racism

Common Has Turned “New Black,” Says Racism Can End If Blacks Extend “A Hand In Love” To White People

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Fresh off of winning an Oscar for Selma, Common must have been initiated into the “New Blacks Society” and didn’t even tell us. During a recent appearance on The Daily Show, Common spoke about racism and how helpful black people could be to white people...

The Hashtag #WhiteGods Is Allegedly About Celebrating Interracial Relationships But Is Really About Hate

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  It’s a tangled web of -isms made all the more sickening by its false veneer of innocence and “celebration.” In an example of how the internet can bring people together with shared interests or life experience, there are hundreds of groups and Twitter accounts...

Indian Wells Owes Serena Williams An Apology

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Over the weekend, Serena Williams marked her return to Indian Wells after a 13 year boycott. In 2001, Venus and Serena were both booed by ‘fans’ and were even accused of cheating. But that wasn’t the half of it. The Williams family received racial taunts...

Anti-Racist Educator Robin DiAngelo Explains “White Fragility”

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  ‘White fragility’ is a defensive response to real conversations about race. When it comes to talking about race, it’s seemingly the last thing a lot of white people feel comfortable doing. Which is irony within itself, because typically in the U.S., white people have...