Critics see Snapchat as having no filter on racial stereotypes - PBS NewsHour

Social media site, Snapchat, is yet again under fire for debuting a filter many users called racist. Photo by Eric Thayer/Reuters. Snapchat, the popular social network that allows users to share video clips and photos in temporary timelines, has come ...

Hey, Snapchat, enough is enough - Engadget

I discovered Snapchat just a few months ago, and even though I'm much older than most of its users, I fell in love with it. Despite its obtuse interface and obscure controls, I was charmed by the whole idea of churning out quick-and-dirty ephemeral ...

Snapchat draws ire over 'racist' filter - CNET

Snapchat is in trouble once more over a filter seen by many as racist. John Clarke/Twitter/screenshot by Lance Whitney/CNET. A Snapchat filter depicting the facial features of an Asian person has stirred up controversy yet again for the photo and video ...

Dear Snapchat: You're racist and I can no longer look the other way - The Next Web

It happened again. For the second time this year(!), Snapchat released a filter so ill-conceived and flat-out racist it caused outrage — and rightfully so. The most recent filter, which some are calling 'Yellowface,' is so abhorrent to good taste and ...

Why Can't Snapchat Solve Its Racism Problem? - UPROXX

Snapchat has gone through a bad 24 hours. The popular image-sharing app debuted a new filter, “anime,” that was swiftly criticized for its racist depiction of East Asians and just as swiftly got pulled. The company is trying to contain the fallout, but ...

Snapchat Takes Heat for 'Yellowface' Filter - PC Magazine

Snapchat's filters can be fun if you have some time to kill and want to send your friends a goofy image (or video). Not all of them hit the mark, though. We're big fans of any that involve sunglasses, music, and giant hair bows. We, and many others ...