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Stop kidding ourselves…children are not colour blind!

Yesterday I felt so sad when a friend who lives in the USA said her son was told that he has not been given a birthday party invitation because he is “dark skin”. 857 more words

Afro-Argentine Resurgence: The Whitest Country in South America Begins to Embrace its African Roots

“Having pride in melanin is revolutionary, rebellious. It takes strength and a special type of courage to refuse to compare yourself to what society deems as beautiful which is anti-black, against every drop of melanin on your skin. 1,442 more words

Historical Information & Tidbits

"Did Somebody Say Mulatto?" Watch the Full Dear White People Trailer Here!

If you haven’t been living under a rock, you know about Dear White People, a satire about the experiences of black students at predominantly-white institutions (or PWIs). 268 more words


Just Read: Everything I Never Told You

If anything, do read Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng. While narrative and perspective are often times jumbled between time, drifting precariously from the 1950s to the turbulent 70s, you can’t but help feel drawn to the conflicted nature of this debut novel. 94 more words

Curious Diversions

Black American Indians seek to honor their mixed ancestry | Al Jazeera America

First gathering of National Congress of Black American Indians shirks political goals in search of ‘self-fulfillment’

Source: america.aljazeera.com


Modest Mish 10

This week is technically my third week back, but it’s my first week starting Occupational Therapy lectures. It’s only the second day but I am so tired; that’s probably the fasting and the long hours at campus (9 am – 4 pm) 242 more words