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Race and power dynamics: Is it possible for black people to be racist?

I believe it’s starting to become a common place assertion that because of the racial power imbalance in the atmosphere of the United States, black people are excluded from being considered explicitly racist, since we as a demographic have experienced racism collectively throughout the years. 371 more words

If not me, then who?

I got a strange wake-up call, of sorts, this morning. In a dream I was told to make an effort to heal relations with the African-American community in my area. 181 more words

Problem Solving

Everybody want to be Black until it is time to be Black

In walking to class one day, I overheard a group of students listening to the song “Tunnel Vision” by Kodak Black. The song has a great beat, but I do not think people realize the artist is talking about the oppression of marginalized groups and the Prison Industry Complex. 378 more words

Racial Relations

Will it really help to call Congress members to protest Trump's appointment of Steve Bannon?

A grassroots mobilization is underway to protest Donald Trump’s appointment of Steve Bannon as White House chief strategist. Organizers are urging their social-media contacts to call their elected officials in the US Congress and voice their opposition to Bannon, who’s been accused of pushing a white supremacist agenda. 340 more words