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Part III: The War to Be Civil

This is the fourth installment of a long-form essay on race, history and politics. Previous parts can be found here: Prologue Part I Part II… 1,651 more words


Why Do Japanese Want To Be Black Like African-Americans

When I was little I remember thinking: “why do people want to go to the beach and get darker and then come to me saying 174 more words


We all need (a) Family

I never realized the value of family until I saw how alone I was at all times. No one to celebrate my achievements with and no one to lean my shoulders on when I shed a tear. 217 more words

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"Dear White People" Review


***WARNING: Contains Spoilers***

Dear White People, a debut film for director and writer Justin Simien, pulls back the veil of America’s boxed concept of identity, especially in black culture. 602 more words

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The Neglected Mother

Here I am: my senior and final year of college. My brain and heart are being stretched beyond their usual limits. As a self-proclaimed member of the literati, I have an unrealistic belief that because I love to read, I should be capable of taking four reading intensive (two of them being upper level courses) simultaneously. 690 more words