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What Whites Don't Get About Whiteness in America

Many people of color are constantly trying to get white people to empathize with what it means to be on the wrong side of the White Supremacy power structure (and by that I don’t mean KKK or neo-Nazi types). 343 more words

Society

I know how cold and warm it is, because I feel it.  I know the chill of white supremacy, and the warmth of compassion from those who treasure multicultural people. 683 more words

Racism

Excerpt from Gary Younge's Farewell to America

This is a quote from Gary Younge’s article published in The Guardian

“Terror,” the anthropologist Arjun Appadurai writes in his book Fear of Small Numbers, “is first of all the terror of the next attack.” The terrorism resides not just in the fact that it happens, but that one is braced for the possibility that it could happen to you at any moment.

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Black Rage in a yet to be united state...

Rage cannot be hidden, it can only be dissembled. This dissembling deludes the thoughtless, and strengthens rage and adds, to rage, contempt.- James Baldwin…

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James Baldwin

I'll Be Here When They Come For Me. Even Afraid.

Can I step into my vulnerability for a minute? 

In the struggle to fight for the freedom of all, I must admit that I get scared. 455 more words

Race Relations

One Time

We collaborated with an amazing artist from soundcloud for our two new tracks. His style was so distinct and so original, and our writing for the tracks just came to us. 381 more words

Mourning Freddie Gray/Fighting for our Freddie Grays

A heavy heart greets me this morning. Turning on the news, I’m faced with other heavy hearts thinking similar heavy thoughts. This is not the moment for headiness. 692 more words