The referee who forced a high school wrestler to either cut his dreadlocks or forfeit a match is now claiming that he was defamed and is owed $100,000 in damages.
The magazine's ode to diversity is getting backlash, with many citing Johansson's past involvement in Hollywood whitewashing.
A beauty brand has issued an apology to Woods for sharing a meme that poked fun at her natural hair and her cheating scandal with Tristan Thompson.
A judge called the women's claims against a black man working at their local park "disgusting and a waste of the court's time and resources."
The handwritten assignment included a prompt that read, "Your family owns slaves. Create a list of expectations for your family's slaves."
"I'm angry as hell that my daughter was not allowed to represent Black History Month," said the tearful New Jersey mom.
The expected task is to research and present an African-American historical figure, and students are encouraged to wear costumes depicting the icon.
One protester said the crackdown supports the "criminalization of black men on campus."
A seventh grader was asked to cover up a shirt that teachers found offensive, but the girl's parents say the shirt touts a message of anti-discrimination.
"American society tells men, but especially white men, that their opinions have merit and that their voice is valuable, but after four years of listening to white boys in college, I am not so convinced," wrote student Leda Fisher.
Jada Pinkett Smith is her own woman. From the start of her acting career to marriage and motherhood, she’s never let anyone else define who she is and what she can do, enabling her to pursue acting, producing, music, philanthropy and raising a family all on her own terms. As she puts it, “It’s just a matter of really having the courage to create the life that’s specific to you and no one else.” You can’t tell me what being a woman means for me and what that looks like. You’re not allowed to tell me what my motherhood should look like. ...
"If you don't like it, just don't come here again," said the manager of Uncle Billy's Antique Mall in Pensacola, Florida.
Lisa Boyer, the principal of Friendship Elementary School in Glen Rock, Pa., wore blackface to dress as the comedian Steve Harvey during an all-white staff meeting. She and the district have released statements of apology.
Cardi B explains exactly why she turned down an opportunity to perform at this year’s Super Bowl.
Bill Maher is being criticized for making a Popeyes Chicken joke to black Republican Rep. Will Hurd.
Officer Gary Steele made a Snapchat video mocking a young girl he and his partner had pulled over. The video of Ariel Moore, 24, was captioned "What Black Girl Magic Looks Like" and "Celebrating Black History Month."
John Huffman, the superintendent of Sacramento, Calif.-based Victory Christian Schools apologized to parents after a teacher wore blackface for an African history lesson.
The coverage scrutinizing Meghan's maternity style and body language prompted journalist Soledad O'Brien to tweet, "The hatred is real."
A high school student in Arkansas has been suspended for wearing — and refusing to remove — a Confederate flag-themed shirt and face paint.
The Tri Delta sorority called the video, which features bIackface and slurs, "abhorrent," while the University of Oklahoma has also issued a statement condemning it.
Stormy Daniels, who says she had an affair with President Trump, is speaking out against the Covington Catholic High School students from Kentucky, who were filmed wearing MAGA hats and harassing a 64-year-old Native American elder and Vietnam veteran.