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White Indifference: Colorblind Racism and the Denial of Implicit Bias

White Indifference: Colorblind Racism and the Denial of Implicit Bias

Black students make up less than 10 percent* of my college’s undergraduate population. In the fall I had trouble meeting other black students, and by the end of winter quarter I… Read more »

Why I Was Mortified By Sean Penn’s “Joke”

Why I Was Mortified By Sean Penn’s “Joke”

The Academy Awards were going great. My friends, dormmates and I got together and watched the whole show with boxes of pizza and winner predictions. Neil Patrick Harris pulled some… Read more »

Are You Charlie Hebdo?

Are You Charlie Hebdo?

If you’ve been following the news recently you know about the Charlie Hebdo shooting. And you have probably read articles—both hard news and op-ed—about it. You’ve seen the personal blogs,… Read more »

The Language Barrier

The Language Barrier

Re-posted from Neverstationary Never take for granted your ability to understand your parents. My parents sit around our table sobremesa discussing important issues. I can understand primitive phrases but I can’t get… Read more »

Celebrating Culture: Dia de los Muertos

Celebrating Culture: Dia de los Muertos

Note from founder: Dakotah M. Spent her weekend at Birmingham’s Dia de Los Muertos celebration and was kind enough to share the visual experience with us through photographs. Dia de… Read more »

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