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Haterdictorian: Black Texas High School Senior Banned From Prom And Graduation Unless He Cuts His Locs

Source: Nopphon Pattanasri / EyeEm / Getty Black Texas High School Senior Banned From Prom And Graduation Over Locs A Texas high school is on some evil f**ks#!t and need to be addressed appropriately. According to a story in the Washington Post, 18-year-old DeAndre Arnold will not about allowed to attend his Barbers Hill High School prom nor walk in…

Bigot Bucks: Black Man Awarded Settlement In Racial Discrimination Lawsuit, Racist Bank Accuses Him Of Fraud, Black Man Sues Bank

Source: Patrick Foto / Getty Black Man Sues Racist Bank Cash Racial Discrimination Settlement Check Sauntore Thomas sued his former employer, Enterprise Leasing Company of Detroit, for racial discrimination and according to The Detroit Free Press was offered a confidential settlement. When Sauntore Thomas went to cash that settlement, TCF bank refused to deposit or cash the check, accused him…

¡Vete A La Mierda! Hispanic Miami Cop Javier Ortiz Caught Lying About Being Black On Promotion Application, “I Am A Black Male!”

Source: skynesher / Getty Miami Cop Javier Ortiz Caught Lying About Being Black On Application Listen, we already know this topic tends to trigger people into Twitter arguments but this story is outta pocket. According to Miami New Times, Miami police officer Javier Ortiz has been praying at the altar of Rachel Dolezal and she has bestowed her blessings upon…

Cops Kill People: Botham Jean’s Family Records NFL And Roc Nation-Sponsored “Inspire Change” PSA

Source: Stewart F. House / Getty Botham Jean’s Family Releases NFL-Sponsored PSA For “Inspire Change” The family of Botham Jean is still mourning the murder of beloved at the hands of former police officer Amber Guyger. Roc Nation, in conjunction with the NFL, filmed a PSA with Jean’s family that speaks to Botham’s character and the trauma that they’ve endured…

Yerrrrrrrr! NYC Mayoral Candidate Eric Adams Triggers The Kale And Kombucha Krowd With Scathing Anti-Gentrification Speech

Source: Bryan Bedder / Getty Eric Adams Angers Whites Claiming Racism In Anti-Gentrification Speech Melanin-deficient New Yorkers have their MetroCards in a bunch over comments that mayoral candidate Eric Adams said at a Martin Luther King Jr. Day event with Al Sharpton’s National Action Network yesterday according to PIX11. A passionate Adams, a potential mayoral candidate, told “new” New Yorkers…

Commes Des F*** On! Japanese Fashion Brand Blasted For Cultural Appropriation Abomination

Source: Estrop / Getty Japanese Fashion Brand Commes des Garçons Blasted For Cultural Appropriation Abomination A popular Japanese fashion label’s Paris Fashion Week Show is causing a commotion after their crusty cornrowed choice of coiffure. Comme des Garçons’ fall/winter 2020 line featured some awful and appropriated lace front wigs worn by white models. Source: Estrop / Getty The cultural appropriation…

For Discussion: White High School Teacher Suspended For Not Allowing Black Students To Use N-Word And Call Each Other “B***h”

Source: seksan Mongkhonkhamsao / Getty White Teacher Suspended For Not Allowing Black Students To Use N-Word You read that right. Overland High School teacher Jay Bennish has found himself damn-near jobless after becoming embroiled in a racism scandal at his school. According to KDVR, Cherry Creek School District says Bennish is being accused of using racist language, creating a hostile…

MAGA-Minded: Trump’s African-Americans Diamond And Silk Say He’s Being “Railroaded” The Way Blacks Were During Jim Crow

Source: Johnny Louis / Getty Diamond And Silk Say Trump Is Being Treated Like Black People During Jim Crow Diamond and Silk have said some outlandish s#!t in their day, but this one has to be somewhere in the top 3. The pair of KKKool-Aid sippin’ sistas appeared on Fox and Friends this morning to speak for all Black people…

In White Folks News: ‘Vanderpump Rules’ Star Issues An Apology After Racist Tweets Resurface

Source: Tibrina Hobson / Getty Max Boyens Apologizes For Racist Tweets Every time some new talent makes their way into the world of entertainment, there’s a 50/50 chance some problematic tweets are going to follow right behind them. That’s exactly what happened with new Vanderpump Rules star Max Boyens, who just issued an apology after some racist tweets from 2012…

The Shading: Stephen King Cluelessly Criticizes Diversity, Black Hollywood Claps Back 

Source: Ulf Andersen / Contributor / Getty Stephen King Says Diversity Is A Non-Factor Another year, another #OscarsSoWhite debacle that has Hollywood divided between the woke and non-woke folks. Earlier this week, famous author, and beloved liberal, Stephen King decided to speak out against the role that diversity plays when voting for Academy Award nominees. He tweeted: “I would never…

Salty White Tears: Perpetual P****hole Piers Morgan Says HE’S The Real Victim Of Racism Not Meghan Markle

Source: Max Mumby/Indigo / Getty Piers Morgan Claims He’s The Victim Of Racism, Not Meghan Markle Get the f**k outta here, Piers Morgan. The perpetual pu**yhole programme presenter did what most privileged and pompous white people do when pressed about their poisonous political predispositions toward people of color. He deflected, denied, and derailed the conversation to make it about him.…

C-O-N-Spiracy: St. Louis’ First Black Woman Circuit Attorney Suing City And Cops For Racist Plot To Obstruct

Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch / Getty Kimberly Gardner Files Lawsuit Against St. Louis For Racist Conspiracy There’s some janky s#!t afoot in the city of St. Louis. The very first Black woman circuit attorney, Kimberly Gardner, has filed a federal lawsuit against the city and the police department charging that have engaged in a racist conspiracy to obstruct her investigation…

Bloody Bigotry, Bruv: Kidney Pie-Faced Soup Cookie Eamonn Holmes Criticizes Meghan Markle As “Woke, Weak, Manipulative”

Source: WENN / WENN Radio Host Eamonn Holmes’ Criticism Of Meghan Markle Deemed Racist The folks across the pond still have their knickers in a bunch over the fact that Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have opted out of their lil’ bulls#!t monarchy. Most of their ire is clearly stoked by the fact that Meghan is Black, American, and not…

SAY WHAT?! Daniel Kaluuya Reveals Racism Prevented Him From Landing Roles In England

Source: Vincent Sandoval / Getty Daniel Kaluuya Reveals Racism Prevented Him From Landing Roles in England Daniel Kaluuya has been scoring amazing roles over the past few years leading to him to become one of the biggest breakout stars in Hollywood. He became a household name after his amazing performance in Get Out and soon after, he starred in one…

NBC Boss Promises “New Practices… If Necessary” At “AGT” After Alleged Discrimination And Despicable Dismissal Of Gabrielle Union

Source: NBC / Getty NBC President Talks “America’s Got Talent” Investigation NBC says they’re still looking into allegations of discriminatory practices at “America’s Got Talent” months after it was revealed that Gabrielle Union and Julianne Hough would not be returning for Season 15. Several media outlets reported that Union’s concerns over racially inappropriate comments and jokes were not taken seriously,…

‘We Will Not Be Silenced’: Megan Rapinoe Responds To The 2020 Olympics’ Protest Ban

Source: Kevin C. Cox / Getty ‘We Will Not Be Silenced’: Megan Rapinoe Responds To The 2020 Olympics’ Protest Ban If we can count on anyone in the world of sports to always speak their minds, it’s Megan Rapinoe. The International Olympics Committee announced on Thursday that it was banning political protests at the 2020 Summer Olympics. According to the…

Parents To Sue New York School District Over Controversial Caption Comparing Black Students To Monkeys

Source: Jeff Greenberg / Getty Parents To Sue School District Over ‘Monkey Do’ Photo Parents in New York recently filed a notice of claim, which signals their intention to sue the Longwood Central School District. This comes after some controversy surrounding a teacher’s decision to captioned a picture of Black students with the words, “Money Do.” According to reports from…

GTFOHWTBS: Gwen Berry Claps Back At Int’l Olympic Committee For Banning Any And All Protests In 2020

Source: NurPhoto / Getty Gwen Berry Responds To New IOC Rules Banning All Forms Of Protest In 2020 Olympian hammer-thrower Gwen Berry caused quite a “controversy” when she raised her Black fist during the medal ceremony at the 2019 Pan American Games. As a result, the cowardly International Olympic Committee has released a three-page document outlining exactly what will NOT…

Soup Cookie Sports: Cavs Coach John Beilein Tries To Clean Up Aisle 5 After Calling Players “Bunch Of Thugs”

Source: Jason Miller / Getty Cavs Coach John Beilein Apologizes For Calling Players “Bunch Of Thugs” The Cleveland Cavaliers organization took a serious PR hit when LeBron James took his talents to South Beach and owner Dan Gilbert went on a real entitled, how-dare-you-leave-me-you’re-my-property, Leo-DiCaprio-in-D’Jango type of rant toward LBJ. Many rightfully excoriated the letter as racist and reeking of…

Not Lovin’ It: 2 Black Women McDonald’s Executives File Racial Discrimination Lawsuit Against Alleged Big Mac Bigots

Source: S3studio / Getty 2 Black Women Execs File Racial Discrimination Lawsuit Against McDonald’s McDonald’s has got some serious ‘splaining to do. Two Black women executives at the clown burger company have filed a racial discrimination lawsuit against their employer according to ABCNews. Vicki Guster-Hines and Domineca Neal work in the corporate offices located in Dallas. They are seeking the…

Because Black: First African-American Treasurer Of Uniontown, Pennsylvania Denied From Taking Office By Slur-Spewin’ Soup Cookies

Source: Sergio Amiti / Getty Uniontown’s First Black Treasurer Denied Office By Racist White folks in Uniontown, Pennsylvania are playing a dirty game with the city’s first Black treasurer, Antoinette Hodge. According to WTAE, Hodge is being denied her office because she can’t obtain an insurance bond. For those unaware, many public officials must obtain insurance bonds to protect the…

F**k 12: City Of Houston May Be Forced To Pay $1.2 Million After Cop Killed Unarmed Jordan Baker

Source: TIMOTHY A. CLARY / Getty Houston May Pay Jordan Baker’s Family $1.2 Million For Wrongful Death 26-year-old Jordan Baker was unarmed when he was viciously gunned down by Houston Police Department’s narcotics officer Juventino Castro back in 2014. Castro would go on to be cleared of any wrongdoing in Jordan’s death. 2014 was during the height of the Black…

Money For Murder: City Of Houston May Be Forced To Pay $1.2 Million After Cop Killed Unarmed Jordan Baker

Source: TIMOTHY A. CLARY / Getty Houston May Pay Jordan Baker’s Family $1.2 Million For Wrongful Death 26-year-old Jordan Baker was unarmed when he was viciously gunned down by Houston Police Department’s narcotics officer Juventino Castro back in 2014. Castro would go on to be cleared of any wrongdoing in Jordan’s death. 2014 was during the height of the Black…

So Sad: Portland Woman Reportedly Stole Exchange Student’s Hijab And Tried To Choke Her With It

Source: Umbara Purwacaraka / EyeEm / Getty Woman Charged For Stealing Exchange Student’s Hijab & Trying To Choke Her A 24-year-old college student from Saudi Arabia was attacked while simply waiting for a train near the library in downtown Portland, Oregon. Shortly after 7 p.m. on November 12, she felt a stranger grabbing her hijab from behind, tightening the fabric…

Spineless Salted Soup Cookie Lindsey Graham Cracker Calls Colin Kaepernick Racist For Criticizing Soleimani Killing

Source: Carmen Mandato/Getty Images/FARSHAD USYAN/AFP via Getty Images / Getty Lindsey Graham Calls Kaepernick Racist For Criticizing Soleimani Hit Lindsey Graham is gonna get his issue today. The bootlickin’ Senator from South Carolina has said a lot of wild s#!t in the name of his lord and savior Donald Trump over the past couple years, but he’s outdone himself this…

F**k 12: West Virginia Governor Fires Entire KKKop KKKadet KKKlass For Throwing Up Their Hood, A Nazi Hood

Source: Mihajlo Maricic / EyeEm / Getty West Virginia Police Cadets Fired Over Nazi Salute Photo As if West Virginia needed more racism injected into its veins… According to CNN, the governor of West Virginia, the ironically-named Jim Justice, has announced that each and every police cadet in West Virginia Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation Basic Training Class 18 will…

Handsfree Hate: Judge Rejects Tesla’s Plea To Dismiss Racism Lawsuit By 2 “N-Word” Employees

Source: NurPhoto / Getty Tesla To Face Racism Lawsuit By Black Ex-Employees “Nah, playa. You gon’ get this work.” That’s what we imagine a California judge told Tesla lawyers when they tried to weasel their way out of a lawsuit filed by two Black ex-employees, Owen Diaz and his son Demetric, who BOSSIP has previously reported about. According to Business…

Pure Comedy: Dulcé Sloan Will Give You 6-Pack Abs Laughing At “Everything Wrong With New York City” [Video]

Source: Gary Gershoff / Getty Dulcé Sloan “Everything Wrong With New York City” If you aren’t familiar with Dulcé Sloan now, you’ll want to know everything about her after you watch this clip of her Comedy Central half-hour standup special. Dulcé cuts right to the heart of the matter and has a penchant for telling jokes from an unflinching Black…

SMH: The New Yorker Doesn’t Know The Difference Between Brown Baddies Padma Lakshmi and Priyanka Chopra

Source: Steve Granitz/WireImage/FADEL SENNA/AFP via Getty Images / Getty Padma Lakshmi Calls Out The New Yorker For Priyanka Chopra Mix-Up White folks have historically been on the wrong end of knowing which celebrity of color is which and often find themselves in the throes of embarrassment for their utter ignorance. If you’re keeping score at home, mark another hash on…

Racism, Hot & Fresh: Pizza Hut Delivery Driver Calls Black Woman All Kind Of “Ni**ers” Over Accidental 9-Cent Tip

Source: AzmanL / Getty Pizza Hut Driver Called Black Customers N-Word It doesn’t take much for them to tell you what they REALLY think about you. Case-in-point, a WKYT report about a Black woman who ordered a pie from her local Pizza Hut in Lexington, Kentucky. Shirae Bledsoe unwittingly left a .09¢ tip for her delivery driver and that sent…