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Affirmative Action, Piutang Peradaban Perempuan

Pentingnya Upaya Penyamaan Starting Point antara Perempuan dan Laki-Laki dalam Politik

“Tindakan afirmatif merupakan terobosan bagi partisipasi aktif perempuan. Sudah saatnya memaksa partai politik untuk lebih memperhatikan kaderisasi perempuan. 1,791 more words

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Bad Feminist, discussing R. Gay's essay collection.

We had our first book club discussion! It was a very cozy, friendly meet-up where we had the chance to discuss a few of the topics that triggered us in Roxane Gay’s Bad Feminist. 470 more words

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Paddling Down Rivers

Looking at the Dusi results today I see the first finisher who, if I bumped into him, would say “Howzit Swanie or Howzit Pete” came in 93rd !!

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Blood of Emmett Till

How The Blood of Emmett Till Still Stains America Today

A new history of the most famous lynching in the country provides context on how racism continues to work in the present. 2,027 more words

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Speech: Missouri State Curriculum

Title: Unknown

Date: 1964

Audience:  Unstated, but from context likely Missouri state education officials.

Link to original:  https://petercrobertsonarchive.files.wordpress.com/2017/02/curriculum-speech.pdf

It’s not often that I get a chance to hear the critique of previous speakers, tailor my remarks, and know what to say and what to avoid.   6,301 more words

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In Honor of Black History Month, Let's Breakdown Racism in Politics

To call someone a racist is a serious charge. A racist is someone who believes that one person is superior (or inferior) to another person simply based on their skin color. 59 more words

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Farewell to Affirmative Action?

In 1961, John F. Kennedy signed Executive Order 10925. It states that government contractors must “take affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed, and employees are treated during employment, without regard to their race, creed, color, or national origin.” Affirmative action was started as a way to promote social equality. 733 more words

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