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Rescue Me: Snoop, Iggy, T.I. and White Women Having the Luxury of Being Saved

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Earlier this week I wrote about Snoop Dogg and his “beef” with white female rapper Iggy Azalea. To quote Drake, things went from zero to a hundred real quick to the point where Snoop was making a video where he called Azalea a b*tch and...

Jon Stewart Gets Bill O’Reilly to Admit White Privilege Exists

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Jon Stewart deserves an award. Can you give an award for having a privileged white male admit there is such a thing as white privilege? That’s what Stewart got Bill O’Reilly to do recently when he was a guest on The Daily Show. Stewart comes...

The Atlantic Examines if Black America Were a Country

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Many people have talked about what could happen if Black America became its own country. Aaron McGruder even wrote a comic book about it, titled Birth of a Nation. Recently on CNN conservative radio talk-show host Larry Elder declared that “if Black America were a...

Waitresses Stage Walk Out at Syracuse Restaurant Over Racist Working Conditions

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Earlier this week five waitresses took a stand against Danzer’s, a 41-year-old German-American restaurant in Syracuse, NY, after accusing management of racism and other wrong doings. The restaurant was closed Monday, three days after a group of waitresses walked out, citing poor working conditions that...

The Whiteness Project Exposes the Hardships of Being White in America

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It’s so hard to be a white person in America. Nobody knows the trouble they’ve seen. Well, The Whiteness Project is here to solve that and let America know about their sorrow. Thus far, The Whiteness Project features twenty-four white Americans from Buffalo, N.Y., who...