Racism

Lashana Lynch Details "Attacks" and "Abuse" She Received After As First Black Female 007

When news leaked last year that Lashana Lynch would make history by becoming the first female and the first Black 007, not everyone took the news well. Find out what she said about the backlash.

November 5, 2020

Cardi B Slams Racist Claims About Her Birkin Bags

The "WAP" rapper addresses critics who suggest women of color shouldn't own Hermes Birkin bags because they "depreciate the value." See Cardi's clapback!

October 27, 2020

Michael B. Jordan Reflects On the Pressure of Becoming a “Gatekeeper” in Hollywood

Black Panther star Michael B. Jordan explained why his newfound "gatekeeper" status means he has a duty to lift up the next generation.

October 27, 2020

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Southern Charm's First Cast Member of Color Leva Bonaparte Talks Race, White Privilege & More

In an exclusive chat with E! News, the Persian TV star sounded off on confronting co-star Kathryn Dennis about her "problematic" behavior in season 7.

October 26, 2020

See Gizelle Bryant & More Bravo Stars in Race in America: Our Vote Counts Special First Look

E!'s Nina Parker will host Bravo's Race in America: Our Vote Counts, a roundtable discussion on the power of the Black vote.

October 14, 2020

Mariah Carey Says Son Was Bullied By a "White Supremacist"

The "Meaning of Mariah Carey" author tells Andy Cohen all about the recent, racist incident involving her 9-year-old son Moroccan on "Watch What Happens Live!"

October 10, 2020

Remember the Titans’ Wood Harris and Ryan Hurst Reflect on the Film’s Relevancy 20 Years Later

Wood Harris and Ryan Hurst explained why Remember the Titans still has relevant themes about racism and shared their thoughts on the Black Lives Matter movement.

October 5, 2020

Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Call to End Structural Racism

To mark the start of U.K's Black History Month, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex pen an article for the Evening Standard calling for an end to institutional inequities.

October 1, 2020

Kerry Washington Details How She's Talking to Her Kids About Racial Injustice

Scandal alum Kerry Washington spoke on The Ellen Degeneres Show on Tuesday about how she's teaching her young kids about Breonna Taylor, racism and African history.

September 22, 2020

Jeremy Tardy Exits Dear White People Following Claims Of "Discrimination and Racial Inequality"

Jeremy Tardy announced he's leaving Dear White People on Twitter. Additionally, he accused Lionsgate, which produces the show, of "discrimination and racial inequality."

September 12, 2020

NBA Playoffs Postponed in Wake of Jacob Blake Protests

LeBron James, the Milwaukee Bucks and more athletes take a stand against police brutality after the shooting of Jacob Blake.

August 28, 2020

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E!'s Justin Sylvester Shows Solidarity for Jacob Blake by Walking Off Daily Pop Set

Following the lead of Inside the NBA's Kenny Smith, E! co-host Justin Sylvester walked off the Daily Pop set in a show of solidarity with athletes protesting the shooting of Jacob Blake.

August 27, 2020

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Nina Parker on Why Bravo's Race in America Special Is So Important

The E! host stopped by Daily Pop to give a preview of Sunday's Bravo special, which will tackle police brutality, discrimination and more difficult and timely topics

August 7, 2020

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Bravo Stars Gizelle Bryant and Leah McSweeney on the Importance of Talking to Their Kids About Racism

The Real Housewives stars share their daughters' experiences with racism and discrimination ahead of Bravo's Race in America: A Movement Not a Moment special

August 7, 2020

Tom Schwartz Says He's in "Denial" Over Vanderpump Rules Firings

The Vanderpump Rules star sounded off on the firings of his co-stars Stassi Schroeder, Kristen Doute, Brett Caprioni and Max Boyens.

August 6, 2020

Zoe Saldana Says She "Should Have Never Played" Nina Simone in Tearful Apology

Avatar actress Zoe Saldana expresses regret for portraying Nina Simone in the 2016 biopic.

August 6, 2020

Maddie Ziegler Apologizes for Past "Ignorant and Racially Insensitive" Videos

Maddie Ziegler issued an apology over her past actions. "There are a few videos some of you have seen from when I was about 9 years old where I thought it was funny to mock people," she wrote.

August 4, 2020

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5 Things We Learned From Kehlani's Candid Interview About Life and Loss

In an interview with Bustle, Kehlani opened up about social injustice, the loss of her friend and what she plans to teach her daughter. Read on for E! News' exclusive look at the profile.

August 4, 2020

"Umbrella Academy" Star Dishes on Civil Rights Organizer Role

Emmy Raver-Lampman gives the scoop on season 2 of the hit Netflix series. Find out what's in-store for her character.

August 2, 2020

Bravo Announces Race in America: A Movement Not a Moment Special With Kandi Burruss & More Stars

E!'s Nina Parker will host a very important discussion with Garcelle Beauvais, Porsha Williams and other Bravolebrities Aug. 9

July 29, 2020

Riverdale's Bernadette Beck Believes She Was Cast to "Fulfill a Diversity Quota"

Riverdale actress Bernadette Beck sounds off on her experience working on The CW hit series.

July 29, 2020

Shahs of Sunset Stars Talk Being Profiled at Airports for Being Middle Eastern

Shahs of Sunset's Mike Shouhed and Nema Vand opened up about the "humiliating" incident on the Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen reunion special.

July 20, 2020

Washington's NFL Team Retiring Name & Logo

The NFL team releases a statement revealing they are replacing their team's name and logo after years of backlash. Watch!

July 14, 2020