‘F—ING BITCH’: U.S. Congresswoman AOC says Republican colleague her a profane slur

‘F—ING BITCH’: U.S. Congresswoman AOC says Republican colleague her a profane slur

WASHINGTON — U.S. Democratic Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Thursday repeated an accusation that her Republican colleague Ted Yoho used a profane gender-based slur towards her earlier this week in an interaction on the Capitol steps. “In front of reporters, Representative Yoho called me, and I…

USC Communications Professor Placed On Leave after Using Chinese Word That Sounds Like Racial Slur

USC Communications Professor Placed On Leave after Using Chinese Word That Sounds Like Racial Slur

A sign telling students to wear masks on the USC campus in Los Angeles, Calif., August 17, 2020. (Lucy Nicholson/Reuters) The University of Southern California has placed a professor on leave after he said a Chinese word that sounds similar to a racial slur in…

Reds broadcaster Thom Brennaman uses anti-gay slur on air

Reds broadcaster Thom Brennaman uses anti-gay slur on air

ASSOCIATED PRESS Cincinnati Reds broadcaster Thom Brennaman sits in a special outside booth before the Reds’ baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers in Cincinnati in 2019. Brennaman used a gay slur during the broadcast of Cincinnati’s game against the Kansas City Royals today. Brennaman used…

The BBC apologises for racial slur used in a news reports

The BBC apologises for racial slur used in a news reports

The BBC has apologised for a news report which contained a racist term. An offensive slur was used in a news report about a racially aggravated attack in Bristol. The broadcaster initially defended the use of the slur, which was originally aired on the regional…