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Actor Benedict Cumberbatch sorry for calling black actors 'colored'

LONDON (AP) — Benedict Cumberbatch says he was an “idiot” to refer to non-white actors as “colored.”

The Academy Award-nominated actor used the word on PBS talk show “Tavis Smiley” last week while discussing diversity in the entertainment industry. 129 more words


Social Media Is In an Uproar Over Possible Racist Ad

Recent pictures have flooded the internet lately of an ad promoting a baby sling for mothers. Sounds simple enough, however the problem people have is with the marketing of the product which shows very different images on the packaging. 85 more words


Thanks Melissa!

Canned and trophy hunting are controversial activities that have become more recognized as of late, especially after the international awareness that was garnered from the Melissa Bachman hunting photo from November 2013. 328 more words