12 Years A Slave was one of this year’s most critically acclaimed films, with its star Chiwetel Ejiofor delivering a stirring performance as main character Solomon Northup. Despite this, it appears that theaters in Italy have promotional posters of the film that display prominent white characters instead.
Every Halloween, folks risk their image and good taste to pull off zany outfits. Unfortunately the racism line gets crossed when people go the blackface route, as evidenced by a handful of top fashion designers in Milan at a party over the weekend.
We know he’s human just like all of us but Jay Z has always aimed to keep his private business private. But when paparazzi snapped a pic of Hova and Bey by the pool, the wheels were put in motion for Internet jokes and slander. Once again thanks to Photoshop and a lack of chill, […]
An audience member in Rome put more racism on display as a reaction to a public appearance by Cecile Kyenge, Italy’s first Black minister. Kyenge was littered with bananas during a speaking engagement Friday (July 26).
In keeping in trend with the very ever popular camo, Nike pays homage with French, Italian, Japanese camouflage inspired version of their Air Max series of sneakers.
Silvio Berlusconi, the former prime minster of Italy was convicted Monday (June 24) in a case stemming from soliciting the services of an underage prostitute. The senior citizen was sentenced for seven years in prison, and barred for life from holding any form of political office.
James Gandolfini former star of The Sopranos died Wednesday (June 19). The actor was 51.
Cecile Kyenge, the first Black cabinet member in Italian history, has endured a barrage of racist insults since being appointed as the integration minister last Saturday by Prime Minister Enrico Letta. While her historic position should be celebrated, racist and far-Right websites have been aiming vicious barbs in her direction.
An Italian prostitute, allegedly hired by Prime Minister, Silvio Berlusconi, said she dressed like President Obama to entertain the political leader. Berlusconi is accused of hiring underaged prostitutes for his “bunga bunga” sex parties.