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'Swartjie Bartman' by Lesedi Thwala

One of my favourite poems by a South African poet, ‘Swartjie Bartman’ by Lesedi Thwala, is about women’s experience of street harassment, particularly black women. It is powerfully written, and makes reference to… 350 more words

Violence Against Women

This incident struck horror in my grandmother!

In the late summer of 1955 I was 5 years old. I was accompanying my grandmother Daisy Mae though southern Maryland to North Carolina to visit relatives when the bus we were riding in made a rest stop. 526 more words


Local politics and racism

Democrat political operative Walt de Vries writes for the StarNews Media arguing to reverse its policy not to endorse political candidates. Essentially, he wants to add their biases to increase “the voting of minorities (read Democrat voters).” He hopes that editors will “interpret” facts and “political reality” for them. 235 more words

Racial Politics

Proud to Be a Trump "Deplorable"

Fox News, October 12, 2016

–Commentary by Ying Ma

I’m a woman, a racial minority, and an immigrant, and I grew up in inner-city America. 89 more words

U.S. Politics

Racially Inflammatory Film 'Birth of a Nation' Tanks at the Box Office

The incendiary new movie “The Birth of a Nation” opened to dismal box office receipts and looks to be one of the year’s biggest bombs, a stink bomb at that. 469 more words

White guilt and 'the race thing'

People with white guilt carry the banner of “racism” so others will follow their pathetic and confused state of mind. They march with shame believing that they are responsible for the irresponsibility of others. 518 more words

Racial Politics

Canadian Racism On Trial

This is not going to be an easy read for sensible, open-minded white Canadians. It should go without saying that the castigating remarks below are not meant to implicate all white people in Canada in the racism I decry. 3,395 more words