GW Student Petition Removes Clarence Thomas From Teaching
July 29th, 2022 9:09 AM
When the college lefties do not get their way, they throw temper tantrums. From protests to petitions, these snowflakes cannot handle dissent from their worldview.
The Root Slams NYC Mayor for not Ripping on Cops
June 8th, 2022 12:12 PM
All heretics must be reprimanded, and the prelates at The Root are shouting “anathema!” at NYC Mayor Eric Adams because he didn’t mention race enough in his press conference on crime on June 6.
The Root Brings Race into Depp-Heard Trial
June 2nd, 2022 11:31 AM
The verdict in favor of Johnny Depp in the recent defamation trial between him and Amber Heard has generated a plethora of horrible takes. Candace McDuffie may have taken the cake for the worst one in an article published in The Root on June 1.
Lil Nas X Rides Stripper Pole Straight To Hell in Music Video
March 26th, 2021 4:19 PM
Lil Nas X’s latest music video is an abomination that may have just prompted the coming of the next extinction age of humanity. Prepare accordingly.
The Root Urges Boycott of Kaepernick-Less NFL Championship
February 2nd, 2020 9:32 PM
Prior to the start of Super Bowl 54, The Root website called for a boycott of the big event. First and foremost among five reasons given for a boycott on The Root's Twitter account was Colin Kaepernick being blackballed by the NFL merely for trashing his home country for alleged racial injustice.
Lib Media Bash ESPN's Stephen A. Smith for Ethics Violations
December 15th, 2019 10:32 AM
ESPN First Take yell man Stephen A. Smith is under fire for making a mockery of journalism ethics. On Friday, The Root writer Stephen A. Crockett Jr. joined in with Jemele Hill's Twitter criticisms of Smith for secretly working with Jay-Z to arrange last month's failed NFL workout for Colin Kaepernick. Crockett and Hill, a writer for The Atlantic, are giving Smith no mercy.
Pete Buttigieg’s Big Mistake: Telling the Truth
November 27th, 2019 11:03 AM
This week, South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, who has risen to the top of the heap in early Democratic presidential primary polling in Iowa and New Hampshire, came under serious sustained attack for the first time in his candidacy. Buttigieg's early candidacy gained credibility thanks to the moderation he displayed compared with other Democrats. He quickly lost steam when he tacked to…
MSNBC's Jason Johnson Smears Kavanaugh: 'Fifth Guy in a Gang Rape'
September 15th, 2019 4:06 PM
The sleazy new sexual-assault allegation against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh in The New York Times drove out sleazy talk from MSNBC contributor Jason Johnson on Sunday's AM Joy. He called him "the fifth guy in a gang rape." Jason is so partisan that he flip-flopped on Gov. Ralph Northam (D-Va.) needing to resign for a racist yearbook page he made in medical school.
‘The Pose’ Producer: Misgendering Is Like Racism
June 12th, 2019 11:34 AM
Pose’s transgender writer, director, and producer Janet Mock has a few choice words for those who aren’t super-careful with pronouns. Deified in 2014 for her memoir, the Hollywood media has long looked to Mock for her expertise on trans issues. In an interview with The Root yesterday, Janet Mock once again imparted her wisdom, relating mistaken pronouns to racism against black people.
Woke Media: Game of Thrones Finale Showed ‘Peak White Male Privilege'
May 21st, 2019 8:22 AM
To say many fans of the HBO series Game of Thrones were not happy with Sunday's series finale is probably an understatement.
The Root's Crockett Fumes NFL a Dictator Like Trump
December 19th, 2018 10:00 AM
Eric Reid, a safety for the NFL's Carolina Panthers, has been subjected to "random" drug tests seven times in his 11 weeks with the team, and he says it's retaliation for having kneeled for three seasons and for suing the league for alleged collusion. The Root writer Stephen A. Crockett Jr. says the frequent drug tests of the malcontent stem from the NFL's likeness to the…
Liberals/Fellow Rappers: ‘Putrid N****’ Kanye Failed ‘Ancestors'
October 12th, 2018 2:55 PM
Oh man, say what you will about Kanye, but the man’s great at reducing the left-wing media into a quivering and insecure pile of mush. The very fact that a prominent celebrity, who also happens to be a minority, has divorced himself from the showbiz victims’ circle has unleashed pure spite from his former colleagues. They have been stumbling over themselves to let him know that he…
The Root: White Supremacists will Keep Kaepernick on Sidelines
September 26th, 2018 9:00 AM
Every time a starting quarterback in the NFL goes down with a serious injury, some sports writer is quick to urge that team to sign free agent Colin Kaepernick (seen in file photo). It happened again when San Francisco's Jimmy Garoppolo suffered a season-ending knee injury Sunday. The Root's Stephen A. Crockett Jr. and Michael Harriot offer six "legit reasons" why the 49ers…
Social Justice Synergy: LeBron, Jemele Team Up for Documentary
September 21st, 2018 9:00 AM
It's a social justice sinergy made in Heaven: "Mr. Hollywood" LeBron James and ex-ESPN broadcaster/writer Jemele Hill. The two Trump-hating millionaires are joining forces to produce the basketball documentary Shut Up and Dribble, a three-part Showtime series in November that she'll narrate.