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In Nathan Robinson's article “Schumer's unfortunate ‘Train wreck’ lesson: Amy's casual racism isn't one of her bad habits to overcome” published on salon.com in 2015, the actress and  mostly comedian Amy Schumer is said to defend herself for her racist comments found within the movie she wrote and stars in. Robinson explains how the comedian wanted her characters to be racist but that they never actually cross the line of what is considered wrong. Furthermore, the author explains that although Schumer's intentions may not be bad, the audience is still enjoying and laughing at racist jokes.

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Racism is an issue that is very prominent in ­our society today. So it is very common for many “normal” things to be construed as racist. Today, a reoccurring issue is the football team named the Washington Redskins. There is a public concern that the term “redskins” is offensive to Native Americans and the franchise should abolish this name and completely change their face.

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http://www.westminstercollege.edu/myriad/index.cfm?parent=...&detail=4475&content=4795  

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In the article written by Jackie Willis, we learn that a war started at the VMAs between pop star Miley Cyrus, and rapper and signer Nikki Minaj. It all started in July, on twitter, when Minaj ranted about the famous song ′′Anaconda′′. It did not make it to the nomination, as well as her song with Beyonce ′′Feeling Myself′′. She accused the VMAs of body shaming and also twitting that "black women influence pop culture so much but are rarely rewarded for it." Cyrus twitted back that "If you want to make it about race, there’s a way you could do that.

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