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Racist Halloween Costumes

Jerks Like This Make Us Wonder If We Even Deserve Halloween Anymore

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing & Sara Boboltz | Posted 11.05.2014 | Comedy

It's not JUST the tasteless costumes, but it's definitely the tasteless costumes.

3 Ways Not To Offend People With Your Costume This Halloween

Julia Schemmer | Posted 12.29.2014 | Teen
Julia Schemmer

Let's quit donning the Native American feather headdress, the sombrero and dreadlocks, and instead put on the ideals that will never go out of style: awareness, dignity and inclusiveness.

14 Costumes That Should've Never Existed In The First Place

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 11.03.2014 | Latino Voices

Ahh Halloween, a night where too many "clever" folks like to teeter dangerously over the line of inappropriate and funny. There's no doubt that A...

Offensive Halloween Costumes: Not That Big of a Deal?

Search for Common Ground | Posted 02.21.2014 | Impact
Search for Common Ground

2013-09-23-EntChallenge.jpgIt is more complex than just a handful of people wearing costumes that other people don't like. It's about collective ignorance, privilege and trauma.

Is This The Most Offensive Halloween Costume Of 2013?

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 10.30.2013 | Weird News

In what may be one of the most offensive Halloween costumes to surface this year, a group of men dressed up as bloodied flight attendants from the Asi...

Blackface Halloween Costumes Are Baaaack!

AP | LEANNE ITALIE | Posted 11.01.2013 | Black Voices

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — Is donning blackface to dress up as a favorite TV character ever OK for Halloween? How about a bloody hoodie and blackf...

More Trayvon Martin Costumes Please

Morris W. O'Kelly | Posted 12.29.2013 | Black Voices
Morris W. O'Kelly

Gang signs, gold chains and blackface are way more "funny" when there's no likelihood of real black people walking through the door. That's the whole point.

PHOTO: Halloween Costumes Can't Get Any More Offensive Than This

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.29.2013 | Black Voices

Some Halloween costumes tend to toe the line between "offensive" and "provocative," but these George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin costumes leave that ...

Student Take Stand Against 'Racist' Halloween Costumes

Posted 12.26.2011 | Latino Voices

Popular costumes such as a Latino man with a sombrero and a poncho or dressing up as a Japanese geisha will be frowned upon by some this Halloween. ...

NU Students Warned: Blackface For Halloween Is A Terrible Idea

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Last year, two white students at Northwestern University caused outrage throughout the Evanston campus after photos of them wearing blackface for Hall...