Tiffanie Drayton

Tiffanie Drayton is a geek culture and lifestyle reporter whose work covers everything from gender and race to anime and Xbox. Her work has appeared in Complex, Salon, Marie Claire, Playboy, and elsewhere.

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The Capitol riot was an explosion of racist hypocrisy

Merely existing as a Black person is a greater offense in America than white people staging a siege.

On Jan 7, 2021 by Tiffanie Drayton

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Internet Person of the Year: Darnella Frazier, the teen who filmed George Floyd’s death

Her brave act changed America.

On Dec 31, 2020 by Tiffanie Drayton

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TikTok shows church members putting up ‘No Trespassing’ sign—only after a Black woman sits down to study

In the video, the church members admit the sign is just for her, scream out 'white lives matter,' and threaten to call the police.

On Jul 8, 2020 by Tiffanie Drayton

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‘Bar Lives Matter’ is really as bad as it sounds

Some Texas bar owners are appropriating the 'Black Lives Matter' movement.

On Jun 30, 2020 by Tiffanie Drayton


Alleged Pornhub announcement says it will stream ‘only Ebony videos’ in support of Black Lives Matter

The news has divided Twitter.

On Jun 8, 2020 by Tiffanie Drayton

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Tinder will stop banning people for raising money for Black Lives Matter

Tinder made the decision after getting called out online.

On Jun 8, 2020 by Tiffanie Drayton

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‘Karen cops’ ask to speak to restaurant worker’s manager after she allegedly said ‘Black Lives Matter’

The officers are being called 'Karens with badges' after a video of the confrontation went viral.

On Jun 4, 2020 by Tiffanie Drayton

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Black journalist accuses Daily Caller of encouraging readers to harass, dox her

'I'm not really worried about anyone doing anything to me, but if anything ever happened to my mom, I wouldn't be able to live with that.'

On Jun 3, 2020 by Tiffanie Drayton

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GoFundMe raises 100K for Black-owned business that burned down during Minnesota protests

'My business can be rebuilt but his life cannot be regained.'

On May 29, 2020 by Tiffanie Drayton

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Teen who recorded George Floyd video says she’s getting attacked online

She said people are bashing her for not doing more and accusing her of only posting the video for 'clout.'

On May 28, 2020 by Tiffanie Drayton

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The best way to fight police brutality is by staying home

For activists, there is so much to do online.

On May 28, 2020 by Tiffanie Drayton

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Officer calls on police to stop justifying George Floyd’s death (updated)

'This is not one of those cases.'

On May 28, 2020 by Tiffanie Drayton

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This TikTok user is trading up from a bobby pin to a house

The TikTok user thinks she'll get a house in about 30 trades.

On May 26, 2020 by Tiffanie Drayton

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Twitter users are canceling Doja Cat for alleged participation in racist chatrooms

'Doja Cat Is Over Party' is trending on Twitter.

On May 22, 2020 by Tiffanie Drayton

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Video shows ‘Karen’ crying about wearing mask because she can’t see strangers’ faces, touch babies

Now, health professionals are mocking her with photos of themselves in PPE.

On May 21, 2020 by Tiffanie Drayton