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  • Amazon Warns of Racist Images in ‘Tom and Jerry’ DVD Set (Watch)

    Oct 1, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Folks looking to order “Tom and Jerry: The Complete Second Volume” on Amazon Prime will notice a disclaimer on the page warning of racist images in the set. In the screenshot above, the following warning appears at the bottom of the screen: “Tom & Jerry” shorts may depict some ethnic and racial prejudices that were once […]

  • Steven Ivory: When the President is a Brother

    Sep 30, 14 by blueolive Comments Off

    *It’s called Bizarro World. A planet which debuted  in Superman comic books in the ‘60s, Bizarro World is the exact opposite of Earth. Instead of being round, the planet is shaped like a cube. Everything considered bad on planet earth is deemed good in Bizarro World. For example, according to the Bizarro Code,  beauty is […]

  • ‘Daily Show’ Finally Airs Controversial ‘Redskins’ Piece (Watch)

    Sep 26, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    “The Daily Show” at last ran its segment on the Washington Redskins – a piece that made headlines before it was even aired, due to a Washington Post article chronicling the drama that went down while it was being filmed. For the piece, fans of the team and Native Americans were brought together to debate the team’s name. A […]

  • Read Luol Deng’s Thoughtful Response to Danny Ferry’s Racist Comment

    Sep 10, 14 by EURPublisher01 16 Comments

    *Miami Heat forward Luol Deng was just minding his own business when his name popped up in the latest racism scandal to hit the NBA. And now, he has responded. Deng, a native of South Sudan, was mentioned in a racially charged scouting report read by Atlanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry during a conference call […]

  • Hawks Discipline Danny Ferry for Racist Luol Deng Comment

    Sep 9, 14 by EURPublisher01 8 Comments

    *Atlanta Hawks CEO Steve Koonin has imposed undisclosed discipline on general manager Danny Ferry for making inflammatory remarks about Luol Deng to the ownership group in June when the team pursued Deng as a free agent. Atlanta media outlets obtained a letter Monday night from Hawks co-owner Michael Gearon Jr. which cites Ferry telling the […]

  • Civil Rights Leaders Request Meeting With Atlanta Hawks

    Sep 8, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Civil rights leaders on Monday asked for a meeting with Atlanta Hawks officials after a team owner admitted that he wrote a racially charged email theorizing that black fans kept white fans away. The Rev. Markel Hutchins said he and others wanted a chance to discuss what they think is a racist attitude permeating the […]