racism

10 Arguments Black People Need To Stop Making That Support Racism

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It makes sense that White people use completely illogical arguments to derail conversations about racism, because the current racial hierarchy reinforces White dominance and “White privilege”– so they benefit from it. What makes absolutely no sense is large swaths of Black people co-opting illogical and...

Black Woman Claims White School Guard Pulled Racist Prank On Her Son

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A Black Syracuse, New York  mother said her  son’s first day of school was ruined by a racist prank pulled by a school security guard.  Brandiss Pearson says a white school security guard forced her 12-year-old son with Down syndrome to pose for a photo...

V.O.T.D.: CollegeHumor’s “Kinda Racist? Try Diet Racism!”

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CollegeHumor has just their latest video entitled “Kinda Racist? Try Diet Racism!” The video description asks “Do you think it’s only fair that there be a White History Month? Then we’ve got the soda for you!” Check it out and let us know what you...

Social Networking Site Reddit Refuses to Take Action on Groups Spewing Racist Comments

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In wake of Ferguson, there are several issues continuing to surface like hateful and racist comments appearing on sites such as Reddit. For those of you unfamiliar with the site, Reddit is a social networking service as well as a news site where registered members...

I Was a Ghanaian American Girl in Thailand: The Importance of Being Colorful Overseas

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There was the time when students laughed at me for wearing a head-wrap to class, and one teacher approached me and asked if I was wearing a Thai skirt on my head.