Racial Discrimination

NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly Says More People Will Die if ‘Stop-and-Frisk’ Policy Terminated

NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly Says More People Will Die if ‘Stop-and-Frisk’ Policy Terminated

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly defended the controversial ‘stop-and-frisk’ policy during an appearance on NBC’s “Meet the Press,’ saying violent crime will go up if the policy is ended. The ‘stop-and-frisk’ policy, which targets mainly black and Hispanic males, was found unconstitutional by a federal judge, calling the […]

by · August 18, 2013 · New York News, Racial Discrimination
Judge Dismisses Racial Claims in Paula Deen Lawsuit Filed by Ex-Employee Lisa Jackson

Judge Dismisses Racial Claims in Paula Deen Lawsuit Filed by Ex-Employee Lisa Jackson

Paula Deen scored a big win today after a judge dismissed racial claims in a lawsuit filed against her. Savannah Morning News reports the U.S. District Judge William T. Moore Jr., judge ruled “plaintiff Lisa Jackson did not allege she was the target of the racist discrimination and didn’t suffer […]

Embattled Chef Paula Deen Reportedly Asked Black Workers to Dress as Aunt Jemima

Embattled Chef Paula Deen Reportedly Asked Black Workers to Dress as Aunt Jemima

Southern celebrity chef Paula Deen is back in the news again y’all. This time, she reportedly asked black staffers to dress up as ‘Aunt Jemima.’ This came to light in a New York Times article on Thursday. The profile of Deen’s cook Dora Charles overflows with allegations of racist behavior. Deen allegedly paid black […]

Sen. Rand Paul Staffer Jack Hunter Exposed as White Supremacist, Pro-Secessionist Radical

Sen. Rand Paul Staffer Jack Hunter Exposed as White Supremacist, Pro-Secessionist Radical

Surprise, surprise — Jack Hunter, a Rand Paul staffer, has been exposed as a white supremacist, pro-secessionist radical: Jack Hunter, who co-authored Rand Paul’s 2011 book and now directs new media for the Kentucky senator, has a past alter ego as the “Southern Avenger,” a provocative radio personality known for […]

by · July 9, 2013 · Politics, Racial Discrimination
Pat Buchanan: Immigration Reform Will Be the End of America

Pat Buchanan: Immigration Reform Will Be the End of America

Pat Buchanan spewing racist vitriol again, saying America will break up, just like the Soviet Union, if immigration reform is passed. In other words, in his mind, immigration reform will mean the end of white dominance in this country: What you get is a growing disintegration of the country, a […]

by · July 8, 2013 · Politics, Racial Discrimination
Ballantine Books Cancels Paula Deen’s Upcoming Cookbook Amid Racial Slur Scandal

Ballantine Books Cancels Paula Deen’s Upcoming Cookbook Amid Racial Slur Scandal

Paula Deen just got dropped by Ballantine Books, which was set to publish her latest cookbook, titled “Paula Deen’s New Testament: 250 Favorite Recipes, All Lightened Up.” The book was set to release October 2013. The book publisher issued the following statement to CNN: “After careful consideration, Ballantine Books has […]

J. C. Penney to Stop Selling Paula Deen-Branded Merchandise Over Racial Slur Scandal

The list of companies fleeing from Paula Deen continues to grow, with J. C. Penney saying it has decided to stop selling Paula Deen-branded merchandise. I suspect the list shouldn’t be much bigger, since the vast majority have already dropped the embattled Southern chef over a racial slur scandal stemming […]

Sears Holdings Severs Ties with Paula Deen Over Racial Slur Scandal

Sears Holdings has severed ties with Southern chef Paula Deen amid continued fallout over a racial slur scandal. This comes as QVC, Home Depot, Caesars Entertainment, Target, Smithfield Foods, Novo Nordisk and Walmart dropped the embattled celebrity chef. The company, based in Hoffman Estates, Ill., says Friday that it made […]

QVC Says It Will Take a “Pause” from Paula Deen Amid Racial Slur Scandal

Another one bites the dust for Paula Deen as QVC said it will take “a pause” from the Southern chef amid continued fallout from a racial slur scandal. Here’s an excerpt from QVC’s letter: We owe you an answer. We too are troubled by what Paula has acknowledged saying. We’re […]

Target Drops Paula Deen, to Phase Out Merchandise in Stores & Online

Target Drops Paula Deen, to Phase Out Merchandise in Stores & Online

BREAKING:  Target drops Paula Deen. According to statement from the retailer, “We have made a decision to phase out the Paula Deen merchandise in our stores as well as on Target.com.”- via @RyanRuggiero