#Boycott

  • Melania spokeswoman calls for boycott of T.I. over video

    A Melania Trump spokeswoman is asking people to boycott Atlanta rapper T.I. because of his promotional album video that shows a woman resembling the first lady stripping in the oval office. WXIA-TV reports that Trump’s communications director, Stephanie Grisham, tweeted Saturday asking how the video was acceptable. T.I., whose...
  • Obama administration figures propose school boycott to push for gun control

    A pair of Obama administration figures, including former Education Secretary Arne Duncan, have proposed that parents hold their children out of school until gun-control legislation is approved. Mr. Duncan retweeted Friday a post from Peter Cunningham, who served as the Department of Education assistant secretary for communications and outreach...
  • Listen to T.I.’s thoughts on Starbucks…Another boycott maybe

    T.I. thinks coffee lovers should avoid Starbucks following the arrest of two black men who were reportedly waiting for a friend at a Philadelphia-area location of the mega-chain last Thursday (April 12). After a store manager called the police, the men were taken in under suspicion of trespassing but later released when Starbucks...
  • T.I calls and end to the Houston’s restaurant boycott for discrimination!

    T.I. has reportedly stopped his efforts to boycott Houston’s after meeting with the restaurant several times to address accusations of racial discrimination. As previously reported, “Love and Hip Hop” star Mama Dee triggered the boycott in October after she claimed she went to the Houston’s in Atlanta with a...
  • African American speed skater Shani Davis BOYCOTTS the Winter Olympic opening ceremony

    Davis was angry after he lost a coin toss to Hamlin, a four time Olympian who won a bronze at Sochi 2014 He is a five-time Olympian and has won two gold medals and two silver medals but did not attend ceremony  Skating team confirmed Davis had not attended...
  • Roland Martin Fires Back At Mo’Nique For Questioning His Record Supporting Women

    Journalist Roland Martin responded to an attack of his record by Mo’Nique — and he wasn’t having it. The former “NewsOne Now” host gave a passionate response after the Oscar-winning actress questioned his support of women. “Brother Roland please listen we getting ready to do press,” she tweeted. “I appreciate your fight, however where...
  • Mo’Nique calls for a boycott

    Mo’Nique is calling for fans and followers to boycott Netflix, claiming the streaming service is guilty of gender and color bias. The Oscar-winning actress, 50, claimed in an Instagram video that Netflix recently offered her a $500,000 deal for a comedy special, while other comedians such as Amy Schumer and...
  • Papa John’s cites NFL controversy in weak pizza sales growth

    NEW YORK (AP) – Sales growth at Papa John’s is slowing, and the pizza chain is blaming it on the outcry surrounding NFL players kneeling during the national anthem. The company, which is a sponsor and advertiser of the NFL, said customers have a negative view of the chain’s...
  • #WomenBoycottTwitter Took over Twitter!

    On 13 October, women all over Twitter observed #WomenBoycottTwitter. The trending hashtag was used to show solidarity with Rose McGowan whose tweet was suspended from Twitter on the grounds of violating Twitter rules. Twitter. Rose McGowan’s tweeted about harassment by a well known American film producer, Harvey Weinstein, which was also reported by...