discrimination

Patricia Banks was the first black woman to sue the commercial flight industry for discrimination. While Ruth Carol Taylor was the first attendant hired in…

Now that Southern soul food maven Paula Deen has shown her true colors, the only question is how much her multimillion-dollar cooking empire will suffer.…

It can be sooooo difficult going through life being beautiful. Just ask this chick from last night’s episode of MTV True Life: I’m Too Beautiful.…

Was it blatant racism or a simple misunderstanding that prevented two African American men from traveling in the first class cabin of U.S. Airways while…

New evidence of racist restaurant waitstaff may leave a bad taste in the mouths of African-American diners. After polling servers in 18 North Carolina restaurants, researchers found that a shocking 38.5% discriminated against black customers. Waiters admitted that they often gave them poorer service, based on their expectations that black diners would be poor tippers, […]

At McDain’s Restaurant, in Monroeville, Pennsylvania, kids don’t eat free. And since July 16, they haven’t been able to eat at all. Mike Vuick, owner of the Pittsburgh-area restaurant recently announced a ban on children under 6 at his dining establishment. After receiving noise complaints from customers about crying kids at neighboring tables, Vuick decided […]

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina‘s Democratic Party has asked its own Senate nominee to withdraw after learning the man has been charged with a felony. But the candidate says he won’t budge.

Via:  www.newsone.com // From BVX.com: A white guy, disguised as a a black guy, managed to rip off four banks and a CVS in Ohio before he was caught. No, we’re not kidding. Maybe Conrad Zdzierak was inspired by “Soul Man (1986),” or even Robert Downey Jr.’s performance in “Tropic Thunder” (2008), but the 30-year-old, […]

It is no secret that models of color are at a clear disadvantage when it comes to booking jobs in the white-washed fashion industry.