White privilege in American media: A reason for closer examination

Part 1 in a 4 Part Series Dr. Rashad Richey is President of Rolling Out, and nationally known for his a media broadcasting and written journalism. Richey recently interviewed Mr. Gerry Powell from Rythmia Life Advancement Center in Guanacaste, Costa Rica about claims of racial bias connected to reporting about his establishment. This is the […]

Why Donald Glover has every right to diss White rappers

On Oct. 31, Donald Glover tweeted a link to the first trailer of season three’s “Atlanta” on FX. The multi-talented creative apparently tweeted and deleted some other thoughts on the night of Halloween as well. “I can’t wait til this show is out. I watch the roughs like it aint my show,” Glover tweeted. “And […]

Chicago Sky bring door Diana Taurasi kicked to championship parade

The Chicago Sky continued its celebration tour of pettiness on Oct. 19, 2021. At the 2021 WNBA championship parade, the Sky brought the door Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi kicked after the team’s 80-74 season-ending loss on Sunday, Oct. 17. During the Mercury’s exit interview media availability, Taurasi seemingly evaded the question about the kicked […]

‘Really Love’ offers up an artful showing of Black romance in Chocolate City

The beauty of Really Love begins with its impeccable timing and a foreseeable ability to position itself as a summer surprise that merges into an undeniable fall classic. Black love is the overwhelming theme, where young and mighty African American creatives do their part to survive in a city whose population is suffering from economic […]

Bill Maher rips Kevin Hart for White privilege comment (video)

Comedians Kevin Hart and Bill Maher of HBO’s “Real Time” fame had an intense back and forth over the airwaves after the Think Like a Man star said America is witnessing “White privilege at an all-time high.” Hart, 41, shared those thoughts with The New York Times, which Maher dismissed as “ridiculous” on the latest […]

Olivia Jade: The truest example of White privilege

Actress Lori Loughlin and her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannullli received a slap on the wrist for their part in the college admissions scandal that dominated the news. Loughlin and Giannulli pleaded guilty to taking part in the bribery scheme and were sentenced to two months and five months, respectively, in prison. On Jada Pinkett […]

Central Park Karen: Her life ‘being destroyed’ after 911 call for bogus reason

In what many detractors say is another ploy to garner unearned sympathy and cultural points, Amy Cooper says her “entire life is being destroyed” after she made a fake 911 call on a Black male bird watcher in Central Park. Derisively described as “Central Park Karen” by Twitter, Cooper became the unwitting star of a […]

Why White rapper G-Eazy says he was treated better in Sweden than A$AP Rocky

Rapper G-Eazy blasted the Swedish government for treating him much favorably than they have A$AP Rocky – even though they allegedly committed similar crimes. In fact, G-Eazy, born Gerald Earl Gillum, a 30-year-old caucasian rapper from Oakland, committed a worse crime than A$AP Rocky allegedly did. A$AP, who is also a 30-year-old rapper but was […]

White privilege leads to racketeering charges in national college scandal

The federal government unsealed court documents in Boston this morning, March 12, 2019, that exposed a startling tale of privilege, elitism and bribery. It all hinged on admission to the top schools in the country and bribes for admission of children of the elite. According to the FBI, those indicted “robbed students of their fair shot […]

Jason Mitchell says Black people will relate to his character in ‘Tyrel’

Since he burst on the scene in 2015 with his highly acclaimed turn as Eazy-Z in Straight Outta Compton, actor Jason Mitchell has been spending his time just murdering roles. From Mudbound to “The Chi,” each role has further solidified the now inarguable fact that what you saw from him in the N.W.A. biopic was […]

How White privilege allowed man to dodge jail after kidnapping, sexual assault

A White man in Anchorage, Alaska, dodged jail after kidnapping and strangling a woman, and later masturbating on her. According to a police report, Justin Schneider, 34, offered his female victim a ride in August 2017 after he saw her stranded at a gas station. He gave the victim a false name and told her […]

Another gun-toting bigot loses his job after threatening FAMU students

It is a fact that some White men with guns are feeling particularly emboldened when confronting Blacks in their everyday lives. The most interesting thing about these encounters is that the Blacks who are on the receiving end of these threats are often women or young adults. For many, the power of death in their […]

Outrageous BBQ Becky police call released (video)

At the beginning of spring when the season of racism began, the first racist flower to bloom was that of Jennifer Schulte aka BBQ Becky, who called the police on a group of peaceful Black people having a barbeque at Lake Merritt Park in Oakland, California. As a result, she went down in infamy as […]

Watch as White privilege and salty tears fail to stop arrest (video)

The story of Lauren Cutshaw, who attempted to pull her White privilege card to avoid arrest, is all over social media. Cutshaw stated to the arresting officer that she was a  “clean, thoroughbred white girl”  when cuffed. She also pleaded not to go to jail because she was a “pretty girl” see for yourself: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C3wHpQweDwc

‘Clean White girl’ still arrested for riding dirty

For years, Black people have talked about White privilege and how there are two sets of rules in America. Despite clear examples throughout history that White people have invoked their American racial privilege, especially White Woman from the South, its existence is denied.  That apparently is what was going through the mind of Lauren Elizabeth […]

Shocking outcome when White woman calls cops on Black real estate investor

A racist woman’s fiendish attempt to exercise her White privilege and have a Black businessman arrested for simply being alive and breathing in her neighborhood backfired on her hard. The cantankerous, crabby woman summoned the police after accusing the Black real estate investor of breaking into a home that he had a contract on as […]

Why is Netflix airing special about transracial activist Rachel Dolezal?

After all the hell Mo’Nique let loose on Netflix regarding pay disparity and her possible special, the streaming service has announced a new documentary about another woman who has broken barriers. The special is called The Rachel Divide and features self-proclaimed Black woman Rachel Dolezal and will air on April 27, 2018. Dolezal reached notoriety […]

Rich kid who killed Black man in gang shooting allowed back at school

A high school student who posted a $5M bail after he was implicated in a gang murder has been allowed to return to school in Los Angeles. Police say Cameron Terrell, 18, and two other teens are responsible for the murder of Justin Holmes, 21, last October. Holmes was walking down the street when two armed […]

Daycare shaves off biracial girl’s hair, says it will ‘grow back straight’

White privilege can take on many hideous forms, as an outraged Black mother found out recently. A Massachusetts mother went volcanic when she learned that a Connecticut group home daycare center shaved off her biracial daughter’s hair without her prior knowledge nor permission. Denise Robinson, the mother of Tru, 7, is reportedly going to sue […]