RACISM

Canada Election 2019

The Best Late-Night Jokes About Justin Trudeau's Blackface Scandal

“He’s not dressed as Aladdin, he’s dressed as Aladdin doing blackface,” Trevor Noah said of Justin Trudeau’s makeup color choice.
Mack Lamoureux
3 hours ago
Canada Election 2019

There’s a Third Incident of Justin Trudeau in Racist Makeup

The prime minister, running for reelection, is facing calls for his resignation.
Steven Zhou
a day ago
News

Some Questions For Justin Trudeau, Our Prime Minister Who Loves Brownface (and Blackface)

Justin Trudeau wants Canadians to forgive his racism—but he hasn't explained why we should.
Manisha Krishnan
a day ago
Canada Election 2019

Justin Trudeau Admits to Wearing Blackface and Brownface

“It was racist,” the prime minister told reporters.
Sarah Berman
2 days ago
labor

Google Employee Writes Memo About ‘The Burden of Being Black at Google’

“Over the last 5 years I’ve heard co-workers spew hateful words about immigrants, boast unabashedly about gentrifying neighborhoods, mockingly imitate people who speak different languages, reject candidates of color without evidence because of ‘fit.’"
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
8.16.19
Trump

Trump Just Shared an Anti-Immigrant Tweet from a QAnon Conspiracy Theorist Named 'MAGA Michelle'

“Thank you, and the Wall is under major construction!” Trump responded.
David Uberti
8.16.19
extremism

Police Keep Arresting Young White Men For Trying to Copycat El Paso

At least six men have been arrested for making terroristic threats, stockpiling weapons, or plotting attacks since the massacre.
Tess Owen
8.13.19
News

Canada Adds Far-Right Groups to Terror Watch List for First Time

Canada has added far-right groups Blood and Honour and Combat 18 to its terror watch list.
Mack Lamoureux
6.27.19
Far-Right Extremism

Neo-Nazis on DeviantArt Radicalized a Woman Who Planned a Mass Shooting

The cutesy art site was the surprising birthplace for a number of players in the modern extreme-right movement.
Mack Lamoureux
6.26.19
Culture

We Need to Talk About Bollywood's Problem With Making Actors Darker Than They Are

Brownface is not cool, you guys.
Arnav Das Sharma
6.10.19
Op-Eds

White Country Fans Need to Stop Hating on Lil Nas X's Wrangler Collaboration

Cowboy culture isn't rooted in white culture, so let the "Old Town Road" singer sell some jeans.
Alex Zaragoza
6.2.19
Far right

Web Hosting Companies Shut Down a Series of Neo-Nazi Websites

Major online neo-Nazi meeting grounds are being nuked by hosting sites that want nothing to do with connections to militant white nationalists. Meanwhile, several of them have regrouped on Twitter.
Ben Makuch
Mack Lamoureux
3.29.19
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