Oregon Airbnb hides guest names to prevent racial bias

If you rent an Airbnb in Oregon, there will be some changes to how the host will see your profile name. Beginning on Jan. 31, the host will only see the initials of the potential guest until the booking is confirmed. This is a policy that comes from a settlement agreement Airbnb reached with three […]

Dwyane Wade says family ‘followed’ after Gabrielle Union’s racism claims

Dwyane Wade has claimed the home he shares with wife Gabrielle Union and their family was “being watched” after she accused “America’s Got Talent” bosses of racial discrimination. The actress filed a complaint to the show’s producers after she previously claimed there was a “toxic” culture and racial bias and discrimination during her time on […]

New Army rules racially biased against black hair

The U.S. Army has issued new regulations on hairstyles. Unfortunately for female black soldiers, these rules directly pertain to their hair.  What civilians see as common among black women; small braids, cornrows, and mini dreads are now deemed “non-regulation.” Army Regulation 670-1 now states braids and twists cannot be more than a quarter inch in […]