Misty Copeland Says It's 'Crazy' She Received Backlash For Calling Out Russian Ballerinas In Blackface
As the first Black performer to be appointed as a principal dancer for American Ballet Theatre, Copeland is no stranger to discrimination.
A PNC Bank in Perryville, Maryland, was robbed early Tuesday afternoon by a white suspect with a black substance smeared on his face.
The unidentified teacher at Milpitas High School was apparently trying to imitate the rapper Common on Halloween.
Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey issued a statement saying that while she cannot remember the incident, she "will not deny what is the obvious."
University of Missouri Police Officer Marcus Collins was fired hours after admitting that the man wearing blackface in an uncovered photo was him.
The luxury brand is showing its commitment to inclusivity.
Pam Northam, Virginia's first lady, has brought increased scrutiny to the governor's house after handing cotton to Black children touring the historic mansion.
Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club say their use of black makeup pays homage to their ancestors, but protestors of blackface disagree.
“We will help ensure that the fashion world is reflective of the world in which we live,” says Miuccia Prada.
The Italian fashion house announces four new initiatives to become more diverse and inclusive.
If Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and Attorney General Mark Herring insist on remaining in office, a group of Black officials, community leaders and activists want to make sure that their actions (and money) reflect their commitment to change.
The two White officers wore Blackface in order to trick drug buyers into purchasing fake crack cocaine and then issuing them court summonses.
The 2020 Democratic candidate called on people to "extend grace" to those who may have questions about the offensive behavior.
White people are more likely to say that Blackface is acceptable, at least some of the times, according to a Pew Research Center survey.
It’s only February, a time when we’re supposed to celebrate Black History Month, but it seems as though blackface photos have taken over. And this time, an Indiana track coach […]
Virginia Attorney General, Mark Herring, admitted he wore blackface to a party back in the 1980s when he was a student at the University of Virginia. In a statement released […]
Victory Christian School has profusely apologized after a teacher dressed in Blackface, donning African native dress and covering her face and arms in dark makeup.
Michael Ertel, Florida's recently appointed Secretary of State, abruptly resigned after photos of him wearing blackface, mocking Katrina victims surfaced.
This internet phenomena is just a whole new way to erase Black women.