Race And Our “Oh This Again” Attitude

Changing our laws is like changing our clothes. The outside changes, but the inside doesn’t.

Why I Don’t Talk to White People

Quentin Lucas examines his relationship with American white people.

Why Are Death Rates Rising for Middle Aged White Americans?

The cult of emotional toughness and the constant drumbeat of bootstrap thinking among whites has unleashed an epidemic of social isolation.

I Want Students Curious, Not ‘In Compliance’

Dr. Kwame Brown can see the value in learning to cooperate in learning, But he also believes in the value of challenge and noncompliance

The O.J. Simpson Trial 20 Years Later: Race, Gender, and Masculinity

Race or class, which was a larger factor in the O.J. Simpson trial?

My Reality: 10 Truths About Being Black in America

The purse clutch. Being a fetish. LeRon Barton talks about what it really means to be black in America.

The Talk We Need To Have: On Race And Parenthood

Pete Cataldo revisits the racism he encountered as a child and how it empowers him as the parent of a biracial child.

Compton Commodified: NWA Was Always A Blend of Fiction and Reality

The biopic Straight Outta Compton tells the story of rise and fall of Los Angeles rap group NWA.

7 Things to Remember if You’re a White Person in an Interracial Relationship

When you’re a white person in an interracial relationship, there’s this whole white supremacy thing hanging in the air.

Remaining Human: Learning to See the White Racial Frame

“Every single day folks are dying. Not being able to take another breath. We are in a state of emergency. If you don’t feel that emergency, you are not human.” Patriss Cullors

High School Poetry Series: Gender, Identity, and Race — A’bria Robinson

“Boys disrespect me…If I never let them get it…They ask how much do you love me…But to them I’m nothing…I’m nothing but my body.”

The Struggle is Real

What I am going to say here will shock some people but the want to express this has been tugging at me for a while so I had to say it.

The Matrix of Race and Privilege

For Steve Harper, the question of, “When did you first realize you were White?” is only the beginning.

Why White Dudes Freak Out About White Privilege

Meg Ainsworth was disowned for dating a black man, so she knows a thing or two about racism.

The Unseen Jury: The Ideology and Psychology of Covert Racism

Examining institutionalized racism’s psychological and philosophical roots and how to combat it.