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International Perspectives Day

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For class on Wednesday we will privileged to have three international teaching assistants present perspectives on sport, exercise, and physical activity in their home countries: 121 more words

Class Updates

Church: The Racial Subtext

“But guys like that don’t go to church, Kelsey.”  Best Friend says this with a laugh, as if I’m being so silly it’s kind of adorable. 1,566 more words


At the Cross-Roads of Easy Feminism


I got to see (and hear!) one of my heroes a few weekends ago, at a John Adams Institute in Amsterdam: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. You may remember that… 2,105 more words

Race & Ethnicity

Ambassador of Blackness

Growing up in Atlanta, Bianca Brooks lived in a black culture.  When she moved to Oakland, she found herself amongst a more diverse group of peers.   76 more words

Youth Radio

Hollywood's Selective Memory

You may have noted my gushing over actress Lupita Nyong’o’s recent (and now viral and widely praised) speech on black beauty over on the Invisible Bride blog toward the end of last week, and I wished her well in the impending 2014 Oscars race. 1,122 more words

Race & Ethnicity