links for 2011-03-06

About This Blog

Racialicious is a blog about the intersection of race and pop culture. Check out our daily updates on the latest celebrity gaffes, our no-holds-barred critique of questionable media representations, and of course, the inevitable Keanu Reeves John Cho newsflashes.

Latoya Peterson (DC) is the Owner and Editor (not the Founder!) of Racialicious, Arturo García (San Diego) is the Managing Editor, Andrea Plaid (NYC) is the Associate Editor. You can email us at

The founders of Racialicious are Carmen Sognonvi and Jen Chau. They are no longer with the blog. Carmen now runs Urban Martial Arts with her husband and blogs about local business. Jen can still be found at Swirl or on her personal blog. Please do not send them emails here, they are no longer affiliated with this blog.

Comments on this blog are moderated. Please read our comment moderation policy.

Use the "for:racialicious" tag in to send us tips. See here for detailed instructions.

Interested in writing for us? Check out our submissions guidelines.

Follow Us on Twitter!

Support Racialicious

The Octavia Butler Book Club

The Octavia Butler Book Club
(Click the book for the latest conversation)

Recent Comments

Feminism for Real – Jessica, Latoya, Andrea

Feminism for Real

Yes Means Yes – Latoya

Yes Means Yes

Sex Ed and Youth – Jessica

Youth and Sexual Health


Online Media Legal Network

Recent Posts

Support Racialicious

Older Archives


Written by:

  • Kat

    “the distress it has caused Simon Wiesenthal Centre”- WTF???!!! Not Jews?! Or anyone concerned about racism?! That’s a pseudo-apology if I ever saw one.

  • Vbnativelands
  • Msd

    RE: Sony Music says sorry for band’s Nazi-style costume
    I don’t buy the apology one bit. This is a Japanese pop group, surely being that their country has a history of being on the Nazi side of the coin during World War II, they are educated about such history in school. I think this was an publicity stunt, on the part of a second rate band to garner publicity. They could have cared less about those offended because that hurt isn’t their side of the reality. I don’t buy it, neither do I accept their apology.