Why Are These White Boys So Untouchable?

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Dillan DiGiovanni asks: “What does our country stand to gain from perpetuating this deeply-rooted myth that black people are more violent than white men or people of any other race?”

No, We Are Not “Making It About Race”: An Interview With Samuel James

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“If you can figure out how to get a Facebook account, you can figure out how not to be racist.” — Samuel Jones

On Paula Deen and the Pervasiveness of Racism

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Crucifying Paula Deen for her racism is a way of denying our own.

Does Black Life Matter More When Raised by White Parents?

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Chad Goller-Sojourner knows the value of at least one white privilege.

The Invisible World of Rural Black America: Part 2

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Join Lola Rainey on a guided tour through American history with her father and uncle, sons of a Texas sharecropper.

About My Sentence

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Spoon Jackson, who has served 34 years of a life sentence in prison, faces the reality of his fate.

Why Did Freddy E Do It? Black Men and Suicide

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Why Black men are killing themselves, warning signs, and what to do if you’re worried about someone.

Are American Churches As Racist As My Mom?

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Fear is what we feel, denial is what we do, and defensiveness is how we do it.

An Education in Inequality

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What Tim Brown has learned from the Penn State scandal about institutional racism.