‘Dykes On Bikes’ Supported Asian-American Band’s Fight To Reclaim Racial Slur

Another group with a controversial name is ecstatic over the Supreme Court’s recent decision on an Asian-American rock band’s case.  Dykes On Bikes, a nonprofit lesbian motorcycle organization that has had trademark troubles of its own, is celebrating after band The Slants won its case on Monday. The Patent and Trademark Office had previously struck down […]

Orioles Player Scores A Standing Ovation At Fenway In Apology For Racial Slurs

WASHINGTON — A day after fans at Fenway Park yelled racial slurs and threw peanuts at Baltimore Orioles center fielder Adam Jones, Boston right fielder Mookie Betts called on the Red Sox community to “literally stand up” for Jones and “say no to racism.”   Many listened.  As Jones walked up to bat in the top of the […]

Two Black Women Just Sued Fox News For Racial Discrimination

On Tuesday, Fox News was hit with a racial discrimination lawsuit from two black female employees who are accusing a white executive of racial harassment and the network of ignoring their complaints.  Tichaona Brown, a payroll manager, and Tabrese Wright, a payroll coordinator, claim they faced “top-down racial harassment” from comptroller Judith Slater that led […]

Native American Rodeo Breaks With DC Football Team’s Charity Over ‘Racial Slur’ Name

A Montana-based Native American rodeo competition has severed ties with the Washington Redskins Original Americans Foundation, the controversial charitable organization backed by Washington’s NFL franchise, because of the team’s continued use of a nickname the rodeo’s organizers consider a… Sports – The Huffington Post