Like Whiteness for Chocolate: Teacher Suspended for Dressing Up as Rapper Common, Complete With Blackface — The Root

Just when you thought blackface had been relegated to old college yearbooks, a California teacher provided the latest proof of white superiority—at least in the field of “trying it”—after he wore blackface in the classroom to buttress the bona fides of his Halloween costume. Read more...Like Whiteness for Chocolate: Teacher Suspended for Dressing Up as Rapper … Continue reading Like Whiteness for Chocolate: Teacher Suspended for Dressing Up as Rapper Common, Complete With Blackface — The Root

Bed, Bath and Beyond pull Blackface jack-o’-lanterns from shelves — theGrio

Roses are red, violets are blue and let’s be clear: pumpkins are orange, not the new Black! READ MORE: Woman who donned blackface to look like Prince at 80s tribute denies being racist… 370 more wordsBed, Bath and Beyond pull Blackface jack-o’-lanterns from shelves — theGrio

Justin Trudeau Shown in 3 Separate Instances Wearing Black and Brownface Makeup — The Root

Over the past 12 hours, three separate images revealed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had a penchant for wearing black and brownface from the time he was a teenager and well into adulthood. Read more...Justin Trudeau Shown in 3 Separate Instances Wearing Black and Brownface Makeup — The Root

Alabama’s Governor Apologizes for Wearing Blackface in Her Youth — Because of Course She Did — The Root

Months after saying she didn’t know nothing about her sorority’s college yearbook page showing women in blackface, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on Thursday issued an apology about having worn blackface herself in a separate incident as an undergraduate at Auburn University. According to the Montgomery Advertiser, the governor, perhaps more nationally known this year for having signed into … Continue reading Alabama’s Governor Apologizes for Wearing Blackface in Her Youth — Because of Course She Did — The Root

Hawaii Man Wears Blackface to Sentencing Hearing in Road Rage Case, Protests Being ‘Treated Like a Black Man’ in Racially-Charged Rant — BCNN1 WP

A Hawaiian man bizarrely wore blackface to his sentencing hearing on Monday—claiming in a racially-charged rant that he was protesting being “treated like a black man.” Mark Char, who was convicted for his role in a 2016 violent road-rage incident in March, stunned a Honolulu courtroom when he arrived in a wheelchair for his sentencing … Continue reading Hawaii Man Wears Blackface to Sentencing Hearing in Road Rage Case, Protests Being ‘Treated Like a Black Man’ in Racially-Charged Rant — BCNN1 WP

California Community Activists Respond to Blackface Video of High School Cheerleader: ‘This is Not New’ — The Root

Here we go again. Currently, there are a pair of videos circulating the Internet in which Paula Deen’s 14-year-old understudy—who may or may not grow up to become a judge or Linda Fairstein—is showing her complete ass by spewing racist epithets. https://www.theroot.com/california-community-activists-respond-to-blackface-vid-1835232889