Memes

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Harvard University Revokes 10 Acceptance Offers Over Discriminatory Memes

One prospective freshman reportedly called the hanging of a Mexican child “piñata time.” 

Donald Trump Says 'I Love Hispanics!' in Cinco De Mayo Post

Was this a misguided appeal to Latino voters? His proof that he’s not as racist as people think? Simple trolling? You decide. 

#BeLikeDarsh Fights Hate, Celebrates Sikh Basketball Pioneer

Darsh Singh was the first turban-wearing basketball player in the NCAA. After people used his image to create racist memes, #BeLikeDarsh sprung up to promote his legacy. 

The Top 5 Bree Newsome Memes

Also, some stunning artistic renditions of the activist’s daring pole-climb and removal of the Confederate battle flag from South Carolina’s statehouse. 

Iggy's Hair, Rihanna's Quinceanera: Best Memes of 2015 Grammys

But what was Prince wearing, though?

5 Ways The 'Harlem Shake' Meme Is (Slightly) More Complicated Than It Seems

The inescapable dance craze is drawing criticism from folks who say it’s just another example of cultural appropriation. That may be true, but there’s more to the story.

Chris Dorner Memes in Full Effect

The LAPD manhunt for Chris Dorner has sparked some memes.

'Sh*t White Girls Say...to Black Girls' Part Two [Video]

There’s a sequel to the wildly popular ”Shit white girls say…to black girls’ video.

Get Out the Way Bieber: 'Sh*t White Girls Say to Black Girls' Most Viewed Video on YouTube

The Youtube sensation may get a cameo on ‘Awkward Black Girl.’

How 'Sh*t White Girls Say to Black Girls' Blew Up the Internet

Franchesca Ramsey has turned the year’s first online meme into social commentary. But are efforts like hers enough to create meaningful discussions about racial justice? She thinks so.

It was only a matter of time... There's a 'Sh*t White Girls Say to Black Girls' Video

The YouTube phenomenon continues.

"Privilege Denying Dude" and the Fight for the Right to Snark

Diana Lopez starts a Web meme in which the joke, for once, is on the white guy. Plus, the Internet’s best social justice smart asses.