RACISM

News

grindr's new campaign addresses its discrimination problem

The app also introduced new guidelines that ban discriminatory statements in user profiles.
Mitch Parker
9.20.18
News

how zendaya is trying to make hollywood less racist

The actress has said she makes sure her manager puts her forward anytime casting directors are looking for white actresses.
Georgie Wright
8.8.18
Opinión

grindr has a new app to address discrimination

Grindr’s upcoming rebrand to ‘Kindr’ says “It’s time to play nice” -- but what can an app do to solve the epidemic of discrimination among gay men?
Yusuf Tamanna
8.8.18
News

is london’s west end nightlife racist?

According to numerous allegations and anecdotes, yes.
Georgie Wright
7.4.18
Opinion

hero of the week: the grime artist who took on the tories over windrush

Marci Phonix wore a “No Blacks No Dogs No Irish” hoodie as he challenged a conservative MP on the deportation of British Caribbeans.
Charlotte Gush
4.24.18
Culture

what is racial bias training and does it actually help stop racists being racist

As Starbucks announce they will close stores for implicit bias training (after a manager called the police on two black men just sitting down), we take a look at the content of the training and what it can achieve.
Charlotte Gush
4.19.18
News

vic mensa pens a moving essay on palestine and racism in america

The rapper ties human rights abuses in Palestine to racist attitudes he’s experienced at home.
Roisin Lanigan
1.15.18
Culture

dee rees is a filmmaker about to flip the script

The director talks coming out, black characters and how she changed her up own story to become a serious Oscar contender.
Colin Crummy
11.17.17
activism

we should all be feminist killjoys like cambridge student leader lola olufemi

After an open-letter titled Decolonising the English Faculty was sensationalised in the press, co-author Lola spoke about being a ‘feminist killjoy’ and made us want to be one too.
Charlotte Gush
10.30.17
News

princess nokia threw hot soup over a racist guy on the new york subway

He deserved it so whatever.
Roisin Lanigan
10.11.17
News

dove slammed for lotion ad that transforms a black woman into a white woman

More than "missing the mark."
Zoé Dreadon
10.9.17
News

spotify takes a stand against white supremacist bands by removing their music

The streaming service’s move comes after the shocking events in Charlottesville.
Alim Kheraj
8.17.17