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Look at HBO: How amazingly diverse you are!

I came across a cool new writing opportunity being sponsored by HBO. In an effort to find diverse new voices, they are putting together a writing fellowship where a lucky winner will get to spend 8 months in LA working with and being mentored by some well-known HBO insiders. 728 more words

Life

Bigotry Against Working-Class Whites

A regular feature of American political journalism is the spectacle of bourgeois liberals publicly wondering why so many working-class whites are conservative. At The New York Times… 2,709 more words

Classism

Change the Name Boycott of Corporate Sponsors of the D.C. NFL Team -- March Update

                                        Seattle Human Rights Commission

1963 – 2015   ·   52 years of championing human rights and fostering a just future

March 3, 2015

Hogen Adams, Lochen Silva, Yale Law School NALSA, and UW NALSA Join Change the Name Boycott of Corporate Sponsors of the D.C. 381 more words

Affirmative Action

A Reflection on Black History Month

This past weekend marked the end of February, and I think now is a good time to take a moment to look at everything Black History Month… 697 more words

Law

What do those Black People Want Anyway?

Two White men overheard talking at a coffee shop (Read while listening to Glory from Selma)

Ron:  You know it seems all we hear about are Black problems these days.   934 more words

‘Worst Negro in history': Clarence Thomas catches hate after SCOTUS ruling

The irony of Clarence Thomas opposing affirmative action is almost tragic in its grandeur and scope.

— Adam Feldman (@FeldmanAdam) April 22, 2014

As Twitchy reported, the Supreme Court voted 6 to 2 today (Justice Kagan did not participate) to uphold Michigan’s right to prohibit affirmative action in college admissions.

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Former Footballer, Sol Campbell, wants to be London Mayor - and why not?

Former England International, Arsenal and Spurs defender, “Sol” Campbell, who ended his football career on a bum note with a series of embarrassing performances followed by strange comments in the press blaming ‘institutionalised racism’, says: 387 more words