Vogue's Diversity Issue Features A White Model In Yellowface

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 02.15.2017 | Canada Style

They could have just hired a Japanese model.

Asian-American Mom Reclaims 'Yellowface' In Beautiful Photo Series

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 06.09.2016 | Canada Style

The blogger took matters into her own hands and recreated images of iconic Asian characters played by white actresses.

A Black James Bond: Advancement or Albatross?

Rachel Décoste | Posted 05.29.2015 | Canada Living
Rachel Décoste

Rumours have been swirling about a black James Bond for years. Mike Le of believes people who think of themselves as "post-racial" will find a way to twist this theatrical racial reversal, arguing "with this particular event, you're no longer allowed to complain about racism." After the Emancipation Proclamation, people said "You're not allowed to complain because we freed the slaves." There is a contingent of concerned African-Americans who recoil the idea of giving autocrats a rope -- until they can ascertain who will ultimately be hanging from it. 

Yellowface In 'Cloud Atlas' Continues Hollywood Tradition of Racism

Alden Habacon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Alden Habacon

Cloud Atlas' trailers, TV ads and web banners not only feature heavy-hitters Tom Hanks and Halle Berry in the film, but showcase creepy images of non-Asian actors wearing "slanty eyes." If felt weirded out or was reminded of the times you may have heard someone yell, "Hey, chinky eyes!" from across the street -- you are not alone.