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Paula Deen: Guilty of Being White & Ignorant, Not Racist

  That dreaded N-word. It’s ugly to hear coming from the mouth of someone who isn’t black. In fact, once the vile word is spewed, it’s almost as if your head’s guaranteed a slice through the career guillotine. Look at … Continue reading

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The ‘White’ Fashion World is Challenged

  Fashion is celebrated all over the world, from the streets of Paris to the chic city goers of Milan. It’s a global passion, as the different fashion capitals of the world compete to produce the boldest, most eye-catching designs … Continue reading

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Country Star John Rich Calls Clay Aiken’s Comment “Racist”

While singer/former Celebrity Apprentice contestant, Clay Aiken was watching the Republican National Convention on Tuesday night, he took to twitter to make a sarcastic comment about the lack of racial diversity he saw on his television screen. The tweet said:

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Vogue Italia Gets It Right With Kerry Washington Spread

As everyone probably knows by now, ABC’s “Scandal” star, Kerry Washington graced the pages of Vogue Italia’s July issue in a luxurious spread. The spread features Washington done up in fabulous 60’s motivated looks, designed by Roberto Cavalli. Her larger … Continue reading

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Adidas Pulls the Plug on “Shackled Sneakers”

We’ve all heard the phrase:  “a slave to fashion,” but never before has it taken such a literal turn. Designer Jeremy Scott and footwear company, Adidas, have come under fire for their recent JS Roundhouse Mids sneakers. The purple and … Continue reading

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Rihanna Responds to Dutch Magazine’s Racial Slurs

A fashion magazine is under fire for calling Rihanna the n-word.  Jackie, a Dutch Magazine, attacked the Caribbean singer’s personal style and heritage in a recent article. The article “teaches” readers how to imitate her style in an insulting and … Continue reading

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Jon Stewart and Bill O’Reilly Face Off Over Common Coverage

And the Common controversy continues…kinda.  After Jon Stewart defended rapper and poet Common on The Daily Show last week, mostly by pointing out the needless hate-mongering of the Fox News “reporters” at the forefront of the scandal, Bill O’Reilly (aka … Continue reading

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