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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 »

My Race Is a Tattoo

My Race Is a Tattoo

Your race is a permanent tattoo that people can see from far away, and before they’ve seen the whites of your eyes, they’ve started to identify you. When though, do they… Read more »

10 Lies Society Told Me about Black Women

10 Lies Society Told Me about Black Women

*Feat. Image by Selenada via deviantart.com 10 Lies Society Told Me about Black Women A short list of lies people outside of and within my race have told me about… Read more »

The Curse of the Black Friend

The Curse of the Black Friend

Being someone who has spent (and still spends) much of her teen-aged life hanging out with people of other races, I have often been subject to the ever ominous title… Read more »

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