5 Headdress-Wearing Musicians Who Need to Stop

Yesterday, Montreal's Osheaga Festival announced that Native American headdresses would not be…

    Wed Jul 15th, 2015 10:28am By Rae Alexandra

Drive-By Truckers' Patterson Hood Tackles Hateful Flags and Southern Heritage in New York Times Essay

In 2001, I was commissioned by Simon & Schuster to write a…

    Thu Jul 9th, 2015 3:34pm By Mark Segal Kemp

Report Shows Major Disparity in Treatment of African-Americans by SFPD and Courts

African Americans are 7.1 times as likely as whites to be arrested…

    Tue Jun 23rd, 2015 12:49pm By Julia Carrie Wong

Oakland Ends Racism With New City Department

Oakland, Calif. – Until just days ago, Oakland suffered from the symptoms…

    Tue Jun 23rd, 2015 8:00am By Benjamin Wachs

Bare-Breasted Women Stop Traffic to Protest Police Killings of Black Women

About a dozen topless protesters stopped traffic on Market Street this morning,…

    Thu May 21st, 2015 12:13pm By Julia Carrie Wong

Black San Franciscans Face High Rates of Bullshit Arrests

African Americans are cited for resisting arrest eight times more frequently than…

    Wed Apr 29th, 2015 2:37pm By Julia Carrie Wong

S.F. Travelodge Accused of Not Accepting Black Musicians' Credit Cards

A local venue owner says that last night a manager at the…

    Fri Oct 19th, 2012 12:39pm By Ian S. Port

Someone Racist Like You? Unpacking Stephin Merritt's Comments on Adele Fans

Last week, singer Stephin Merritt of The Magnetic Fields created a gossip-blog…

    Fri Mar 30th, 2012 9:30am By Sylvie Kim

Does Rock Music Make People Racist? These Researchers Think So

Today in the department of WTF, we have this: A new study…

    Tue Mar 6th, 2012 11:54am By Ian S. Port

The Greatest, Most Racist Generation: 1952 Magazine Feature Says “Wetbacks” 20+ Times

Your Crap Archivist brings you the finest in forgotten and bewildering crap…

    Tue Jul 26th, 2011 7:00am By Alan Scherstuhl