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Blackface

  1. ralph northam
    Virginia First Lady Aggravates Northam’s Saga With Handling of Slavery HistoryPam Northam’s racial insensitivity mistake wasn’t that egregious, but it came at a time when her husband really needed to play error-free ball.
  2. fashion
    Gucci and Prada Announce Diversity ProgramsThe Italian brands have both recently faced accusations of racism.
  3. virginia
    Why Ralph Northam’s Racist Fiasco Is a Golden Opportunity for Black VotersRalph Northam is going on a listening tour. If he genuinely listens, he has a chance to be a transformative leader. Will he?
  4. racism
    Blackface Scandal Spreads to Mississippi’s Lieutenant GovernorRepublican gubernatorial front-runner Tate Reeves joined and remained in a fraternity famous for racist antics — not all that long ago.
  5. virginia
    Virginia Scandals Cast Shadow Over Democrats’ Election HopesEven after the immediate crises pass, they may hurt Dems’ chances for shoring up state control, and even revive hopes that Trump could win the state.
  6. virginia
    Virginia’s Racist Past Is PresentRalph Northam and Mark Herring may have grown since their blackface days. But so did the black contemporaries subjected to their culture of ridicule.
  7. virginia
    Scandal Engulfs Virginia’s Top 3 State OfficeholdersThe governor and attorney general wore blackface. The lieutenant governor is facing sexual-assault allegations. The way forward is unclear.
  8. racism
    This Is Not About Ralph Northam’s FeelingsThe Virginia governor wants to avoid easy answers to his racism scandal. He can start by recognizing it’s not actually about him.
  9. media
    Megyn Kelly Is Officially Walking Away From NBC With $69 MillionEven after firing her following her comments defending blackface.
  10. media
    Megyn Kelly Is Officially Walking Away From NBC With $69 MillionThe network is paying her the remainder of her contract, even after firing her following her comments defending blackface.
  11. megyn kelly today
    Nobody Misses Megyn KellyRatings are up on the Today Show.
  12. media
    Has Megyn Kelly Been Fired or What?Her morning show has been canceled, but it’s still unclear if she’s staying at the network.
  13. media
    Megyn Kelly Is Off the Air Today and No One Knows When She’s Coming BackOr even if she’ll be back on Today.
  14. politically correct
    Megyn Kelly Tells Staff She’s Not a ‘PC’ Person in Apology for Blackface CommentIn a note to staff she said she’s never been politically correct, but understands that “we need to be more sensitive in this day and age.”
  15. faux pas
    Seth Rogen Is ‘Terribly Sorry’ for Using Blackface Film Stand-insA photo circulated from the Good Boys set of a child actor in blackface.
  16. Kim Kardashian Accused on Social Media of Using Blackface in New Beauty AdThe image was posted to promote her new beauty line.
  17. A Part of Joseph Fiennes Still Wishes You Could See Him As Michael Jackson“There’s a part of me that would love people to see it and get into a discussion.”
  18. blackface
    Jason Aldean Doesn’t Understand Why People Are Sensitive About BlackfaceFoot, meet mouth.
  19. yellowface
    Constance Wu on Scarlett Johansson & Yellowface“It was particularly heinous.”
  20. don't tan
    Swedish Tanning Salon Trying to Make Customers BlackNo.
  21. first looks
    Zoe Saldana’s Nina Simone Biopic Will Be Released After AllSee the controversial first poster.
  22. blackface
    Jason Aldean Wore Blackface as Lil’ Wayne on HalloweenHis reps confirm that is indeed the country superstar.
  23. oh come on
    Vogue Italia Has Put Yet Another Model in BlackfaceThis again.
  24. weird
    Report: Isla Fisher Tried to Save Julianne HoughFriends don’t let friends wear racist Halloween costumes.
  25. the post-racial world
    Website Helps You Decide Whether or Not to Dress in Blackface for Halloween(You should not.)
  26. bad ideas
    Julianne Hough Donned Blackface for Halloween, Is Really SorryShe went as OITNB’s Crazy Eyes.
  27. racial gaffes
    White Models’ Arms Painted Black at A.F. VandevorstAwkward.
  28. mea culpas
    Dov Hikind Apologizes for Not Apologizing for Blackface CostumeIt’s a “heartfelt and sincere” apology.
  29. oh no
    Brooklyn Pol Dov Hikind Dons Blackface for PurimHe dressed as “sort of a black basketball player” for Purim.
  30. the internet
    Important People Are Still Keeping Blackface Photos on Public Facebook AccountsBrooklyn A.D.A. Justin Marrus is very sorry.
  31. extreme racism
    Contestant Dons Blackface on MTV’s The Challenge“It was a joke.”
  32. the post-racial world
    Don’t Do Blackface, Part LXXIINever a good idea!
  33. photo op
    Here Is Eva Braun Posing in BlackfaceYup!
  34. Is America Ready for Chang the Blackface Elf?Tomorrow night’s Community is another high-concept episode, this one taking on Dungeons & Dragons. Sounds very promising and everything, but […]
  35. heroes
    Harry Connick Jr. Is Ready, Willing, and Able to Accept Your PraiseHe admits, “I’m pleased with the way I handled the situation.”