Miley Cyrus fans fat-shame plus-size model from her new video: ‘You’re praising people killing themselves’

Miley Cyrus shared teaser images ahead of the release of her new “Mother’s Daughter” music video and the reactions to one — featuring a plus-size model, in the nude, fanning herself on a chaise lounge — were nasty.Angelina Duplisea, a plus-size model and actress, was quickly fat-shamed in the comments of Cyrus’s Instagram post. She was told she […]

Black Coffee Highlight: Cardi B Schools People on Her Black and Latina Roots

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Taylor Swift accused of ‘using LGBTQ people as props’ in new music video

Taylor Swift’s new “You Need to Calm Down” video did the unthinkable — it brought her together with former feud-mate Katy Perry — but there have been critics of the overall theme. Perry was just one celebrity making a cameo in the pop star’s song, which heavily featured LGBTQ stars, including the Queer Eye crew, Ellen DeGeneres, […]

O.J. Simpson joined Twitter, and people are protesting by following Ron Goldman’s sister

O.J. Simpson has been making waves across the Twitterverse by joining the popular social media site. But in a sharp contrast to Simpson’s series of casual posts, sent from golf courses and sunny backyards, it’s Kim Goldman that’s gaining traction on the internet. Writer Yashar Ali noticed that Kim Goldman, the sister of Ron Goldman, […]