Whenever we talk about systemic racism, many balk, Chris Hayes went over some healthcare data that should make all humane people cringe.
Black Lives Matter: Resisting the Propaganda of Status Quo Defenders
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.
Just Saying “Systemic Racism” Doesn’t Expose Systemic Racism
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.
Here is how I overcame my own prejudice. White people must do this and …
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.
Young black woman convinced Merriam-Webster to revise the definition of “racism”
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 […]
Systemic Racism for Dummies (Is racism over yet?) (VIDEO)
A spunky white girl & video blogger with a receptive audience and uncharacteristic message can actually be much more effective than a scholarly professor.