Stigma + Violence = Social Control

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“Concerns about institutionalized discrimination in the United States have repeatedly been raised…” — United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein

Ferguson, MO & Beyond Heroes, Holidays, Food & Festivals

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How do we move beyond a narrow focus on race and justice in the USA?

Put Racism in the Right Place

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This public service announcement gives a good perspective on a way we could deal with racism in day to day life.

Dear White America

Dear White America

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

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.

Structural Racism is Alive and Well in The U.S.A.

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Warren Blumenfeld argues how Bundy and Sterling allow society a classic Freudian reaction formation, which shows that the U.S.A. is far from being in a period of post-racism.

Trayvon Martin and the Fate of the Alabama Segregation Reference Ban Amendment

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Everybody’s talking about the shooting of Trayvon Martin. Nobody’s talking about Alabama Senate Bill 112. That needs to change.