How Will I Know When I Am in a Body?

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Nora Meiners writes as the white mother of a biracial son, reflecting on black male bodies and the perils that attend them.

Between Jesus and Wilt Chamberlain

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Why was a kid from Wisconsin painting on sideburns to look like Walt Frazier?

“Unlike other groups of people, it’s pretty easy for a white person to use their skin privilege and brush off any stereotyping.”

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This is a comment by Red Seven and J. Serens on the post “Yes, Black People Can Be Racist Too”.

“I attended a three-part diversity awareness workshop. It backfired.”

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This is a comment wellokaythen by on the post “On The Definition of Oppression”.

“When white people are asked to talk about their racial identity and pride, all they have is shame.”

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This is a comment by Justin Cascio on the post “The Difference between ‘white people’ and ‘White People'”.

White Boy in a Black Land

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Tom Matlack travelled to Kenya and learned some things about himself and our conceptions of race.

White, Male, and Marginalized?

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It’s tough being a white male. They can’t dance. They can’t jump. But now they can apply for a scholarship designed for them at the University of Texas.

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Scientists discover why blacks are better runners and whites are better swimmers.