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Racial Issues in Southern Illinois University

There seems to be an outburst of racial tension and aggression, around Illinois southern university of champagne. When the school Chancellor chose to not call off school during a severe weather day, some of the students became extremely aggressive and racist over the social media site, Twitter.  480 more words

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Atlanta Hawks' co-owner Levenson to sell team following racist email

By Charles Odum

ATLANTA — Atlanta Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson said Sunday he is selling his controlling interest in the team, in part due to an inflammatory email he said he wrote in an attempt “to bridge Atlanta’s racial sports divide.” 1,070 more words

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Racism is still a problem in the Great White North

I am Canadian.

This statement is more than a declaration of citizenship. There are many positive stereotypes that accompany it, including assumptions that I must be a beer-drinking, hockey-loving, cold-braving, diversity-loving, multicultural peace-keeper. 751 more words

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Women's Day or Womans Day?

Many of the African women wore traditional dress, others wore the Congress colours, green, black and gold; Indian women were clothed in white saris. Many women had babies on their backs and some domestic workers brought their white employers’ children along with them. 758 more words

Jon Stewart Owns The Race Issue

The message white America needs to hear.

Poll: 75 Percent Of Whites Don't Have Any Non-White Friends

WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – The shooting of an unarmed teenager in suburban St. Louis and the subsequent protests and police use of force has once again focused national attention on race in America. 309 more words

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This is the first post: A little disillusioned with my surroundings

 

Hello readers!

Well, there’s probably no readers for this blog yet, since I just started it, but I suppose I’ll make some introductions: I’m a 25 year old chick at the time of this writing, and have a thing for the sciences, anything that ends with -ogy or a derivative of the common suffix. 800 more words

Disillusioned