Is Eric Garner’s Death a Bad Cop Act or More of the Same NYPD Brutality?

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Will it ever be safe to be an ethnic minority in a big US city or are we doomed to senseless police brutality for decades to come?

The Racist Narrative of ‘Failing Schools’

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William Boyle discusses the true issues behind the flaws of the American school system, and who we have really failed.

8 Things White People Really Need to Understand About Race

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Jamie Utt compiles the essentials for white folks to know before talking about racism.

‘The Greatest’ Deals a Knockout Blow to Racial Stereotypes

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Boxing legend Muhammad Ali was formidable in the ring—but even more so in the talk show guest chair.

Ending Bullying: Being an UPstander, No Matter Who You Are

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Jamie Utt wonders how many people stay silent in the face of bullying, and helps us teach kids to be UPstanders, not bystanders.

Dear White America

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Danez Smith is demanding that White America look and listen to the reality of racism.

Pulling the Red Card on The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS) has connected a number of forms of oppression, most notably sexism, heterosexism, and racism.

Caught in the Middle of Inter-Racial Bickering. What Would You Do?

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In this segment from the hit TV show What Would You Do, a black man brings a white woman into a barber shop in Harlem and gets yelled at because of it by an actor. Watch how people around them react.

If Black People Said The Stuff White People Say (video)

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Seriously funny video reminds us how important it is to not say stupid stuff, even with the best of intentions.

The Legal Battle Over the “R” Word

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Anthony Burris remarks on recent legal victory for Native Americans, and where we as a country can go from here.

So, You Think Affirmative Action Gives White People a Disadvantage?

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Let’s talk about the real affirmative action: Jamie Utt discusses white privilege, the American education system, and socioeconomic status.

Comedian Hari Kondabolu Somehow Makes Colonialism Funny (video)

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…okay so maybe the jokes don’t make colonialism itself funny, but the absurdity is pretty hilarious.

The U.S.A. Doesn’t Want You

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A complete lesson in how U.S. immigration policy has helped create structural racism.

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Tragic or comic? Prose poem or flash fiction? Regardless, Cori Jones’s piece on women in a racist, sexist society will entice and provoke.

‘Fearful Inheritance’: What the Case for Reparations Means for Jail and Prison Reform

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To repair the harm caused by the legacy of American racism and white supremacy, we must look beyond the cages we have built to hide the consequences of our history from ourselves.

Reality Check: I Have to Teach My Kids That Cops Will Probably Treat Them Unfairly

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Tracey Michae’l Lewis-Giggetts watched in horror as a white guy, high as a kite, got away with crashing his car and hiding his drugs right in front of the cops.