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What Does It Mean to "Love White People"? On Common and the Absurdity of #HandInLove

It’s sort of beneath my dignity to have to say that I love and have loved quite a few white people, but let’s just put it out there: 1,770 more words

Life Musings

Implicit and Actual Bias: A Perspective

On March 6, 2015, the online edition of The Washington Post published what I consider to be an important article by Stacey Patton, an adjunct professor of American history at American University, and David J. 469 more words

Legal

Austin While Black: Update 1

Last year, I was a bit stuck. In many ways, in a few things. Essentially, I didn’t know what to do next. But not knowing what to do doesn’t mean I can keep hesitating. 270 more words

Videos + Vlogs

Blackwashing History: Slavery, Lynching & White Erasure

This morning, I came across a newly published article in the New York Times on the history of lynching in the U.S. south. Curiously, I noted that the author racialized the lynching victims – they were repeatedly referred to as black – but the race of those who did the lynching was left unmarked. 1,018 more words

Race

Chen, A.S. 1999. "Lives at the Center of the Periphery, Lives at the Periphery of the Center: Chinese American Masculinities and Bargaining with Hegemony."

Chen, Anthony S. 1999. “Lives at the Center of the Periphery, Lives at the Periphery of the Center: Chinese American Masculinities and Bargaining with Hegemony.” … 406 more words

Gender Theory

The (white) eagle, eating a snake

Alex Buckley identifies as Latino – he has Mexican heritage – but other people in his community often reject him as a white boy posing as a Mexican because he thinks it’s the cool thing to be. 83 more words

Video

Alcade, M.C. 2011. "Masculinities in Motion: Latino Men and Violence in Kentucky."

Alcade, M. Christina. 2011. “Masculinities in Motion: Latino Men and Violence in Kentucky.” Men and Masculinities 14(4): 450-469.

How men construct masculinity through interrelation of migration, women’s behaviors, and peer pressure. 265 more words

Masculinity