Racism

Dog the Bounty Hunter Says He Had a "Pass" to Use the N-Word Amid Racism Allegations

Dog the Bounty Hunter and fiancée Francie Frane took part in a joint interview that aired the day before their Sept. 2 wedding, with Dog claiming he "had a pass" to previously use the N-word.

September 2, 2021

Meghan Markle & Prince Harry Almost Told Who Questioned Skin Color

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry were allegedly going to name the royal who expressed concerns for Archie's skin color. Was that the right move to stay mum?

August 26, 2021

Cardi B Defends Lizzo After She Cries Over Hateful Comments

After Lizzo breaks down in tears after receiving fat-phobic and racist comments, her "Rumors" collaborator Cardi B fiercely comes to her defense. Watch!

August 16, 2021

Morgan Wallen Reflects on Racial Slur Controversy in First Interview Since Scandal

Morgan Wallen has given his first press interview since his N-word controversy. Find out what the country music star told Good Morning America's Michael Strahan.

July 23, 2021

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How Eboni K. Williams Stayed True to Herself on The Real Housewives of New York City

RHONY's first Black Housewife Eboni K. Williams reflects on her first season, including those tough conversations about race, in an exclusive Q&A with E! News.

July 22, 2021

Billie Eilish Apologizes for Mouthing Anti-Asian Slur in Old Video

The "Lost Cause" singer addresses a past TikTok that shows Billie singing along to the song "Fish" by Tyler, the Creator. See her apology for her "hurtful" actions.

June 22, 2021

Miranda Cosgrove Condemns Racism After iCarly's Laci Mosley Receives Hateful Messages

After iCarly’s newest star Laci Mosley received attacks from online trolls, Miranda Cosgrove and Paramount+ released a statement condemning racism.

May 17, 2021

Caleb Kennedy Departs American Idol After Offensive Video Surfaces

Caleb Kennedy is leaving American Idol after an offensive video of him spread on social media. The 16 year old said in a statement, "I know this has hurt and disappointed a lot of people."

May 12, 2021

Vivica A. Fox Recalls the Racial Insult Ivanka Trump Made to Her on Celebrity Apprentice

The Empire star details the racially-charged, condescending comment from Ivanka Trump while filming Celebrity Apprentice in 2015.

May 7, 2021

Nation's Powerful Reaction to Derek Chauvin's Verdict

From President Biden to George Floyd's family, America is reacting to Derek Chauvin's guilty verdict.

April 21, 2021

Meet Darnella Frazier, the Teen Being Called a Hero for Her Role in George Floyd’s Case

Darnella Frazier was 17 years old when she recorded George Floyd's death. After Derek Chauvin was convicted of murder, stars including Oprah Winfrey and Kerry Washington thanked the teen.

April 21, 2021

Duck Dynasty's Willie Robertson Recalls "Ugly Comments" Targeted Toward Biracial Son

In a candid conversation about race, Duck Dynasty's Korie and Willie Robertson reflected on raising their biracial son on national TV.

April 6, 2021

Daniel Kaluuya Jokes on SNL About the Royal Family After Meghan Markle's Shocking Claim

Get Out star Daniel Kaluuya joked about the U.K. royal family's racism scandal in his Saturday Night Live monologue. Watch clips from the episode.

April 4, 2021

Necessary Realness: BTS Stands Against Anti-Asian Racism

The K-pop superstars speak out in support of the Asian American community, calling for AAPI hate to stop. Plus, Lil Nas X causes a satanic panic! Watch.

April 3, 2021

Eric Church Slams Morgan Wallen's "Indefensible" N-Word Controversy

Two months after Morgan Wallen was caught hurling a racial slur, fellow country star Eric Church is finally sharing his “heartbroken” reaction.

April 2, 2021

Teen Wolf’s Arden Cho Says She Was Attacked With Racist Slur While Walking Her Dog

Teen Wolf actress Arden Cho recalled being left "scared" and "shaking" after she was attacked while walking her dog on Wednesday, March 31. Read about her experience below.

April 2, 2021

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E!'s Erin Lim Rhodes Discusses Hate Against AAPI Community & How You Can Help

On Wednesday, March 31's all-new Just the Sip, E!'s Erin Lim Rhodes discussed how the March 16 spa shooting helped people wake up to the hate the AAPI community is facing.

March 31, 2021

Piers Morgan Says His Sons Received Threats Over His Meghan Markle Comments

Piers Morgan revealed how the backlash over his criticism of Meghan Markle affected his children, responded to accusations of racism and commented on Sharon Osbourne's exit from The Talk.

March 28, 2021

Halle Berry Reacts to “Disgusting” Radio Host’s Comments Comparing Her Skin Tone to Toast

A Buffalo, New York, radio host was reportedly fired on Wednesday, March 24, after comparing Black celebrities' skin tones to toast. Read Halle Berry's thoughts on his "ridiculous" comments about her.

March 27, 2021

How Star Wars' Kelly Marie Tran Hopes to Bring "Joy" in Contrast to Rise in Anti-Asian Violence

Kelly Marie Tran, a Star Wars actress and star of the new Disney movie Raya and the Last Dragon, spoke out about the recent rise in anti-Asian sentiment in the United States.

March 24, 2021

Sandra Oh Delivers Powerful Speech at Stop Asian Hate Rally in Pittsburgh

"I am proud to be Asian! I belong here!" the Grey's Anatomy alum expressed at a Stop Asian Hate Rally in Pittsburgh over the weekend. Read about her moving speech below.

March 21, 2021

Why Riverdale’s Charles Melton Says He’ll No Longer “Suppress” His Asian Identity

Riverdale actor Charles Melton explained why he “willfully ignored” racism he experience growing up. In an introspective column, he said he's now vowing to embrace his Korean heritage.

March 20, 2021

Update!

Teen Vogue Editor in Chief Alexi McCammond Resigns After Offensive Tweets Resurface

Olivia Munn previously called out Teen Vogue's incoming editor in chief, Alexi McCammond, over her past "racist" and "stupid" tweets about Asians.

March 18, 2021