Black Twitter remains one of the most vocal and influential sections of the fast-moving social media service. On Friday, the hashtag #BestOfThrowBackBlackTwitter began trending with folks sharing some of their favorite jokes and moments from earlier times. Just as meme culture has become seemingly synonymous with Black Twitter, viral Vine (RIP) videos and hilarious clips […]
Black Twitter can be a volatile place. Today (June 4), the collective, and the stray gentrifier, is debating the usage of the word “Auntie” on these Internets. https://twitter.com/VanLathan/status/1135955214828052480 To many it’s a term of endearment. But to other, it’s a shade. However, the source of today’s online chatter is an interview Van Lathan recently had […]
Plus, an 11-year-old starts a book club for young Black boys in St. Louis and a Hawaii and Maryland judge strikes down recent Muslim travel ban.
You can't just wish away or deny racism, sexism, homophobia and ageism, that's just not how it works.
Yahoo Finance's social media team tweeted out the following headline around 10:01 p.m. EST: “Trump wants a much nigger navy: Here’s how much it’ll cost.”
Some suggested the outlet's error was a ploy to gain clicks while other's just marveled at one of the first L's of 2017.
https://twitter.com/NerdBryant/status/817244176584687616 It’s a new year and one thing still remains the same Black Twitter is still greatness and has the ability to “tweet through” any situation. Case in point, earlier tonight Yahoo Finance’s Twitter Account made one of the most egregious Twitter errors ever when they tweeted this: Now any smart person knows whoever is […]
The internet went wild Tuesday as old reports of George Zimmerman's homelessness, financial issues, and post-traumatic stress resurfaced.