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Ezra Klein’s House of White Privilege Explains the News

By: Erick Erickson

I finally understand white privilege. It is a detachment that lets certain people be detached from the real world while pretending to cover it accurately and emote with it. 371 more words

Poem: We Are Not Going Anywhere

It saddens me that another yet another high-profile racial storm is brewing in the United States. This one’s in Ferguson, MO. over the death of Michael Brown at the hands of police officer Darren Wilson. 801 more words

Black Community

A Deeply Personal, Angry Rant

I’m probably the whitest white guy you could hope to meet, so honestly, I probably have no business saying anything about the happenings in Ferguson. But I’m going to speak my mind anyway because I’m pissed. 820 more words

General Posts

"He deserved it!"

Even if you didn’t know about the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO, this past August, for sure you do now. #Ferguson, Darren Wilson, and Michael Brown are all trending on twitter right now (with #Ferguson number one at the writing of this post). 485 more words

Darren Wilson

You Do Not Have My Permission

You do not get to be color-blind.

You do not have my permission.

You do not get to look at my face and my skin and white-wash me. 349 more words

Shooting of Michael Brown

(From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia)
The shooting of Michael Brown occurred on August 9, 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri, a suburb of St. Louis. Brown, an 18-year-old black man, was fatally shot by Darren Wilson, 28, a white police officer. 423 more words

Human Health

Self-governance: Only basis for dignified communal identity

 By Ben Tanosborn

This Monday, November 24, the spark ignited by a 12-person grand jury’s decision in a Missourian community where black people predominate (67 percent in 2010 census) will have most white Americans confounded why blacks behave as they do, shaking their heads in disbelief. 1,012 more words