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FKA twigs called out for featuring a Black man with darkened skin in her latest music video

'I love FKA Twigs but I can't defend her on this.'

On May 10, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

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‘No words’: ‘Blackface Hype House’ TikTok account taken down after Black creators call out racist posts

It's unclear if the account was banned or voluntarily removed.

On Nov 16, 2021 by Cecilia Lenzen

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‘Doing Blackface yourself as a way to mock him is still racist’: Man wearing ‘Trudeau black face’ costume sparks outrage on TikTok

'Black face is NEVER okay..'

On Nov 1, 2021 by Clara Wang

A woman looking into camera (L) and a woman putting on makeup (R).

‘People really wanna be us’: Chinese influencer puts on blackface makeup in viral video

She called herself 'Wakanda queen.'

On Nov 1, 2021 by Tricia Crimmins

Lauren Pefferle, a staff member at an Oregon elementary school, wore blackface to protest a vaccine mandate.

‘I’m representing Rosa Parks’: School aide rationalizes wearing blackface to protest vaccine mandate on conservative podcast

'I feel segregated because I am unvaccinated.'

On Sep 26, 2021 by Tricia Crimmins

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‘That is truly awful cultural appropriation’: White dancers accused of blackface, slammed for doing ‘Bollywood Haka’ dance

'Some peak white supremacy right here.'

On Jun 11, 2021 by Jennifer Xia

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Chinese TV’s New Year gala goes viral for racist segment that featured dancers in blackface

'[N]ot the first time, and extremely disappointing to see.'

On Feb 12, 2021 by Kahron Spearman

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‘This emoji a lil too dark for you sis’: Khloé Kardashian accused of blackfishing over emoji choice

'This the skin tone you chose... during Black History Month?'

On Feb 3, 2021 by Edward Medeles

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Black folks flame Chet Hanks on Clubhouse for his Jamaican ‘blaccent’

'I have no ill intentions, and I'm just being myself.'

On Dec 3, 2020 by Kahron Spearman

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Viral TikTok shows high school student posing in blackface under Trump flag

A comment on the photo reads, 'F*ck Black lives.'

On Nov 4, 2020 by Bryan Rolli

Ahmed and Zeinab Hassan prank their daughter and she begins to cry.

Video shows YouTubers scaring toddler with blackface ‘prank’

The couple's behavior is under investigation.

On Sep 18, 2020 by Samantha Shaps

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Video of YouTubers Shane Dawson and Joey Graceffa in blackface resurfaces

'I never expected you to make the most racist video of all time.'

On Jul 29, 2020 by Bryan Rolli

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Did RuPaul scrub Instagram and delete Twitter because of these Confederate flag photos?

The drag queen currently has no photos on Instagram and deleted Twitter.

On Jul 6, 2020 by Bryan Rolli

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TikTok star Addison Rae accused of blackfishing

The video of Rae getting her makeup done has since been removed.

On Jun 30, 2020 by Chad Lyle

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Audio shows Jimmy Kimmel used N-word while imitating Snoop Dogg in the ’90s

Kimmel previously donned blackface multiple times while impersonating Karl Malone and Oprah Winfrey. Amid backlash, he's addressing his past comedy.

On Jun 23, 2020 by Michelle Jaworski