Category Archives: Current Events

Archived for Posterity: Kenneth Eng’s ‘Why I Hate Blacks’ Article

Just thought I’d archive some (more) ignorance: This is a copy of the controversial opinion piece by Kenneth Eng in Asian Week magazine: Here is a list of reasons why we should discriminate against blacks, starting from the most obvious … Continue reading

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Video of Kanye West’s Rant on NBC

Negritu.de has the video of Kanye West going off on President Bush and his response to hurricane Katrina. It’s worth watching for the look on Mike Myers’ face alone. 🙂

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Audio of New Orleans Mayor’s WWL Radio Interview

CNN has been playing snippets of an interview that New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin did last night on the radio. I’ve been trying to find the full audio online and oddly enough the BBC seems to be the only organization … Continue reading

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White People Find, Black People Loot???

Speaking of media coverage of the hurricane and race, check out the captions on these photos that were just emailed to me. Here are the actual links to the pictures: White People Find Black People Loot Update: Yahoo! has posted … Continue reading

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Lost in the Flood: Why no mention of race or class in TV’s Katrina coverage?

An important article on Slate about race & class with regard to the victims of hurricane Katrina. Once again I’m liberating the text in case they try to start charging for it or something. And somebody please tell me WTF … Continue reading

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Move to China, Become a Rapper & Make Millions!

I was reading an article in Business 2.0 about Americans who are making it big in China when I noticed a picture of a brotha with two Chinese girls next to him. (reminds me of that line from Digital Undergrounds … Continue reading

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Mexican Stamps fuel ‘Racial Stereotypes’

A series of five stamps was released Wednesday for general use by the Mexican government. The stamps depict an exaggerated black cartoon character known as Memin Pinguin, a child character from a comic book started in the 1940s and still … Continue reading

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911 is a Joke in Austin, TX

All of these police and 911 dispatchers need to be fired for joking about a fire in a nightclub the other day. I wonder how many times a day these kind of sentiments are expressed by cops across the nation. … Continue reading

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It Had to be Done…

The Boondocks on the (latest) Bill Cosby scandal Continue reading

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Aboriginals ‘Sensed’ the Tsunami

I know many of you have seen the stories about animals sensing the recent Indian Ocean tsunami and heading for safety: At the Khao Lak Elephant Trekking Centre, elephants Poker and Thandung started to panic — trumpeting and breaking free … Continue reading

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