The evidence of racial injustice in our system of law enforcement is overwhelming. There are areas in which scientific research has convincingly shown that Black Americans are treated much worse than their white counterparts.
You’ve probably noticed that a number of corporate journalists—prodded by the marvelous protests against police violence—seem to have learned a new phrase, which they invoke regularly: “systemic racism.” Most missed the point.
Racism is a prejudice deeper than hue but one nonetheless. Ridding from it requires intentionality. Here is how I did it. Your journey requires one more step though.
Kennedy Mitchum’s persistence and diligence paid off. Until we start defining terms accurately, too many use the dictionary as a weapon. Merriam-Webster Revises ‘Racism’ Entry After Missouri Woman Asks for Changes – The New York Times Merriam-Webster is revising its entry on racism after a recent college graduate in Missouri, inspired by the protests and […]
A spunky white girl & video blogger with a receptive audience and uncharacteristic message can actually be much more effective than a scholarly professor.