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Former HUD Secretary Julian Castro (right), took several shots at Joe Biden (left) in the September 12 Democratic debate

Joe Biden responded to a debate question about slavery and reparations by going off on a tangent about how black parents should raise their kids, and ...

Commentators raised serious concerns about Biden taking a question about the legacy of slavery and making it about inadequate parenting.
"Ace Ventura: Pet Detective" contains an infamous plot twist that wouldn't be so well received today.

11 of your favorite movies that haven’t aged well

Many scenes from classic movies that may have played well for audiences in the past simply don't cut it by today's standards.

Southern plantation tours are focusing more on the horrors of slavery, and some visitors are mad

After struggling to properly address slavery, plantations are pivoting, and it's causing some angry visitors to accuse them of "politicizing" history.

A Philadelphia Starbucks employee wrote ‘ISIS’ on the cup of a customer in Islamic dress instead of ‘Aziz’

The customer, Niquel Johnson, told the Washington Post that he felt shocked and angry after the incident. "I felt it was discrimination," he said.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

React, a popular open source project that started at Facebook, is adopting a new code of conduct after several people on Twitter called out racism in ...

Women who called out white supremacy in the React community were harassed on Twitter. React leaders also temporarily deactivated their accounts.
Supporters of the right-wing populist party Alternative for Germany at a rally in Brandenburg an der Havel.

Germany’s far-right populist party is poised to surge in the former Communist East 30 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall

The far-right Alternative for Germany party is expected to dominate in East German elections amid anti-immigrant sentiment and economic woes.

A YouTuber who was reportedly connected to the Christchurch shooter had his channel deleted then reinstated, and it’s a perfect example of YouTu...

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki said the platform's commitment to "openness" will allow controversial and offensive material to remain online.
The cast of Netflix's "Queer Eye."

Old Navy employees of color allege they were replaced with an all-white crew during filming of ‘Queer Eye’

Employees at a Philadelphia Old Navy store allege they were replaced with an all-white crew during filming of the most recent season of "Queer Eye."
Adut Akech models Versace at Milan Fashion Week on February 20, 2019.

Model Adut Akech says a magazine used a photo of a different black woman in an article about her: ‘This would’ve not happened to a white m...

Adut Akech said she's not aiming "to bash" Who magazine, but instead wants to start a conversation within the modeling and fashion industries.

The DOJ sent immigration court employees a link to a racist and anti-Semitic blog post attacking immigration judges

The article was posted on the white nationalist website VDare, which routinely traffics in racist and anti-immigration rhetoric.