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Cry Me a River, Kanye!

Rachel Décoste | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada Music
Rachel Décoste

Last week, a young man yelled a racist slur at Kanye West's wife, calling her a "n*gger lover." As disrespectful as this incident was, it serves as a reality check for Kanye and his ilk. The man who made the N-word rhyme with "Gold Digger" for a hit song now laments having to "raise my daughter around ignorance and flat-out blatant racism." Cry me a river, Kanye! It is high time hip-hop honchos had their consciousness awakened. Jay-Z, Yeezy and many more have propagated this mess. The bitch they rap about -- her name is Karma.

Kanye West Under Fire For Hawking Confederate Flag Clothing

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Music

Rev. Al Sharpton and other African American leaders are blasting provocative rapper Kanye West for his latest controversial move: using the U.S. Confe...

Blame the Teachers for Racist Paraphernalia

Yoni Goldstein | Posted 04.26.2013 | Canada
Yoni Goldstein

Over the weekend, the Toronto Star revealed a disturbing trend at Sutton District High: Some students there have taken to sporting the Confederate flag "on bandanas, lighters, belt buckles, backpacks and pickup truck windows." Yes, the same Confederate flag proudly flown by the South during the U.S. Civil War.