A Response to Critics of #CrimingWhileWhite, Movember, The Ice Bucket Challenge

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“The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways; the point is to change it.”—Karl Marx, Theses on Feuerbach (1888

The Dissection of a Frog Named Louis CK

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“He who wants to dissect has to kill”—Friedrich Nietzsche, Human, All Too Human (1878)

#CrimingWhileWhite A Confession of Privilege From John

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I learned about white privilege from the streets—not the classroom.

7 Reasons Why Reverse Racism Doesn’t Exist

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No matter what people tell you, it’s just not a thing.

What I’ve learned From Ferguson About White Privilege

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Growing up next to Ferguson, Sarafina Bianco thought she understood. But she didn’t—until now.

Giving Thanks for Awareness

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Aaron W. Voyles discusses his season’s thanks and his struggles with thank you’s.

Everyday Racism: Witness to the Persecution

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Do you know what everyday racism looks like? Sami Jankins keeps her eyes open to it.

How to Stay Alive in America

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In the wake of yet another (and another, and another) police killing of a Black citizen, Aja Barber refuses to take her privileges for granted.

You’re Projecting It Onto Us White People!

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Matthew Salesses on the dilemma of how to talk about adoption without hurting loved ones.

Share Your Sports Passion – Join Our Sports Writing Team

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We’re growing – if you love sports, we’d love for you to write for us! Share your unique sports “take” with the millions who visit this site every month!

Funny or Die’s Satire: A Biting Illustration of White Male Privilege

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On the heels of the viral ’10 Hours of Walking in NYC as a Woman’ video, Funny or Die brings us ’10 Hours of Walking in NYC as a Man’

Checking Athletes’ Privilege

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Mike Kasdan takes a hard look at the roots of the privilege we confer on star athletes, and its devastating effect on society.

Almost Normal

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People who are “normal” often don’t even know what that feels like.

‘Upon stumbling by chance, on a man waist-deep in quicksand, I need a second to process…’

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Award winning slam poet Guante with a metaphor for our times. A brilliant spoken word performance of “Quicksand”.

Celebrate Your Blessings. Check Your Privileges.

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Luke Davis explores the key differences between a blessing and a privilege.

I am My Brother’s Keeper

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Who are your brothers, who is your sister. Let’s bring back thoughts of humanity as family.