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WikiHow apologizes for whitewashed image of Beyoncé, Jay Z and Barack Obama

WikiHow apologizes for whitewashed image of Beyoncé, Jay Z and Barack Obama After a controversial image was posted on wikiHow, the site full of easy, step-by-step informative instructions, it's taking some direction from its "How to make a genuine apology" article.The website recently came under fire after being called out for posting a cartoon image of a meeting between Beyoncé, Jay Z and former president Barack Obama that depicted the three with white skin.

This racial justice map sheds light on an often overlooked part of U.S. history

This racial justice map sheds light on an often overlooked part of U.S. history A new website, called Monroe Work Today, is bringing the harrowing history of lynching in the United States out of the shadows.Monroe Work Today's main feature is a map of the country, which meticulously marks locations in the U.

How Another Star Wars Side Story Could Help Make the Prequels Better

How Another Star Wars Side Story Could Help Make the Prequels Better That doesn’t mean the Han Solo movie couldn’t help reframe some of the prequels just like Rogue One did for A New Hope.Maybe a neat but incredibly underused character like Aurra Sing could show up and actually do something cool.

George Lopez faces Twitter's rage for an anti-black joke and lashing out at audience member

George Lopez faces Twitter's rage for an anti-black joke and lashing out at audience member “There’s still two rules in the f*cking Latino family,” Lopez said on Sunday night during his set.” When a women stood up amongst the laughing audience to flip Lopez off, the comedian had some choice words for her.

Vogue promises diversity and delivers Karlie Kloss as a geisha instead

Vogue promises diversity and delivers Karlie Kloss as a geisha instead A "diversity issue" of a magazine definitely should not provide more examples of the diverse ways the media can completely let down the people fighting for representation.Vogue's latest gives themselves a pat on the back for a cover featuring a few models that don't look like Kendall Jenner alongside Kendall Jenner.

Columbia students explain the meanings of their Chinese names to fight racism

Columbia students explain the meanings of their Chinese names to fight racism The video was made after an increasing number of Asian students with Chinese names found their name tags vandalised and torn off their dormitory doors.Their video, titled "Say My Name," has gone viral, reaching over 250,000 views on Facebook.

This ‘Walking Dead’ shirt was banned from stores for racism

This ‘Walking Dead’ shirt was banned from stores for racism A shirt sporting a popular line from The Walking Dead was just discontinued by UK retailer Primark, after complaints regarding the racist history of the phrase.The white t-shirt depicts Lucille—the name given to a barbed-wire wrapped bat owned by Walking Dead villain Negan, along with the phrase "eeny meenie miny moe"—a reference to the words spoken by Negan before deciding which Walking Dead character to kill off.