Category: Race in the Media

Richard Sherman, the rant and white girl victimhood: what the media isn’t talking about

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Richard Sherman plays football for the Seattle Seahawks. During the NFC Championship game on Sunday, I am told Richard Sherman played very good football. After playing very good football, FOX sports reporter Erin Andrews interviewed Sherman. During said interview, Richard Sherman had some very powerful, magnificently…

“Meet Your First Black Girlfriend” video hilariously saves white guys from awkward moments.

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I laughed out loud the first time I watched this video; it manages to be both equal parts instructive and funny. While some of it has to be exaggerated… I can’t imagine that anyone with any common sense (or a healthy respect for living) would ask their girlfriend how…

Maybe I am just a hata: Blogger tells black women they should stop focusing on earning a degree and focus on getting married instead.

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So blogger Jamila Akil at Beyond BlackWhite.com has written a post entitled, “Black Women Are Spending Too Much Time and Effort Going to School, They Should Be Spending That Time Trying to Get Married” were she encourages her melanin blessed brethren to forsake…

Hatas Gonna Hate: Cheerios’ commerical featuring interracial family upsets racists . . . surprise!

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  Slate.com has a great article on the recent uproar surrounding Cheerios’ latest effort to encourage people to save their hearts by eating processed food.  As Slate reports, “Just Checking,”  a cute Cheerios ad featuring a little girl, her white…