whiteness

DC

Superman Shouldn’t Be White

Because it never completely made sense to begin with.
Noel Ransome
9.17.18
Television

'Siesta Key' Is MTV's Latest Escape From Reality for White America

Whenever times are tough, there’s a show like ‘Laguna Beach’ or ‘Jersey Shore’ to offer a uniquely American approach to mythmaking.
Tari Ngangura
11.22.17
politics

Get to Know the Memes of the Alt-Right and Never Miss a Dog-Whistle Again

Seventy years later and Nazis still haven't figured out how to be funny.
Justin Caffier
1.25.17
immigration

Eddie Huang on Why Immigrants Need to Charge Customers 'Full Fucking Price'

The outspoken host of 'Huang's World' talks immigration and American whiteness, "the lie that has propelled Trump to the White House."
James Yeh
1.12.17
Stuff

'Game of Thrones' Is Even Whiter Than You Think

By not including people of color in major roles, George R.R. Martin is creating a whiter medieval world than our own ever was.
Kathleen E. Kennedy
10.18.16
Stuff

Why I'm Disappointed in Mindy Kaling

Just because Kaling is a person of colour who leads a show's cast, doesn't mean she gets a pass on the race issue.
Navi Lamba
5.15.15
News

Toxic Whiteness: Ivory Coast Has Banned Skin-Whitening Creams

Despite their popularity, many of these skin-whitening creams contain stuff that can kill you.
Mark Hay
5.8.15
Stuff

How a Thor-Worshipping Religion Turned Racist

Fans of The Avengers aren't the only lovers of Thor. We looked into the current observations of Odinism and Asatru, religions that celebrate the Norse gods, to reveal their dark, white supremacist underbelly.
Rick Paulas
5.1.15