Blackface

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Ant and Dec apologise for impersonating black characters

Ant and Dec apologise for impersonating black characters

Ant and Dec have apologised for their portrayal of different ethnicities in past editions of their television show Saturday Night Takeaway

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Little Britain pulled from streaming services over blackface row

Little Britain pulled from streaming services over blackface row

Little Britain has been removed from BBC iPlayer and Netflix after renewed criticism of its stars dressing as black characters in sketches.

Friday, September 20, 2019

Friday, September 20, 2019

Poll: Almost a third of Brits say ‘blackface’ is acceptable

Poll: Almost a third of Brits say ‘blackface’ is acceptable

A survey of 2,843 British adults has revealed that 32 per cent of them think it is acceptable for a white person to wear blackface makeup.

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau regrets ‘racist’ costume

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau regrets ‘racist’ costume

Mr Trudeau said he is “p****d off at himself” after a 2001 yearbook photo of him in 'brownface' emerged.

Friday, February 16, 2018

Friday, February 16, 2018

Chinese annual variety show criticised for 'racist blackface skit'

Chinese annual variety show criticised for 'racist blackface skit'

Chinese annual variety show criticised for 'racist blackface skit'

The Spring Festival Gala showed an Asian woman dressed as a African mother

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Lecturer receives backlash after researching racist origins of Jingle Bells

Lecturer receives right-wing backlash after finding out Jingle Bells has racist origins

Lecturer receives right-wing backlash in Jingle Bells racism row

Kyna Hamill's research claims the song was first performed by someone in blackface

Monday, December 18, 2017

Monday, December 18, 2017

Antoine Griezmann posted this photo on his way to a party

Manchester United target Antoine Griezmann apologises for 'blackface'

Manchester United target Antoine Griezmann apologises for 'blackface'

Griezmann inundated with criticism after posting blackface photo