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Race, Class, Gender

When I was a graduate student in history, we had it drummed into our heads that history boils down to three things: race, class, and gender.  1,012 more words

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MAYA ANGELOU: PHENOMENAL WOMAN

Today is February 1st 2016 and it marks the beginning of Black History Month.

As one of the most diverse countries on earth, America continues to celebrate the history of Black Americans during the month of February.   400 more words

#WHEN WILL IT STOP?

Lights, Camera, Affirmative Action!

As scores of celebrities and political activists surface from their beachfront bunkers to fashionably boycott the Oscars for being too unbearably pasty, shooting flares of distress from the insured wreckage of their scuttled hearts, perhaps they should begin their ascent for mob justice by boycotting the most obvious antagonist: themselves. 740 more words

The Progressive Doctrine

I'm Not Equipped to Handle this Race Stuff: A Short Essay.

On Martin Luther King jr. day, I should have been thinking more about “race things.” I mean, we all should have been thinking about “race things” right? 1,323 more words

Introspections

kindergarten: where content of character is everything

(photos: Angélica Dass)

in the world of my 5 year old, people aren’t black or white. people have beige skin or brown skin . 535 more words

Family

MEMORABLE MLK, JR QUOTES

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a leader who, like Mahatma Gandhi before him, and Nelson Mandela after him, showed us the way from weakness and division to strength in unity. 219 more words

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