:48

White Tears Attempt to Drown Out the True History of Louisiana Plantation: 'Very Racist. If You're White, Don't Go' In today’s edition of white people whitepeopling, I’d like to introduce you to the Whitney Plantation in Wallace, La., where visitors are encouraged ...
2019-08-10, 01:32

Castro insists he wasn’t making insinuations about Biden’s age but notes ‘he’s been around a long time’ During a morning television interview, the Democratic White House hopeful said he had no regrets about an exchange in which he asked Biden, “Are you ...
2019-09-13, 15:32

When are age and acuity fair game? Castro’s Biden attack means Democrats are now going to have to decide. The most notable exchange in Thursday night’s Democratic debate, in which former housing secretary Julián Castro seemed to allude to former vice pres...
2019-09-14, 02:00

Twitter blocks accounts of Raul Castro and Cuban state-run media U.S. social media firm Twitter Inc has blocked the accounts of Cuban Communist Party Leader Raul Castro, his daughter Mariela Castro and Cuba's top s...
2019-09-12, 21:00

Analysis: More voters think Donald Trump is a racist than thought George Wallace was in 1968 A Quinnipiac University poll out this week shows that a majority (51%) of voters believe that President Donald Trump is a racist. Forty-five percent ...
2019-07-31, 18:32

Twitter blocks accounts of Raúl Castro and Cuban state-run media outlets Mariela Castro and state media journalists were also blocked in move Cuban Union of Journalists called ‘massive censorship’Twitter has blocked the ac...
2019-09-13, 04:32

Joaquin Castro calls Laura Ingraham 'a white supremacist' A Twitter spat between Rep. Joaquin Castro and Fox News’ Laura Ingraham escalated quickly on Wednesday — with the Texas congressman branding the cons...
2019-07-03, 23:48

Democratic Debates, Day 2: Andrew Yang Won the Night, Castro Shined, Biden and Harris Didn’t Perform Well FLINT, Mich.—Just an hour away from the debate stage in Detroit where 10 candidates made their cases to the nation as to why they should be the next ...
2019-08-01, 22:00

Analysis: How Biden and Warren both think they can win tonight's debate There will be 10 Democratic presidential candidates onstage Thursday night in Houston, Texas. But all eyes will be -- and should be -- on only two: J...
2019-09-12, 20:00

Watch: White Security Guard Pulls Gun on Black Cop in Full Uniform Because the Black Cop Had a Gun An Ohio police officer in full uniform, you know, the uniform that clearly identifies him as a police officer and as such gives him reason to have a ...
2019-07-14, 20:48

Our Dog ‘Doesn’t Like Black People’: Tennessee Church’s Sorry Excuse for Denying a Black Housekeeper a Job The Catholic Diocese of Memphis (Tenn.) is facing backlash after a black housekeeper lost out on a cleaning job after church staffers reportedly clai...
2019-08-20, 03:48

White-Ass Joe Biden Claims Old White-Ass Segregationist Never Called Him ‘Boy’ Here’s a suggestion: If you are an old white man running for president and opponents and pundits claim that you’re out of touch and “old-fashioned,” ...
2019-06-20, 01:32

Analysis: Are social media users abandoning Facebook and Instagram? Facebook and Instagram are two of the most widely used social media apps, but a recent Bank of America report claims mobile downloads are declining. ...
2019-09-12, 16:32

Slumping White Sox Fella Daniel Palka Would Henceforth Prefer To Be Known As "Julian" White Sox outfielder Daniel Palka finished his rookie season last year with a healthy 27 home runs and 67 runs batted in, in 417 at-bats. It was a pr...
2019-07-03, 04:48

New White Paper on Analysis of Options-Based Funds and Benchmark Indexes CHICAGO – March 6, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announc...
2019-05-21, 17:48

Festival that charged white people $10 more than people of color backtracks on ticketing policy A Michigan music festival that was charging white people twice the amount for a ticket than "people of color" backtracked its ticketing structure on ...
2019-07-08, 20:00

Biracial rapper pulls out of festival after learning white people charged $10 more than people of color A biracial rapper pulled out of a Michigan music festival after she learned that white people would be charged twice the amount to attend than "peopl...
2019-07-07, 19:16

ANALYSIS: NDP still needs 190 candidates while Tories, People’s Party near full slate of 338 On the eve of the 2019 election call, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh has failed to find candidates to stand with him in more than half of Canada's 338 ridi...
2019-08-30, 21:48

Media analysis: Trump rally chants drown out police cases in week of racial tension Hundreds protested the Eric Garner decision this week. Just hours later, came the "send her back" chants at President Trump's rally, overtaking ...
2019-07-20, 02:32

Castro Punches His Ticket, Harris Starts to Fidget and Yang starts to Kick It: 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 8 We made it. After eight full weeks of Twitter spats, campaign gossip, polls and memes, we’ve reached our first bye week of The Root’s Presidential Bl...
2019-08-26, 21:16

Joe Biden’s years-old letters to racist senator revealed Joe Biden’s history of dubious stances on racially-charged issues came back to haunt him again on Friday with the disclosure of old letters he wrote ...
2019-06-21, 18:32

Biden: Anyone who agrees with Trump’s ‘go back to your country’ tweet is racist Joe Biden has a message for Americans who agree with President Trump’s tweet about freshman Democratic lawmakers going back to the countries wh...
2019-07-16, 04:16

Jill Biden defends husband from Kamala Harris: Can't say 'that he's a racist' Dr. Jill Biden, the wife of former Vice President Joe Biden, adamantly defended her husband in the wake of criticism from Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif...
2019-07-09, 22:48

Nancy Pelosi defends Joe Biden over racist senator comments WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi defended former Vice President Joe Biden Thursday, calling him “authentic” and saying comments he made about ...
2019-06-21, 01:32

Amazon's Facial Analysis Program Is Building A Dystopic Future For Trans And Nonbinary People In 2017, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, just outside Portland, Oregon, wanted to find a man covered in dollar bills. The unidentified man, w...
2019-06-27, 18:48

FBI: Media 'wrong' on Garlic Festival shooter's white supremacy ideology, despite social media post In an Instagram post just before the shooting, an account believed to be the gunman's urged people to read a book associated with white supremac...
2019-08-02, 03:16

The Republican Party's Future Is White and Racist When things seem darkest in our political world, it is useful to think about the longer-term future of America’s political parties: one an increasing...
2019-06-27, 23:16

De Blasio slams Biden with N-word tweet after he fondly recalls racist senator Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday bashed Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden for citing a notoriously racist Southern senator while toutin...
2019-06-19, 23:32

Yakou Méïté: ‘People think they can say what they want, even if it’s racist’ The Reading striker was racially abused on social media after missing a penalty – and decided to publish the messagesEven 24 hours on Yakou Méïté is ...
2019-08-20, 23:16

Black leaders boycott Trump visit over 'racist, xenophobic rhetoric' Senior Democrats in Virginia stay away from commemorationPresident says boycotters acting ‘against their own people’Donald Trump on Tuesday waded fur...
2019-07-31, 20:32

Black Voters in Mississippi File Lawsuit to Challenge Racist Election Law A group of black voters represented by a foundation affiliated with former Attorney General Eric Holder’s National Democratic Redistricting Committee...
2019-06-03, 01:48

70 current, former CBP employees under probe for sexist, racist social media posts U.S. Customs and Border Protection said it is investigating 62 current and eight former employees who are connected to racist, sexist and derogatory ...
2019-07-16, 08:32

Chelsea's Lampard urges social media action after more racist abuse "Chelsea manager Frank Lampard called on social media firms to register their users in order to stamp out racist comments after defender Kurt Zouma b...
2019-08-31, 21:48

Adidas social media campaign backfires after racist and offensive tweets Adidas newest social media campaign was met with widespread backlash after the sports brand accidentally tweeted racist and offensive phrases and slo...
2019-07-03, 08:16

Man Utd vows to take action after Pogba targeted by racist abuse on social media Manchester United says it is "working to identify" those responsible for the racist abuse aimed at midfielder Paul Pogba on social media following Mo...
2019-08-20, 20:16

"Racist Euphemism Headline Generator" allows you to avoid calling Donald Trump, noted racist, a racist Donald Trump is racist. He says racist things, he enacts racist policies, and he excuses other people’s racism. And yet, after almost an entire pres...
2019-07-16, 23:32

The Wing is Publicly Responding to a Racist Incident That Has Black Members Openly Quitting In late May, as almost everyone involved has acknowledged, a racist incident took place at the West Hollywood location of The Wing, a glossy women’s ...
2019-09-06, 03:32

Zenit Supporters Unfurl Racist Banner To Protest The Signing Of A Black Player During a match between Zenit St. Petersburg and FC Krasnodar, Zenit supporters revealed a banner with a message to those at the head of their club th...
2019-08-05, 01:48

Meet Tish James, the Black Woman Standing up to Trump and All His Racist Policies New York Attorney General Letitia “Tish” James is not here for any of Donald Trump’s fuckshit. Not only is she New York’s top law enforcement officer...
2019-08-21, 00:16

Phil Neville calls for social media boycott to combat racist abuse • England women’s manager responds to Pogba abuse on Twitter• ‘Let’s come off social media. Let’s see the effect that it has’Phil Neville has called ...
2019-08-20, 23:16

13 Philadelphia police officers fired for racist, violent social media posts Thirteen Philadelphia police officers will be fired for making racist and violent social media posts, Police Commissioner Richard Ross announced Thur...
2019-07-19, 03:48

Phil Neville: Players should boycott social media to combat racist abuse "England women\u0027s coach Phil Neville has urged the football community to boycott social media for six months and \"send a powerful message\" in r...
2019-08-20, 16:16

| Neville calls for social media boycott in wake of Pogba racist abuse Phil Neville believes football players should boycott social media in the wake of Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba suffering racist abuse onli...
2019-08-21, 01:16

72 Philadelphia police officers taken off streets over alleged racist social media posts Philadelphia has placed 72 of its police officers on administrative duty pending an investigation into alleged bigoted social media posts. Veuer&rsqu...
2019-06-21, 09:16

Black model’s leg broken by gang of rugby players in South Africa 'racist attack' A BLACK model was brutally battered and left with a broken leg after star rugby players attacked her while she was with her white German boyfriend in...
2019-07-16, 04:00

A lawsuit says Mississippi’s method of electing statewide officials is racist and dilutes the black vote JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A lawsuit says Mississippi’s method of electing statewide officials is racist and dilutes the black vote. The post A laws...
2019-05-30, 17:32

Black Woman Gets a Racist Surprise with Her Drive-Thru Order: ‘I Seek Justice for This Hate Crime’ After ordering your food in the drive-thru, it’s only natural to check your receipt in order to asses the damage to your bank account. I mean, did yo...
2019-06-14, 21:01

Twitter exec: ‘Jail,’ ‘impeachment’ for Trump, calls social media chief ‘racist d--k’ A senior Twitter manager who has called for jailing and impeaching President Trump and slammed the White House social media chief with four-letter sl...
2019-07-15, 18:32

Notre Dame African-American mascot responds to racist social media criticism Samuel Jackson, Notre Dame's new leprechaun mascot, took to Twitter to answer social media criticism, hoping to use "negative energy" in good wa...
2019-09-05, 07:00

Biden Extols His Black Support: ‘I Think They Know Me’ In an interview with black journalists, the former vice president cited his support among black voters to push back on criticism of his candidacy as ...
2019-08-28, 08:16

The brand label that stokes Trump’s fury: ‘Racist, racist, racist.’ Throughout his career as a real estate magnate, a celebrity provocateur and a politician, Trump has recoiled from being called the r-word, even thoug...
2019-08-11, 23:32

"Agenda Of White Nationalists": Congresswomen Slam Trump's Racist Attack After being singled out by President Donald Trump with racist tweets - following days of scolding from their own party leaders - four Democratic cong...
2019-07-16, 06:32

Congresswomen Targeted by Trump’s Racist Tweets: ‘This Is the Agenda of White Nationalists’ The four freshmen Congresswomen who President Donald Trump attacked on Twitter issued a scathing joint rebuke Monday, calling his remarks “hate...
2019-07-16, 02:16

'Keep Marysville white': racist remark by would-be councilor shocks Michigan city A question about diversity in a candidate’s forum produced a jaw-dropping response from first-time candidate Jean CramerFor the first hour of the ele...
2019-08-24, 02:16

CNN Invites White Supremacist Richard Spencer to Explain Why Trump Isn’t Racist Enough In an obvious nod to Donald Trump’s “both sides” doctrine, America’s third-favorite cable news outlet (second, if you don’t count Trump’s personal pr...
2019-07-17, 21:48

‘Many People Agree With Me.’ Trump Defends Racist Tweets About Congresswomen (WASHINGTON) — Unbowed by searing criticism, President Donald Trump on Monday emphatically defended his tweet calling on four Democratic congre...
2019-07-16, 02:16

Police Officers Get Exposed for Making Racist Social Media Posts, So Cities Decide to Investigate Police officers and departments across the nation have been accused of having implicit bias against and racist views about black people for a long ti...
2019-06-05, 21:16

Black housekeeper not allowed to clean church because priest's dog 'doesn't like black people' Collierville priest Jacek Kowal had said that he opposed the characterization of his actions as racist, but his dog is aggressive toward African Amer...
2019-08-19, 20:48

Black voters are cutting Biden some slack — for now The former vice president’s talk of working with segregationists has not torpedoed Biden’s strong support among African Americans. But they warn thei...
2019-06-22, 22:32

After President Trump’s Racist Tweets, People Have Been Searching for the Definition of ‘Racism’ As backlash and debate over a series of racist tweets posted by President Donald Trump continues, Merriam-Webster dictionary announced a big uptick i...
2019-07-18, 22:00

A Police Union Is Telling Cops to Use the Punisher's Logo Amid an Investigation Into Racist Social Media Posts Earlier this year, a group of St. Louis police officers were put on administrative leave after their racist social media posts were resurfaced, promp...
2019-07-16, 09:16

Woman Who Wanted to Keep Michigan Town White ‘As Possible’ Withdraws Her City Council Bid, But Not Before Saying More Racist Nonsense Jean Cramer, a city council candidate in Michigan who publicly said she wanted to keep her community as white “as possible,” withdrew her candidacy o...
2019-08-28, 00:48

CNN faces backlash after interviewing white nationalist Richard Spencer about Trump's racist tweets David J. Phillip/AP CNN sparked heavy criticism on social media on Tuesday after interviewing a prominent white nationalist, Richard Spencer, about ...
2019-07-17, 12:16

Biden Has Deep Connection to Black Voters. Will It Translate Into Votes? The Democratic front-runner leads in the polls among African-Americans, and older black voters admire him. But it’s not “locked down,’’ said one part...
2019-09-16, 04:00

Rush Limbaugh: Media doesn't really want Biden to be the Democratic nominee Has the media given up on former Vice President Joe Biden? According to conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh, that may be the case as the ...
2019-06-13, 00:32

This AI is so goddamn smart, it can name other AIs AI models are wonderful and weird. Some of them can create videos from just one image, and some can stop your cat from getting inside a house with pr...
2019-07-02, 13:16

The Goddamn KFC Just Up And Exploded What the hell! This KFC in Eden, North Carolina just exploded out of nowhere overnight, leaving residents gazing upon nothing but scattered rubble wh...
2019-07-12, 20:16

Why are arguments always so black and white? | Eva Wiseman From politics to the bear pit of the Jeremy Kyle Show and Radio 4’s Today programme, there seems little room for nuance. And yet we live in a world w...
2019-05-26, 07:16

Controversies test appeal of Democrats Biden, Buttigieg to black voters At various stages of their presidential campaigns, Joe Biden and Pete Buttigieg have each faced a central question: Can a Democratic Party that incre...
2019-06-21, 04:48

Rev. Al Sharpton: Black vote is not a 'lock for anyone' in 2020; Biden should have apologized 'two weeks ago' Rev. Al Sharpton said the current field of Democratic presidential candidates shouldn't take the black vote for granted on "Morning Joe" Monday, clai...
2019-07-09, 02:32

De Blasio's attack on Biden backfires, sparking mockery on social media NYC mayor Bill de Blasio was the subject of mockery on Wednesday after attempting to slam his Democratic rival former Vice President Joe Biden over a...
2019-06-06, 05:48

The Sims 4 Gets Goddamn Wizards Meet Lucretia Sand, witch. She’s the Sim I made for The Sims 4’s latest magic-centric expansion. Puns aside, she’s the perfect character to explore t...
2019-09-10, 11:32

Philadelphia police union calls commissioner ‘irresponsible’ amid investigation into alleged racist, anti-Muslim social media posts The head of Philadelphia's police union has accused the city’s police commissioner of being “premature and irresponsible” with comments about expecti...
2019-06-21, 01:00

Joe and Jill Biden have made $15M since leaving White House WASHINGTON – “Middle Class Joe” is now rolling in dough. Former Vice President Joe Biden and wife, Jill, raked in more than $15.6 million in the two ...
2019-07-10, 00:32

How DARE You Ask Joe Biden to Call Trump a White Supremacist In 2015, Donald Trump opened his campaign by saying Mexican immigrants were “rapists” and “drug dealers.” Now, four years later, major Democratic pol...
2019-08-09, 03:00

Joe Biden raised $21.5 million for his White House bid, campaign says Biden showed his fundraising prowess, but likely did not see a boost in donations after the Democratic debate when he came under sharp attack from op...
2019-07-03, 19:16

Trump and Kim Jong-un 'agree' Biden has a 'low IQ', White House says Sarah Sanders told Meet the Press the president’s point of view was not guided by the North Korean leaderDonald Trump and Kim Jong-un “agree in their...
2019-05-26, 23:16

The new 'Twilight Zone' is available to stream in black and white CBS All Access just gave nostalgia-seekers something to watch this weekend. As promised, the streaming service has released a version of Jordan Peel...
2019-06-02, 01:16

Black US lawmaker says white man told her to 'go back where you came from’ State representative Erica Thomas says she was verbally attacked in supermarket while shopping with her nine-year-old daughterA pregnant African Amer...
2019-07-20, 15:32

Black lawmaker says white man told her to ‘go back where you came from’ "And this white man comes up to me and says, 'You lazy son of a bitch,'" Erica Thomas said, "He says, 'You lazy son of a bitch; you need to go back w...
2019-07-20, 06:16

The ethics of deepfakes aren’t always black and white Chances are if you’ve seen a deepfake, such as this now infamous video of Obama ‘speaking’ Comedian Jordan Peele’s words, it has left an uncomfortabl...
2019-06-16, 18:48

Tennis: Black and white's all right for stylish Barty Australian eighth seed Ashleigh Barty is not known for extravagant outfits, preferring to let her tennis do the talking on court, but she made an imp...
2019-05-27, 21:32

Conrad Black: 2020 Dems are 'ludicrous troop of unqualified candidates'; Biden 'not up for the job' The 2020 Democratic field is a collection of nearly two-dozen unqualified presidential hopefuls -- led by former Vice President Joe Biden, who is not...
2019-07-11, 06:32

Biden's support from black voters cut in half after debate: Reuters/Ipsos poll Former Vice President Joe Biden, the early front-runner for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, has lost support among African-Americans aft...
2019-07-03, 17:32

New Poll Shows That Black Voters Favor Former Vice President Joe Biden in 2020 A new poll has shown what we all feared—fine, maybe it’s just me—but black folks, at least the ones polled, have declared that Vice President Joe Bid...
2019-06-12, 03:16

Democratic candidates court black voters; Biden addresses race criticism Winning the support of black voters in the United States was the focus of Democratic presidential hopefuls on Saturday, including former Vice Preside...
2019-07-06, 22:00

Joe Biden Condemns Racism While Visiting a Black Church and Says Whites ‘Can Never Fully Understand’ (BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) — Visiting a black church bombed by the Ku Klux Klan during the civil rights era, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Bide...
2019-09-16, 05:32

Biden Defends Record on Race Before a Black Audience at Rainbow-PUSH Convention A day after getting spanked on the issue of race during the second night of the Democrats’ presidential primary debate, former Vice President Joe Bid...
2019-06-29, 02:16

Biden adviser Symone Sanders lashes out at media over Hyde Amendment coverage Biden campaign senior advisor Symone Sanders had a heated clash with MSNBC anchor Chris Jansing on Friday about the Democratic frontrunner's sudden r...
2019-06-08, 06:16

Don't Miss: social media violence, lowdown on AI, scary black holes Watch a town descend into chaos after a social media hack, learn how much we really know about AI, explore science-art links – and peer inside black ...
2019-05-21, 17:48

‘This is white nationalism’: Biden and Buttigieg condemn Trump’s actions Democratic 2020 candidates accused president of ‘coddling white nationalism’ following El Paso at a fundraiser dinner in IowaMore top Democrats, incl...
2019-08-11, 04:00

Joe Biden represents a failed white liberalism | Malaika Jabali Black Americans are disproportionately loyal to the Democratic party, yet suffer most when Democrats align policy with racists and a wealthy minority...
2019-06-28, 11:16

White House says Trump, North Korea agree Biden is ‘low IQ’ President Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un don’t always see eye-to-eye but they both agree that Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Bi...
2019-05-27, 00:32

Cornel West says Biden needs to get off 'symbolic crack pipe' or black voters will head to Trump Harvard University Professor Cornel West said Tuesday that former Vice President Joe Biden “needs to get off his symbolic crack pipe” or he’ll lose b...
2019-05-29, 16:48

Black-and-white adventure 'Minit' lands on iOS and Android Indie adventure game Minit caught the attention of many when it landed on consoles and PC last year, through a combination of its monochrome pixelate...
2019-06-27, 22:32

Black couple gets gun pulled on them by white campground manager A black couple had a gun pulled on them by a white manager after picnicking on campgrounds in Mississippi. Veuer’s Natasha Abellard has the sto...
2019-05-30, 22:01

A white father called police on a black man. Both men speak out A black man who was accused of trespassing at a San Francisco apartment building by a white father and shot video of their tense encounter is respond...
2019-07-11, 03:48

There Is Yet Another Dodge Charger Special Edition and This One Is Black or White One of the things that makes Dodge so wholesomely Dodge is that it regularly and eloquently debuts new editions of its rapidly aging muscle cars, ke...
2019-06-05, 21:16

KOA fires white worker who pulled gun on black visitors JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A white employee of a Mississippi campground has been fired after video showed her holding a gun while telling an African Ameri...
2019-05-29, 02:00

White House to Hold Social Media Summit The White House will hold a social media summit on July 11, aiming to have a “robust conversation” about online platforms such as Google and Facebook...
2019-06-28, 00:32

Liberal Media Scream: CNN’s Don Lemon gives Trump’s black jobs credit to Obama This week’s Liberal Media Scream features CNN host Don Lemon urged black voters not to believe President Trump’s success in reducing black unemployme...
2019-09-10, 01:00

Facts about skin cancer in black people Black people can get skin cancer, though it is less likely to affect them than people with lighter skin. For darker-skinned people, it usually occurs...
2019-07-17, 07:48

Scientists Confirm All Black People Look Alike Instead of curing deadly diseases like cancer, AIDS or racism, researchers at some of California’s top universities came together to explore one of t...
2019-07-06, 19:32

Smithsonian's first black leader: 'There are still doors people can't get in' Lonnie Bunch, named the 14th secretary of the Washington DC institution, aims to define Americanness through diverse storiesThe corridor of power at ...
2019-05-29, 17:32

If only I’d had a colonoscopy at 45, as all black people should | Yolanda Young Scientists say it takes 10 years for a polyp to become cancerous, so had I been tested at 45, I probably could have avoided a cancer diagnosis altoge...
2019-08-06, 19:32

New Survey Says: Politicians Don’t Care About Black People Tired of politicians talking at, about, but never to, black people, a bevy of organizations joined to conduct the largest survey of black people in t...
2019-05-29, 04:00

CHEAP: Good goddamn, Google’s Pixel 3 is only $499 — THAT’S 37% OFF, YO Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! There are a whole load of good Android phones out there, but ...
2019-08-06, 16:00

White House calls Biden’s planned remarks on Trump ‘laughable’ The White House on Tuesday dismissed as “laughable” Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s expected remarks in a speech in I...
2019-06-11, 22:16

Biden healthcare plan draws contrast with White House rivals Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden unveiled a $750 billion healthcare plan on Monday that he said would strengthen the Affordable Care Ac...
2019-07-15, 22:32

Joe and Jill Biden made more than $15 million in two years after leaving the White House Joe Biden and his wife Jill took in more than $15 million in the two years after the former vice president left the Obama administration, according t...
2019-07-10, 00:16

Biden vows to repeal Trump tax cuts on 'Day One' if he captures White House Former Vice President and current presidential candidate Joe Biden promised that on "day one" he would repeal President Trump's 2017 tax cuts and clo...
2019-06-23, 07:32

Trump agrees with North Korean leader Kim on Biden -White House U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un agree on their assessment of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, White House press...
2019-05-26, 22:00

Google may add an extra Pixel 4 color to the black and white stable While the rumored "Mint Green" color for the Pixel 3 never materialized, and the midrange Pixel 3a came with a Purple-ish option, there is now renewe...
2019-06-21, 20:01

Black and white flag becomes F1's official 'yellow card' warning FIA race director Michael Masi says the return of a black and white flag warning for unsportsmanlike driver conduct should be considered Formula 1's ...
2019-09-04, 15:00

Michigan cops stop black man for looking at white woman ‘suspiciously’ Police in Michigan stopped a black man for almost 20 minutes and asked for his ID after a white woman reported that he was “looking at her suspicious...
2019-08-17, 02:00

Video shows white cops gun down fleeing black teen A black teenage robbery suspect was fatally shot in the back while fleeing two white Colorado police officers, new surveillance video shows. De’Von B...
2019-08-07, 22:32

White Officers Who Led Black Man on Rope Won’t Face Criminal Charges A photograph of the man’s arrest in Galveston, Tex., on Aug. 3 evoked images of slavery. The authorities are also investigating whether the officers ...
2019-08-19, 14:16

Black men are 2.5 times more likely to be killed by police force than white men: Study A new study is painting a bleak picture for law enforcement across the country. Veuer’s Nick Cardona has that story. ...
2019-08-06, 22:00

White campground worker fired after pulling gun on black visitors Campground Carla? A white campground worker in Mississippi was fired this week after she was caught on video pulling a gun on a black couple and orde...
2019-05-29, 07:48

Joe Biden the subject of critical editorial published by North Korea's state-owned media agency North Korea's news agency published a scathing op-ed on Tuesday, deriding former Vice President Joe Biden's intelligence, demeanor and all-around qua...
2019-05-21, 23:48

New Gizmodo Media CEO ripped for bringing in ‘older white guys’ Jim Spanfeller, the new CEO of G/O Media, is getting flak for bringing in “older white guys” from his past to run Gizmodo Media and The Onion after h...
2019-07-19, 06:32

Big Tech Is a Likely Target at White House Social-Media Summit A “Social Media Summit” at the White House this week will offer a platform for Trump supporters who say they face censorship by left-tilting Big Tech...
2019-07-10, 14:48

White House social media summit not a ‘one-and-done,’ Trump’s allies say Trump coupled his admonitions of the tech industry — delivered Thursday in front of more than 200 of his closest online allies — with a promise to su...
2019-07-13, 05:16

| Trump escalates war on social media at White House 'summit' Escalating his attacks on Silicon Valley, US President Donald Trump hinted at new regulations on social media as he gathered critics of major online ...
2019-07-11, 20:48

White People Are Boring Soggy toilet paper sheet repurposed as a mesh romper for bougie chipmunks David Brooks emerged from his seltzer waterbed today to warn us that the De...
2019-06-28, 22:16

Black NHL star told to 'stick to basketball' in 'racially motivated' social media comment San Jose Sharks star Evander Kane claims he was subjected to what he called a “racially motivated” comment after he was told on Instagram to “stick t...
2019-08-30, 01:48

DNC Warns Candidates: Don't Fucking Swear at Our Goddamn Debate As it turns out, the DNC has something (new) in common with 100 percent of the readers who send me emails: They’d prefer no swear words, please!...
2019-09-11, 01:32

Turns out every children's TV show character is a goddamn giant Fools that we are, it’s long been assumed that cartoon characters meant to look like children are at least roughly child-sized. In order to hold onto...
2019-06-19, 20:48

Joe Biden Plans to Call Trump an ‘Existential Threat.’ The White House Says That’s ‘Laughable’ (DES MOINES, Iowa) — The White House says Joe Biden’s plan to call President Donald Trump an “existential threat” to the nati...
2019-06-11, 23:16

Joe Biden stops short of calling Trump a white supremacist: 'You just want me to say the words so I sound like everybody else' Former Vice President Joe Biden, who was quick to connect Donald Trump's racist rhetoric to the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, s...
2019-08-09, 07:32

Biden says Trump fans 'flames of white supremacy' as Democrats attack racism Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden on Wednesday accused Republican President Donald Trump of fueling the white supremacy beliefs blamed f...
2019-08-08, 05:00

In black and white: why Newcastle United fans want Mike Ashley out – podcast As the Premier League season kicks off this weekend, David Conn examines the fraught relationship between Newcastle United fans and the club’s owner,...
2019-08-09, 05:32

#PicnickingWhileBlack: Pistol-Packing White Woman Pulls Gun on Black Couple A black couple who planned to spend their Memorial Day enjoying the beauty of nature found themselves at the wrong end of a gun barrel when a pistol-...
2019-05-30, 07:48

White campground manager fired after holding gun in confrontation with black couple A Kampgrounds of America manager has been fired after a viral video of her holding a gun at an African American couple who did not have a reservation...
2019-05-29, 20:32

White Mississippi man who burned a cross near the home of black residents has been charged A man faces federal charges in a 2017 cross burning outside the home of African American residents in a small Mississippi town.    &#...
2019-07-01, 19:16

Latest Pixel 4 leak offers our best look at black and white color variants While smartphone news may be dominated by Apple's iPhone 11 today, it's worth remembering that Google is also readying the launch of its up...
2019-09-11, 07:32

Fuji Is Bringing Back Black-and-White Film Because the Kids Demanded It Young people take the blame for a lot of the world’s problems. Ignoring the fact that wages have been stagnant for the last 40 years, we’re often bla...
2019-06-11, 02:00

Is federal carbon tax killing jobs? Experts say answer isn’t ‘black and white’ The Saskatchewan Government has said the carbon tax is killing jobs, but one expert says job losses in the energy sector are not the result of any so...
2019-08-26, 03:48

White officers in Texas who led black man on rope avoid criminal charges Donald Neely was arrested by two mounted officers who handcuffed him and used a rope to lead him through the city Two white police officers who promp...
2019-08-20, 07:16

Rich White Man Gets Away With Shoving Black NBA Basketball Player Because He Has a Lot of Money [Updated] Kyle Lowry was on fire Wednesday when he helped his Toronto Raptors dismantle a hobbled Golden State Warriors team in Game 3 of the NBA Finals, 123-1...
2019-06-07, 07:16

Cafe Coffee Day Mourns Co-Founder's Death With A Black And White Logo Cafe Coffee Day (CCD) on Wednesday changed its red logo to black background with text in white across social networking platforms in remembrance of i...
2019-08-01, 00:32

Black couple turns away white repairman who had Confederate flag on truck A black couple in Georgia turned away a white repairman who showed up to their house while flying a large Confederate flag, leaving the couple in utt...
2019-07-05, 16:32

White officer guilty of assaulting black pedestrian can get charge expunged An ex-officer has pleaded guilty to felony assault by choking a black pedestrian, but that and other charges will be dismissed in a year.  ...
2019-08-09, 23:00

#NotMyAriel: White Twitter Is Big Mad About Disney Casting a Black Little Mermaid [Corrected] As the nation celebrated the national holiday that symbolizes all men being created equal, a small minority of mistreated Americans cranked up the Ca...
2019-07-05, 22:16

Assault charge dropped against black boy who beaned white classmate with ball Charges have been dropped in a racially charged assault case involving a 10-year-old black boy — which caught the attention of comedian D.L. Hu...
2019-07-31, 21:16

Black And White Or Coloured? Viral Optical Illusion Confuses The Internet Every so often, an optical illusion goes viral on the Internet and makes us question our own eyes. This week too, a mind-boggling optical illusion is...
2019-08-03, 04:32

Study: Humans’ racial biases extend even to black and white robots If you do a quick Google search for ‘robot,’ you’ll be faced with a wall of white robots. According to a recent study called “Robots and Racism,” hum...
2019-07-24, 15:48

Kate Middleton's Order of the Garter Look Proves Black and White Will Never Go Out of Style Kate Middleton attended the 2019 Order of the Garter service in style. The Duchess of Cambridge arrived at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle on...
2019-06-18, 00:48

White House summons tech, social media firms after shootings White House officials and big social media companies met on Friday to talk about how to curb extremism online after two mass shootings last weekend t...
2019-08-10, 00:32

Trump hosts right-wing social media summit at White House Right-wing media personalities will be at the White House on Thursday for a social media summit hosted by President Donald Trump to tackle perceived ...
2019-07-11, 12:16

The White House's social media summit may not include Facebook and Twitter The White House's upcoming social media summit might be missing some key players when it goes ahead this week. Facebook and Twitter have not bee...
2019-07-08, 22:16

Leaked Emails Show How White Nationalists Have Infiltrated Conservative Media Conservative institutions in the Donald Trump era have often sought to portray themselves as shocked and appalled by the so-called “alt-right.” White...
2019-08-30, 02:16

Donald Trump Escalates War On Social Media At White House 'Summit' President Donald Trump ramped up his attacks on Silicon Valley giants on Thursday with a call for "regulatory and legislative solutions" to what he d...
2019-07-12, 04:16

Sanders campaign fights media narrative that White House bid is slipping Sen. Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign is pushing back against what they call a faulty narrative in the media that the independent senator from V...
2019-08-13, 04:32

‘We will not let them get away with it’: Trump threatens social media ahead of White House summit President Trump plans to gather Republican lawmakers, political strategists and online provocateurs for a "social media summit" at the White House on...
2019-07-11, 17:16

Joe Biden Accidentally Told People to Visit ‘Joe 30330.’ The Internet Responded Accordingly All eyes were on frontrunner Joe Biden ahead of Wednesday’s Democratic primary debate. And just before the broadcast ended, the former Vice Pre...
2019-08-01, 14:48

Indiana police officer who fatally shot black man resigns, union says, due to stress, media attention A white Indiana police officer who fatally shot a black man, sparking protests and roiling the presidential campaign of South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigi...
2019-07-16, 23:48

Dear White People, How You Like Your Grits? OK, OK, OK, I have a confession—the headline is a tad misleading as I don’t really care how white people like their grits or whether they know what a...
2019-06-20, 01:32

Nearly 1 in 3 Young Black People Say the Democratic Party Doesn’t Care About Them Young black people are more likely than their peers to consider themselves Democrats—and “strong Democrats” at that—but nearly a third of them believ...
2019-08-01, 22:00

"His Dog Doesn't Like Black People", US Priest's Staff Told Housekeeper The home of a Catholic priest was the last place LaShundra Allen ever would have expected to be denied work because of her skin color, she said. Alle...
2019-08-19, 19:16

Bryan Cranston’s Tony speech: ‘The media isn’t the enemy of the people’ Bryan Cranston’s “mad as hell” acceptance speech could have gone very wrong Sunday night at the 73rd annual Tony Awards ceremony. A...
2019-06-10, 15:32

DHS to Ramp Up Social Media Monitoring of People Entering the Country The Department of Homeland Security is stepping up the government’s existing program of demanding people entering the country hand over the details o...
2019-09-08, 07:16

US to Use Fake Social Media to Check People Entering Country US Citizenship and Immigration Services officers can now create fictitious social media accounts to monitor social media information on foreigners se...
2019-08-31, 12:48

Antonio Brown And The Raiders Have Conspired To Ruin Every Goddamn Thing Let us start with a hearty LOL. The Oakland Raiders traded for downfield savant Antonio Brown during the offseason, handed him $30-plus million in gu...
2019-09-05, 21:00

Biden to link Trump to El Paso shooting, rise of white supremacy in fiery speech Saying that President Trump has “fanned the flames of white supremacy in this nation,” Democratic presidential primary front-runner Joe Biden on Wedn...
2019-08-07, 17:00

Booker Bodies Biden, Bernie Gets Cardi, and Kamala Gets Clapped: 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 5 Before you read The Root’s 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings for Week 5, we want you to close your eyes and use your imagination. It’s January 2...
2019-08-02, 20:48

Here's how gender wage gap affects black women, who are paid 61 cents for every $1 for white males Thursday marks Black Women's Equal Pay Day, which is when the combination of their wages so far this year, plus all of their 2018 income, matche...
2019-08-22, 18:16

Baseball fans trashed the MLB Players' Weekend black-and-white jerseys MLB Players' Weekend returned for its third year on Friday, and fans are roasting the league's decision to introduce solid black and white ...
2019-08-24, 07:16

Black Woman Alleges She Was Denied Service, Forced to Give Up Her Seat for White Men Welcome to 2019: Where our president is racist, our college campuses aren’t far behind, and black people are apparently still expected to give up the...
2019-06-28, 19:32

This short movie gives an inside look into how Ilford makes its iconic black and white film Since 1912, Ilford Photo has been making film rolls for photography enthusiasts from across the globe, giving recreational and professional photograp...
2019-07-17, 20:32

White cops no more likely to shoot minorities dead than black, Hispanic officers: study The study out of Michigan State University and the University of Maryland at College Park found "no evidence of anti-Black or anti-Hispanic dispariti...
2019-07-23, 08:32

A White Woman Charges She Got Kicked Out of Her Rental for Having a Play Date With Black Folks A white woman from Georgia is suing her former landlords, saying they evicted her because she dared to have black guests over at the home she rented ...
2019-07-11, 08:48

Meet the Black Preacher Invited to the White House to Spread the MAGA Gospel After years of being left out of the Marvel Universe as the arch-nemesis to everything black, including Colin Kaepernick, Eric Holder, Barack Obama, ...
2019-07-31, 18:32

Framing John DeLorean Is the Story of a Man Whose Life Was Too Colorful for a Black and White World The narratives around John Z. DeLorean usually go one of two ways. He’s either remembered as an iconoclastic hero of American motoring, a David who f...
2019-06-05, 21:16

Media ‘greatly misinterpreted’ Trump’s comments, White House press secretary says On Friday, Trump "ordered" U.S. companies to move their businesses out of China, and increased tariffs in response to levies imposed on U.S. products...
2019-08-29, 01:16

Trump invites conservative social media personalities to White House summit President Trump on Thursday will hold a “Social Media Summit” at the White House, where he will meet his prominent online personalities and vent his ...
2019-07-11, 15:32

Facebook and Twitter Not Invited to White House Social Media Summit This Week The Trump regime will host a social media summit this Thursday that will include “digital leaders,” according to the White House, but there are at le...
2019-07-08, 16:16

Facebook and Twitter have not been invited to White House social media summit, sources say The White House has not extended invitations to Facebook and Twitter to attend its social media summit on Thursday, people familiar with the matter s...
2019-07-07, 19:32

White House Hosts Social Media Summit for Pro-Trump Digital Warriors Conservative fringe figures will get their moment with President Trump during a “social media summit,” where they will share stories of what they cal...
2019-07-11, 18:32

Nafissa Thompson-Spires: ‘I wanted to see more stories about nerdy black people’ The African American author on how a 19th-century abolitionist helped her portray life under Trump, living with pain and tackling taboosNafissa Thomp...
2019-08-05, 17:48

Investment managers don’t understand how to rate funds managed by black people Enlarge (credit: Govt. of Alberta / Flickr) Science has struggled to increase the diversity of the research community, trying to ensure that everyo...
2019-08-14, 18:32

Baltimore residents: Trump's attacks 'denigrate, dehumanize black people' After Donald Trump’s attack on a Baltimore district as ‘disgusting’ and ‘dangerous’ , we asked residents to share their perspectives on the cityPresi...
2019-07-31, 21:16

Black Mirror reminds us that sometimes unhappy people sing happy songs If “Smithereens” shows how a substantial running time can improve a slight story, “Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too” shows how it can completely fail an o...
2019-06-06, 01:48

Give "Promised Rs 15 Lakh Black Money" To People: Mamata Banerjee To BJP The BJP should give its "promised Rs 15 lakh black money" to people, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said today at the mega Martyrs' Day r...
2019-07-21, 15:48

Nepal Objects To US Envoy's Move To Engage With People On Social Media The Nepal government today took strong exception to the US envoy's move to engage with Nepali people on a weekly basis through social media, saying i...
2019-05-23, 23:48

'I've had people saying they're going to come to my house' - Declan Rice reveals social media abuse "Declan Rice has opened up on the extent of the abuse he received after switching his international allegiance from the Republic of Ireland to Englan...
2019-09-10, 16:00

Biden Misses the Bus, Booker Starts to Cuss, and Harris Adjusts: The Root’s 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 2 Welcome back to The Root’s 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, where our select committee of activists, consultants, politicians, and analysts de...
2019-07-04, 01:16

White Arkansas woman pulls gun on 4 black teens raising money for football team The wife of an Arkansas jail administrator Jerri Kelly pulled a gun on four black teen who raising money for their high school football team.  ...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Meet the 4 Black Men Who Are Shaking Up the White Male-Dominated Venture Capital Investment World The last few months have been a whirlwind for four young black businessmen who are quickly becoming superstars in the business investment arena. In a...
2019-07-24, 19:16

Kaitlynn Carter Celebrates Her Birthday With Miley Cyrus and a Black and White Photo Shoot It was a party in the USA for Kaitlynn Carter's birthday. On Wednesday, the Hills reality star rang in her 31st birthday with famous company: Miley...
2019-09-05, 17:32

White House questions tech giants on ways to predict shootings from social media The technology could serve as an early-warning system for potential attacks, White House officials proposed at the brainstorming session, perhaps com...
2019-08-10, 08:32

Trump looks to rally controversial online allies at White House social media summit Some experts fear Trump's invite list might legitimize their online tactics -- posting incendiary, misleading tweets or videos -- entering the 2020 e...
2019-07-10, 02:01

White House Social Media Summit promises to be carnival of conservative bias victimhood The White House Social Media summit is shaping up to be a carnival of right-wing extremists and conspiracy-theorists who believe they are victims of ...
2019-07-09, 03:16

Minorities in the US breathe in more air pollution caused by white people Black and Hispanic people are disproportionately exposed to air pollution produced by white people, a study analyzing personal consumption has foundB...
2019-06-09, 09:48

Suspect taken into custody for ‘hate’ attacks on white people in NYC A man wanted in a Manhattan ‘hate crime’ spree against white pedestrians has been taken into custody, police sources said. Todd Lyons, 33...
2019-08-24, 18:16

How Tessa Thompson Hopes to Inspire a Young Generation of People in Men in Black: International Tessa Thompson continues to be all kinds of goals. Speaking to E! News at the New York City premiere of Men in Black: International, the 35-year-old...
2019-06-13, 04:48

Toni Morrison’s gift was to make black people feel seen | Irenosen Okojie In her inspirational writing, she gave voice to reality of the African American experienceIt is impossible to fully encapsulate the magnitude and inf...
2019-08-12, 18:00

Bill de Blasio Talks ICE, Sex Work Decriminalization and Why Black People Should Support His Campaign New York City Mayor and 2020 presidential candidate Bill de Blasio said Donald Trump won the 2016 Election because people stayed home instead of hitt...
2019-09-12, 02:00

AI trained to detect hate speech online found to be biased against black people Researchers in one study discovered that leading AI models for processing hate speech were one and a half times more likely to flag tweets as offensi...
2019-08-16, 18:32

Biden Brings the Pain, Warren Starts to Gain and Yang Makes It Rain: 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 9 We’re back! Yes, after a short break, The Root 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings are back just in time for the Hunger Games of the third Democra...
2019-09-13, 21:00

White Mississippi sheriff calls lawmaker ‘worse than a black person’ in text White Mississippi Sheriff Jim Johnson made a racist remark in a text message, a public records request by a local newspaper reveals.   ...
2019-08-15, 00:00

White woman arrested after holding 4 black teens fundraising for football team at gunpoint, police say Four black teenage boys who were going door to door in their Arkansas community to fundraise were held at gunpoint and forced to the ground by a whit...
2019-08-18, 19:16

Florida White Supremacist Arrested for Plot to Shoot Up Walmart; FBI Still Fixated on ‘Black Identity Extremists’ Florida cops arrested a 26-year-old man Friday after he threatened to shoot up a Walmart—an instant callback to the mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, ...
2019-08-12, 15:32

Florida White Supremacist Arrested for Plot to Shoot Up Walmart; FBI Still Fixated on 'Black Identity Extremists' Florida cops arrested a 26-year-old man Friday after he threatened to shoot up a Walmart—an instant callback to the mass shooting in El Paso, Texas l...
2019-08-11, 23:00

White Woman Claims She Invented the Hair Bonnet, Black Twitter Tells Her to Go Back to Wypipostan A white woman may have secured her spot in the Columbusing Hall of Fame after claiming that she invented an accessory used by black women ever since ...
2019-07-22, 22:00

White Supremacist President Blames Media, Internet, and Video Games for Mass Shootings, Says Nothing about Guns If you expected the tragic mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, by two white domestic terrorists (at least one of whom is alleged to b...
2019-08-06, 02:16

White House summit on social media gave a boost to key Trump supporters. They used it to attack Mueller. The bemoaning of social media suppression has proved to be an incredible marketing opportunity — and a route to stardom — for Trump’s right-wing prov...
2019-07-25, 03:16

Trump Invites Consortium of Conservative Internet Trolls to The White House for 'Social Media Summit' As a part of President Donald Trump’s latest crusade promoting his misleading and misguided theories that social media companies are discriminating a...
2019-07-03, 02:48

Why Calling the Cops on White People Is a Great Form of Self-Care Yoga is cool. Exercise is fine. Sex is great. Rest is sublime. But if you really want to practice an exciting and efficient version of self-care, try...
2019-07-15, 17:16

The Case for Washcloths: Why White People Need to Wash Their Damn Legs I really don’t know what to write to introduce this video, so I’m just going to be literal. It has recently been revealed, through various social med...
2019-07-02, 01:16

Alabama Dean Quits Because White People Can’t Handle the Truth A University of Roll Tide dean at the center of a controversy over a series of stunningly accurate tweets chose to resign from his position rather th...
2019-09-07, 10:00

'I could have shot you in front of your fucking kids': how cops dehumanize black people | Paul Butler Why would anyone treat someone this way? Research gives a grim answer: some police literally think of blacks as subhuman“I could have shot you in fro...
2019-06-29, 09:48

Stand Your Kampground: Gun-Toting Granny Arrested for Pulling Gun on Black People Attempting to Picnic The pistol-packing, 70-year-old sentient packet of Mississippi sour cream known as Ruby Howell was arrested on Tuesday for brandishing a gun at a bla...
2019-06-05, 21:16

‘What Do People Want Me to Do? Wear Black Every Day?’: How Child Star JoJo Siwa Built Her Sparkly Empire Upstairs at the Beacon Theatre in New York City, little girls were bouncing in like grounders, but JoJo Siwa knew how to field them. She caught their...
2019-08-22, 20:48

Marianne Williamson Explains Her Controversial Views on Prescription Drugs and Why Black People Should Vote for Her During her sitdown interview with The Root, Marianne Williamson balked at suggestions that her dearth of experience in electoral politics makes her u...
2019-08-21, 22:48

‘No justice for black people’: family of man shot by police demand same payout as Justine Damond Father of Jamar Clark says Damond’s family, who received $US20m from Minneapolis, were treated differently The family of an African American man shot...
2019-05-22, 06:32

Syrian army opens corridor for people to leave rebel bastion: state media Syrian government forces opened a corridor on Thursday for people who want to leave insurgent territory in northwest Syria, where an army offensive h...
2019-08-22, 17:48

AOC, Trump join list of celebs and social media stars as 'most influential people on the internet' While Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., and President Trump differ vastly in their political views, a new ranking highlights some common ground ...
2019-07-17, 12:00

Democratic Hopeful Marianne Williamson Asked White Audience Members to Apologize to Black Guests for Slavery I don’t know if 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Marianne Williamson believes that she can win, but she’s certainly entertaining in her losing ef...
2019-07-17, 17:16

President Trump Invited a Cartoonist Known for ‘Anti-Semitic’ Images to a White House Social Media Summit While Facebook and Twitter are reportedly still waiting for their invites, President Donald Trump has invited a cartoonist accused of creating “...
2019-07-07, 20:32

Dear White People’s third season feels more like a gap year than a return to form The trailer for the third season of Netflix’s Dear White People attempts—in its own heavy-handed way—to prepare returning viewers for a substantial ...
2019-08-01, 00:00

A Detroit Music Festival That Charged White People More Backtracks on Its Pricing Afrofuture Fest initially planned to charge people of color $20 and “non-POC” $40. By Sunday evening, it announced a general admission fee of $20 for...
2019-07-08, 06:48

CNN analyst: 'People of color' will pick Dem nominee, not 'white liberals on Twitter' CNN political commentator Paul Begala declared Monday that "people of color" would ultimately select the Democratic nominee in 2020 and suggested the...
2019-06-18, 02:32

Phenomenally Black: Phenomenal Woman and Black Futures Lab Join Forces for Black Women’s Equal Pay Day Meena Harris never intended to start a movement. The attorney, CEO and founder of the Phenomenal Woman Action Campaign—and coincidentally, also the n...
2019-08-23, 08:16

Banking while black: Minority business owners with better credit scores than white counterparts face worse treatment and more scrutiny Black and Hispanic men seeking small business loans faced more scrutiny and worse treatment from bank officers than less qualified white men, accordi...
2019-09-06, 19:00

Lego’s Friends Central Perk Set Is An Impressive Collection Of Tiny White People Not only is there an official Lego set based on classic sitcom Friends hitting stores on September 1, the set comes with the actual actors from the s...
2019-08-08, 18:32

Lois Lane is a White House reporter in new DC comic book ‘Enemy of the People’ Comic book icon Lois Lane is making a return in a new 12-issue series from DC comics. In the series, “Enemy of the People,” the character...
2019-09-14, 15:32

Family: Louisiana-born musician Dr. John dies at 77; blended black and white musical styles with hoodoo-infused persona NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Family: Louisiana-born musician Dr. John dies at 77; blended black and white musical styles with hoodoo-infused persona. The post ...
2019-06-07, 02:16

SUNY professor pens article titled ‘Seeing poor white people makes me happy’ A professor at SUNY Old Westbury is offering a lesson in hate. Nicholas Powers, an associate professor of literature at the taxpayer-funded public co...
2019-06-30, 04:48

'Not just for white, educated foodies': fewer people are shopping at farmers' markets on food stamps California is rich with agriculture, but the region has seen a decline in low-income residents at outdoor marketsSan Francisco farmers’ markets are o...
2019-07-24, 11:48

Top Immigration Official Claims He Didn't See Trump's Racist Tweets But Also Says They Weren't Racist The president can’t stop himself from lobbing racist attacks on House Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar, and Ayanna Pressley....
2019-07-15, 16:48

Oh, He’s RACIST Racist: Anthony Scaramucci Says He Can No Longer Support Trump for President Anthony Scaramucci lasted just 11 short days as Donald Trump’s White House communications director during the summer of 2017. Like many others handpi...
2019-08-13, 05:00

Trump GOP Challenger Joe Walsh: 'I Wouldn’t Call Myself a Racist, but I’ve Said Racist Things' Joe Walsh, former Tea Party congressman turned Republican presidential candidate, is just two days into his quixotic bid to challenge President Donal...
2019-08-27, 02:16

Latest Biden blunder: ‘Poor kids’ are just as bright as ‘white kids’ Gaffe-prone presidential hopeful Joe Biden put his foot in his mouth during an Iowa campaign stop on Thursday when he told a group of predominately A...
2019-08-09, 09:32

Biden says ‘poor kids’ just as bright as ‘white kids’ in latest gaffe Former Vice President Joe Biden, the 2020 Democratic primary frontrunner, made another gaffe Thursday when he told a crowd in Iowa that “poor kids ar...
2019-08-09, 07:32

Joe Biden Says ‘Poor Kids Are Just as Bright’ as ‘White Kids’ at Event for Asian and Hispanic Voters Joe Biden told a group of mostly Asian and Hispanic voters Wednesday that “poor kids are just as bright” as white children. The former vi...
2019-08-09, 21:00

Biden tells minority voters in Iowa that ‘poor kids’ are just as bright as ‘white kids’ The former vice president, who has a history of gaffes, sought quickly to recover while speaking at a town hall hosted by the Asian and Latino Coalit...
2019-08-09, 14:32

Trump claims racist tweets at congresswomen were 'not racist' – live Trump tweets: ‘I don’t have a racist bone in my body’House to vote later on resolution that condemns TrumpSign up for the US briefing and get a new p...
2019-07-16, 18:00

Racist Kris Kobach Puts Out Deranged Video About How He's Not a Racist Former Kansas Republican Secretary of State Kris Kobach—a racist grifter who can’t even spell his own name right—released a new video on Wednesday, ...
2019-07-31, 23:32

Trump's Racist Tweets Aren't Racist, Twitter Decides President Trump’s attack this Sunday on four first-term congresswomen was widely viewed as one of the most racist he’s ever produced. Not everyone ag...
2019-07-16, 02:32

Biden says ‘poor kids are just as bright and just as talented as white kids’ Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden arrives to walk in the Independence Fourth of July parade, Thursday, July 4, 20...
2019-08-10, 06:00

Biden criticized after saying: 'Poor kids are as bright as white kids' Former vice-president’s remarks prompt criticism from left and right amid Democrat’s history of gaffesJoe Biden, the frontrunner for the Democratic n...
2019-08-10, 01:00

Emmett Till being included in 'famous people from Chicagoland' image was 'poor form,' White Sox official says A Chicago White Sox official said Sunday it was “poor form” to show lynching victim Emmett Till in the same scoreboard graphic as Pat Sajak and Orson...
2019-07-02, 15:16

Poll Finds Trump’s Racist Dog Whistle Works With Racists; Republican Support Increases After Racist Tweets Well, it looks like President Trump’s racist tweet targeting the fab four freshmen congresswomen is working; not only has he distracted the public fr...
2019-07-17, 21:48

White News Anchor Keeps Job After Comparing Black Co-Anchor to a Gorilla: ‘He Kinda Looks Like You’ In the long list of things to never say to a black person, right before, “No, you can’t have more napkins” you’ll find comparing us to a primate righ...
2019-08-27, 23:16

Joe Biden Says ‘Poor Kids’ Are Just as Bright as ‘White Kids’ Mr. Biden was speaking at a town hall hosted by the Asian & Latino Coalition in Des Moines when he made the remark, which he quickly sought to recove...
2019-08-09, 20:00

Chris Matthews Asked Kamala Harris to Explain Why She Doesn't Hate White People. Here's the Answer [Corrected] Shortly after Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) finished her cool-down exercises after forcing the former Pinky to Barack Obama’s Brain into submission with ...
2019-06-28, 22:16

The Case for Reparations? All Hell Breaks Loose After AfroFuture Fest Charges White People Double to Attend Throughout the course of 2019, it seems like everyone and their mother has unveiled their stance on reparations. From Democratic presidential candida...
2019-07-08, 17:16

Black Men Are Part of Nature but Nature Is White – a poem It took 55 bullets and 3.5 seconds for police to kill Willie McCoy, which a report called ‘reasonable’. Acclaimed poet Shane McCrae writes about his ...
2019-06-15, 02:16

'Time AI' Crypto Company Sues Black Hat After People Laughed at Its 'Time AI' Tech The creator of a curious encryption technology was heckled on stage during a bizarre presentation at the recent Black Hat security conference in Las ...
2019-08-27, 03:16

The Cwezi: Ancient Race of Mystical People and the Modern-Day Cwezi Cult Accused of Black Magic The Bachwezi people, who are also known as the Ancient Cwezi or Chwezi, were a group of people who legends say ruled the Empire of Kitara (Empire of ...
2019-07-01, 19:16

White-on-White Violence: How a Bedbug Diss Teaches Us Everything We Need to Know About White Male Fragility [Updated] The white male ego and Twitter don’t mix. The white male ego is a frozen raindrop falling on a bed of ice. Twitter is a flamethrower. The white male ...
2019-08-28, 00:48

Joe Biden accuses Trump of deepening racial divide in US as he says racism is 'white man's problem' Joe Biden has lashed out at Donald Trump as he said described racism in the US as an institutional "white man's problem visited on people of colour"....
2019-08-28, 15:16

Joe Biden dubs Trump's White House 'bully pulpit', speaks out against anti-LGBTQ law Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden bashes Trump administration for setting a poor example on human rights.       ...
2019-06-02, 23:32

Jack Black and Jack White meet, at last Fulfilling the prophecy laid down lo these many years ago—presumably nine seconds after the very first Twitter account was formed—musicians Jack Blac...
2019-06-06, 04:16

Dear readers, Dear White People season three has a premiere date It’s only been a little over a year since we last caught up with the students of Winchester University, but given the current state of our government...
2019-06-19, 20:48

Man These Republicans Questioning Mueller Are Just Out of Their Minds Republicans appear to have landed on a method for dealing with Robert Mueller during his testimony before Congress: SHOUTING A LOT CAN YOU HEAR THEM ...
2019-07-24, 20:16

Manny Pacquiao and suspicious minds After beating Keith Thurman last weekend, Manny Pacquiao’s legend gathers pace but so do the accusations being aimed at him, writes Matt Christie The...
2019-07-23, 14:32

Redskins CB Josh Norman rails against media: 'Don't try to twist people' Redskins cornerback Josh Norman said he felt some of his comments about Dallas quarterback Dak Prescott had been taken out of context.   &...
2019-09-16, 08:00

Jack Grey? … Jack White and Jack Black collaborate on new song The long hoped-for partnership was announced by Black at a concert with his band Tenacious DA uniquely satisfying collaboration is on the cards: acto...
2019-08-09, 01:32

German politicians in two minds about Boris Johnson International reactions to Boris Johnson becoming the UK's new prime minister have been mostly positive so far. But what do politicians and business ...
2019-07-24, 18:16

Minds uneasy after pet is euthanized to be buried with owner RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Veterinarians and funeral homes in Virginia are rejecting the idea that pets should be buried with their owners after a recent c...
2019-05-22, 23:48

Race to the Clouds' really 'plays with the minds of racers' It's a motorbike race like no other. Sometimes there are animals on the road, sometimes lightning at the start line and sometimes hail at the finish....
2019-06-27, 19:48

Debating impeachment, Democrats have 2020 on their minds WASHINGTON (AP) — The decisions being made over whether or not to start impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump are personal, gut-wren...
2019-06-18, 04:48

Lil Nas X gives surprise show to a bunch of schoolkids ... who lose their lil minds Lander elementary in Ohio was treated to a concert after the school’s principal made a video of the kids singing Old Town RoadThe students of Lander ...
2019-05-31, 07:00

How Does Mike Pence Ride a Bike? Inquiring Minds Want to Know There are some things I don’t picture members of the Trump administration doing simply because I can’t imagine their anatomy working that way. One of...
2019-08-12, 00:32

How Facebook is capturing the hearts and minds of gamers and streamers Facebook was out in force with a big presence at E3, and the company made a lot of effort to gather eyeballs about games and to draw attention to str...
2019-06-21, 06:00

Deserve's Got Nothing To Do With It When Adults Lose Their Minds Over A Foul Ball Foul ball and dinger retrieval rights shouldn’t necessarily be decided by merit. The most qualified person in a given section to score a game ball is...
2019-05-30, 01:48

Norseman triathlon tests toughest minds and bodies A 3.8km swim in icy fjords, a 180km bike ride, and a full marathon up to the top of Norway's Mount Gaustatoppen - is the Norseman Xtreme Triathlon fo...
2019-08-05, 20:32

Book sales are steady, but tariffs are on publishers’ minds NEW YORK (AP) — Thousands gathered to talk about upcoming books, hear from favorite authors and review the current market at the industry convention ...
2019-06-02, 19:48

I'm Criminal Minds Actor Kirsten Vangsness, and This Is How I Work When Kirsten Vangsness landed the role of hacker Penelope Garcia in CBS’s Criminal Minds, she was still working multiple day jobs. She was also worki...
2019-07-24, 17:00

Michaels-Beerbaum: 'Role models should speak their minds' Speaking to DW, Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum, one of the most successful women in show jumping, talks about being a pioneer in a male-dominated sport a...
2019-07-18, 23:16

All Boys Aren’t Blue: A Black Queer Man Writes About Black Queer Life for Black Queer Kids With All Boys Aren’t Blue, George Johnson is the latest at-bat in what is shaping up to be a burgeoning, yet bountiful genre, that of black queer me...
2019-06-07, 07:16

Some Want Delivery Drones to Buzz Off. Would Stricter Rules Change Their Minds? A parliamentary report into one of the world’s most advanced drone-delivery trials, by a Google affiliate in Australia, raised concerns about privacy...
2019-08-02, 23:00

Why Can’t We Sleep? by Darian Leader review – understanding our sleepless minds Are you so worried about not sleeping it’s keeping you awake? Why ‘sleep science’ has made insomnia worseThe complaint has become all too familiar: t...
2019-05-23, 12:00

India Has Taken Kashmir, But Winning the Hearts and Minds of Kashmiris Will be Harder On the sunny, cloudless morning when Imaad Tariq was born in Kashmir, most of his family had no idea. “Nobody knows that my wife delivered a ba...
2019-08-08, 21:32

Oculus founder: Best US minds need to work on A.I. like they did during the nuclear arms race If U.S. scientists and researchers had refused to work on nuclear weapons, like Google did on AI, the world would be much worse, argues Palmer Luckey...
2019-07-20, 04:48

Don't Miss: African origins, deadly mozzies and meeting of minds This week, listen to a founder of Out-of-Africa theory, read about our deadliest enemy, the mosquito, and explore the future of human and robot minds...
2019-08-03, 18:32

England vs Kosovo: Clock is ticking but Gareth Southgate concentrates minds on the here and now Maintaining a sense of urgency is not always easy during qualification campaigns, but Gareth Southgate is leaving England under no illusions that the...
2019-09-10, 13:00

"Chemical Locha In Their Minds": Alpesh Thakor, Ex-Congress, Slams Party Gujarat OBC leader Alpesh Thakor said that Congress failed to understand what people want. They only repeatedly shouted that scam happened. There was...
2019-05-28, 12:48

Study details how radiation exposure will mess with Mars travelers’ minds Pretend, for a moment, that you’re one of the first travelers taking a trip to Mars. What would be on your mind? Surely the journey itself will...
2019-08-06, 23:00

Lil Nas X surprised an elementary school with "Old Town Road" and the kids lost their minds Admittedly, there aren’t many more avenues that Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” can traverse at this point. After an initial scuffle with the country Bil...
2019-05-30, 18:32

Europe’s record heat wave is changing stubborn minds about the value of air conditioning Only 5 percent of European households — compared with 90 percent of American ones — have air conditioning. Record heat is changing some European mind...
2019-06-28, 17:16

Anti-vaxxers lose minds after religious exemption bill gets pushed through “And these are the religious people?!” The state Capitol turned into a chaotic scene Thursday as both houses of legislature — and eventua...
2019-06-14, 05:48

Death rate for black infants more than double rate for white infants A National Vital Statistics report published Thursday shows declines in infant death rates since 1995 continue, but the rate of decline has slowed in...
2019-08-01, 10:01

Johanna Konta faces meeting of minds with Viktoria Kuzmova in French Open • Briton’s opponent reads Shakespeare in her spare time• Naomi Osaka survives scare against Victoria AzarenkaIf Johanna Konta is to continue her new-...
2019-05-30, 22:48

Ruby Rose on 'Batwoman' and social media: People can 'attack you when you're in your bedroom' Ruby Rose, who is promoting her role as a lesbian Jewish 'Batwoman' on CW, explains that she is afraid for what social media does to teens ...
2019-08-05, 08:16

Kamala Harris Hit Joe Biden on His Civil Rights Record. Here’s What to Know About Biden’s History With Busing Sen. Kamala Harris confronted former Vice President Joe Biden over his civil rights record in one of the most tense moments of Thursday’s Democ...
2019-06-28, 07:16

Surprise! Joe Biden's son Hunter Biden is married, family confirms Other than confirm that former Vice President Joe Biden's 49-year-old son Hunter got married, his family has said little else.   ...
2019-06-13, 02:16

Celebrities poke fun at CNN Democratic debate, jab Harris, Biden: 'Ol' Man Biden just said 'malarkey'' Following the second night of debates for the second round of 2020 Democratic hopefuls, Hollywood stars once again took to social media to voice both...
2019-08-01, 15:32

Trump Consultant Is Trolling Democrats With Biden Site That Isn’t Biden’s Armed with bogus websites that mock leading candidates, a Trump campaign worker is exploiting tensions on the left with Russian-style disinformation....
2019-06-29, 19:48

The moon landing still offers hope in a world ruled by tiny minds | Suzanne Moore As a child I was fascinated by the moon landings. But after once gazing at the stars, our leaders now only look inwards‘I am very grateful that this ...
2019-07-16, 18:00

Joe Biden Called Cory Booker. But Apologize? It’s Not the Biden Way. President Trump’s refusal to admit mistakes may have shifted the gaffe gauge in politics as well as some Democrats’ expectations about their own cand...
2019-06-21, 03:00

Joe Biden Appears to Be The Last Person to Realize That Joe Biden Will Never Be President Between two and four times a week, I come home from whatever it is I was doing before, I change into gym-appropriate clothes, I stuff a four-year-old...
2019-09-13, 21:00

A meeting of minds: Aston Martin, JLR and Porsche lead engineers debate the future of performance cars Three of the greatest minds in motoring assemble to give us their thoughts on performance SUVs, electrification, driver assistance programmes and... ...
2019-07-15, 08:00

Black Is the New Black: Harlem's Fashion Row Presented a Challenge at Its 2019 Gala—and We Were Present “Tonight was a test. How many of you passed?” asked Harlem’s Fashion Row (HFR) founder Brandice Daniel of the packed house at New York City’s One Wor...
2019-09-07, 10:00

Biden Pushes Back on Civil Rights Critics by Playing Up His Obama Connects, While Booker Slams Biden As an ‘Architect of Mass Incarceration’ Joe Biden attempted to ward off doubts raised about his civil rights bona fides Wednesday by reminding attendees of the NAACP convention that he was ...
2019-07-25, 04:32

Users Permanently Alter Their Minds Inside a Network in an Excerpt From Jayinee Basu's The City of Folding Faces Mara is very different now, after digitizing and uploading herself as a “space-time tubeform” into the network of the Roulette. There’s even a word f...
2019-08-24, 04:48

Black Girls Rock! Reminds Us That the World Would Be Lost Without Black Women We owe black women a debt that we could never even imagine repaying. They have blessed us with their presence and for that, we are better as a collec...
2019-09-09, 16:00

Robin Thede on A Black Lady Sketch Show and why Black women will survive the end of the world 2019 has been a banner year for sketch comedy series—first, Netflix released the hilarious and highly experimental I Think You Leave With Tim Robins...
2019-08-03, 17:32

Fidel Castro's Crocodile Attacks Man During Party A man was bitten by a crocodile that once belonged to Cuban leader Fidel Castro. The elderly man had been attending a private party at the Skansen Aq...
2019-08-24, 09:16

Black Homebuyer Finds KKK Application in Cop’s Home—Sheds New Light on Shooting Death of Black Man in 2009 Rob Mathis was ready to make an offer on the house—a grand five-bedroom home sitting on 22 acres in the small town of Holton, Michigan. But during a ...
2019-08-11, 23:00

Black Homebuyer Finds KKK Application in Cop's Home—Sheds New Light on Shooting Death of Black Man in 2009 Rob Mathis was ready to make an offer on the house—a grand 5-bedroom home sitting on 22 acres in the small town of Holton, Michigan. But during a rec...
2019-08-11, 15:00

Sports Illustrated's Media Operations Pawned Off To Unproven Start-Up Helmed By Longtime Media Creeps Control of Sports Illustrated’s media operations has changed hands once again, just three weeks after the now former SI owner Meredith Corp sold the ...
2019-06-18, 03:16

Global Media Forum 2019: Populists, media and power Who holds the power in politics and society? That is one of the questions to be discussed in depth by international participants at DW's Global Media...
2019-05-26, 12:16

Surprise! Joe Biden's Son Hunter Biden Is Married Congratulations are in order for Joe Biden's son Hunter Biden. The former vice president's second child is married. A source tells E! News Hunter t...
2019-06-12, 20:00

Joe Biden’s New Hampshire Trip Had Some Very Joe Biden Moments Joe Biden had fun on his second campaign trip to New Hampshire. The same could not be said for his campaign staff, nervously watching from the sideli...
2019-06-05, 08:48

The Root's 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 3: Kamala Harris Throws Black Voters Under the Bus(ing?) This week’s Root 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings is full of surprises. We have a new No. 1 after several candidates forgot that black people s...
2019-07-11, 22:00

'Shopping while black': Yes, bias against black customers is real Name a store, and I’ll bet I can find a black person who has experienced discrimination there, writes Cassi Pittman ClaytorName a store, any store, f...
2019-06-24, 10:16

A man was bitten in the arm by Fidel Castro's old crocodile in Sweden The man, who was in his mid-70s, was attending a crayfish party — a summer celebration customary in Sweden — at Stockholm's Skansen ...
2019-08-22, 09:16

Castro says 'one person' is responsible for El Paso massacre: 'the shooter' Shortly after New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker said President Trump is "responsible" for Saturday's deadly mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, another Democr...
2019-08-05, 08:16

Why media, especially social media, is vital for Jack Hughes Jarrod Moses, the president of United Entertainment Group, and Jack Hughes discuss how media and social media can help grow Hughes' brand. ...
2019-07-08, 19:00

Sen. John Kennedy: 2020 Dems sounded like 'Castro without the beard' The Democratic presidential candidates praised left-wing policies to the extent they sounded like the late Cuban leader Fidel Castro, according to Se...
2019-06-29, 06:48

| With immigration challenge, Castro brothers shake up Democratic battle Twin brothers Joaquin and Julian Castro are shaking up US presidential politics by forcing attention on the desperate situation of migrants, one as a...
2019-07-04, 10:32

Starlin Castro helps Marlins rally past Phillies 3-2 Starlin Castro's two-run double in the sixth inning capped a comeback by the Miami Marlins, who rallied against Aaron Nola to beat the Philadelp...
2019-08-26, 00:16

More Trump donors who also gave to Castro brothers say they're irked by Dem's tweet When U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro apparently tried to shame more than 40 prominent San Antonians for donating money to President Trump, he also seems to ...
2019-08-08, 14:00

Castro calls Trump Jr. a 'coward' for tweet about Harris' racial heritage 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro slammed Donald Trump Jr. on Sunday for questioning fellow Democratic hopeful Kamala Harris’ raci...
2019-06-30, 18:16

Castro vows to 'maximize executive authority' to pass gun control if elected Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro outlined what he would do about gun control if elected president, in the wake of a shoot...
2019-09-02, 03:16

Castro says Trump's North Korea meeting is 'raising the profile of a dictator' 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro on Sunday criticized President Trump for meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un without ma...
2019-06-30, 18:16

Castro becomes first 2020 Dem to urge embattled Puerto Rico governor to step down Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro is urging embattled Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to step down in the wake of mass protests again...
2019-07-19, 21:00

Arturo Castro Thought There Weren’t Enough Latino Characters on TV. So He Decided to Play Them All Himself On Narcos he was a cruel druglord; on Broad City he was a doting and beloved best friend. On Alternatino, Arturo Castro gets to play both archetypes&...
2019-06-12, 00:48

Houston: Islamic group hosts Sanders and Castro as rightwingers protest Counter-protesters outnumber small group of far-right demonstrators as 2020 contenders speak inside conventionIn Houston on Saturday, an annual Islam...
2019-09-01, 00:16

'You have to face a bully': Castro brothers unite against Trump's race-baiting Presidential hopeful Julián and Texas congressman Joaquin stand up with one voice against president’s anti-immigration policiesThey were born a minut...
2019-07-24, 11:48

Kids can make sceptical parents change their minds on climate change A special curriculum for kids helped them persuade their parents to see climate change as a threat, and it had the most effect on conservative parent...
2019-05-21, 18:00

'What is Google Scholar?': What you need to know about Google's database for students, researchers, and other curious minds Reuters Google Scholar is a searchable database of scholarly literature. It connects users with studies and journal articles, but that doesn't alway...
2019-06-04, 12:16

Jill Biden Would Like You to Vote for Joe Biden, Even If You'd Rather Not Jill Biden, Joe Biden’s wife, would like you to vote for Joe Biden, no matter how many of his gaffes or closet skeletons or pointless healthcare plan...
2019-08-20, 07:16

Houston: Islamic group hosts Sanders and Castro and braces for rightwing rally Several dozen counter-protesters outnumber small group of far-right demonstrators as 2020 contenders speak inside conventionIn Houston on Saturday, a...
2019-08-31, 21:48

O'Rourke struggles, Castro emerges and Warren avoids trouble in Democratic debate Ten Democrats took the stage in the first Democratic debate of the 2020 U.S. election campaign on Wednesday night, each trying to introduce themselve...
2019-06-27, 18:32

Alternatino With Arturo Castro finds relatable moments in even the most specific types of humor After stealing scenes in Broad City and commanding the screen in the third season of Narcos, Arturo Castro has found a starring vehicle—or twenty. Th...
2019-06-19, 10:00

Venezuela Socialist Party deputy meets Castro in show of unity on Cuba trip Venezuela's ruling Socialist Party Vice President Diosdado Cabello met with Cuban Communist Party chief Raul Castro on Friday in Havana in a show of ...
2019-06-08, 11:16

Border agents confiscated lawmakers’ phones. Joaquin Castro captured photo and video anyway. Members of congress were not supposed to take images inside the border detention center in El Paso. The congressman said Americans needed to see what...
2019-07-03, 03:16

Gillibrand says she can explain white privilege to suburban white women who backed Trump Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) said at Wednesday night’s Democratic debate that she wants to go to the suburbs and explain what white privilege is to...
2019-08-01, 07:32

Kirsten Gillibrand wants to explain white privilege to ‘white women in the suburbs’ Presidential hopeful Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) said during Wednesday night’s Democratic presidential debate that she can address “institutional...
2019-08-01, 06:32

Little Black Mirror Is a Series of Black Mirror Webisodes Coming to Netflix’s Latin American YouTube Channel Eager for some Black Mirror, but can’t stand to wait for more Black Mirror? Netflix has something for you, and it’s called—wait for it—Little Black M...
2019-05-25, 22:00

Castro calls impeachment punt 'mistake,' warns that Trump could get 'clean bill of political health' Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro is taking aim at fellow Dems in the House of Representatives for voting against a resolution to intro...
2019-07-18, 23:16

Steve Bannon calls Joaquin Castro's tweets of Trump donor information 'unacceptable' and 'dangerous' Steve Bannon, the former White House chief strategist, called Texas Democratic Rep. Joaquin Castro’s move to post the names and employers of dozens o...
2019-08-12, 14:00

‘I Love You Black Man. I Love You Black Woman’: Meet the Real-Life Best Friends of Netflix’s See You Yesterday Netflix’s See You Yesterday isn’t your average sci-fi flick. Black nerds fighting police brutality, creating time travel and exposing viewers to Cari...
2019-05-25, 18:32

Astronomers just found a black hole so huge it makes our galaxy’s black hole look like a baby At the heart of our home galaxy is a supermassive black hole that gobbles up anything that gets too close. It’s huge, with a mass of 4 million ...
2019-08-13, 06:00

With A Black Lady Sketch Show, Black women are no longer just background in sketch comedy On August 2, at a private screening of the premiere of A Black Lady Sketch Show, series creator Robin Thede regaled an audience of mostly Black women...
2019-09-07, 22:16

|ANALYSIS:Ramaphosaweathersfirst100dayswitheconomyontheskids Confronted by an economy that is battling to attract sound growth and stem the rising tide of unemployment, President Cyril Ramaphosa’s first 100 day...
2019-09-05, 22:32

|ANALYSIS:Here'showsomeSouthAfricansareusingtheirsocialgrantstobecomeentrepreneurs SA distributes 17 million social grants every month. Here's how some beneficiaries are using their grants to establish businesses and grow their inco...
2019-09-13, 09:32

|ANALYSIS:Eskomunveilsnextstageofrestructuringandturnaroundplan A leaked Eskom vision and strategy document, apparently prepared by the Boston Consulting Group for Eskom, has revealed the next steps of a long-awai...
2019-08-26, 18:48

|ANALYSIS:DonaldTrumpunleashedanimalspiritsandthenhecrushedthem Donald Trump was meant to be the president who was going to reflate the economy, unleash animal spirits and drive up returns. Now that certainty has ...
2019-06-09, 07:32

| US charges Julian Assange with violating Espionage Act The Justice Department on Thursday charged WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with violating the US Espionage Act by publishing military and diplomatic...
2019-05-24, 12:01

‘Psychological torture’ used on Julian Assange, U.N. official says Extraditing the WikiLeaks founder to the United States would threaten his human rights, said Nils Melzer, the U.N. special rapporteur on torture and ...
2019-06-01, 01:16

Julian Assange won’t face further charges in US: report Embattled WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will escape further charges in the US — including for the 2017 leak of the CIA’s cyber-snooping tool...
2019-06-03, 22:48

Julian Assange’s U.S. Extradition Hearing Is Set for February A British judge on Friday set a 2020 date for a hearing to determine if the WikiLeaks founder would be sent to the United States to face numerous cha...
2019-06-14, 15:16

The Londoner: Pammy defends her friend Julian Pamela Anderson speaks out in defence of Julian Assange / Swastika graffiti found in parliamentary lift / Nigel Lawson's foreign property woes / René...
2019-05-22, 16:00

The Danger in Prosecuting Julian Assange for Espionage To understand why so many media and legal observers are voicing concern about the Julian Assange indictment, it helps to perform the following mental...
2019-05-24, 22:32