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Blackface Halloween

There's History Behind Those Halloween Blackface Fails

The Root | Mark Anthony Neal | Posted 10.30.2014 | Black Voices

With Halloween approaching, we’ll soon see a rash of stories about young white college students who feel compelled to apologize for an unfortunate I...

Here Are All The Things White People Stole From Black People This Year

Posted 12.24.2013 | Black Voices

To be honest, 2013 was a tough year for black folks. Every year has its share of racist activity and bad news, but there was something about this year...

A Troubling Number Of Americans Still Think Blackface Is Acceptable

The Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 11.01.2013 | Black Voices

More than four in 10 Americans believe it's acceptable to wear blackface makeup on Halloween, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. According to...

LOOK: Famous Fashion Designer Wears Blackface

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.31.2013 | Black Voices

UPDATE: The organizers of the "Hallowood Disco Africa" have issued an apology via Instagram, which reads: As the organizers of the fashion party ...

Julianne Hough's Halloween Costume Is Pretty Inappropriate

Posted 10.28.2013 | Celebrity

We're used to seeing celebrities cross the line of appropriateness on Halloween but it's usually nothing more than an overly skimpy costume. In Julian...