How Will I Know When I Am in a Body?

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

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.”

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.”

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.”

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

White Boy in a Black Land

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

White, Male, and Marginalized?

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.

Umbilicus Athleticus

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