Aunt Jemima

A suspected white supremacist who is also the mayor of a Virginia town was urged to quit over his alleged racist Facebook post comparing Biden's vice president hopefuls to "Aunt Jemima."

Lexi Carter, a Black woman from Tennessee, claims that her White doctor James Turner called her “Aunt Jemima” during an appointment.

The family of Anna Short Harrington, the woman who was the inspiration for much of the Aunt Jemima imagery, has filed a lawsuit against Pepsi Co. and its subsidiary the Quaker Oats Co., along with the Pinnacle Foods Group and the Hillshire Brands Co. D.W. Hunter, Harrington’s great-grandson, filed the class action lawsuit on behalf […]