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Biology, Race, and "Orientalism"

Edward Said published Orientalism in 1978 and is highly influential, both in post-colonial studies and social theory. Said argues that through the construction of the ‘Orient’ (the East) and the  764 more words

Anthropology

Yes, Gorgoroth is a Racist Band!

Is Gorgoroth a racist and white supremacist band? Of course it is, do you even need to ask…

Just read the comments on the Metalious review… 527 more words

Black Metal

321 Quote Me - "Expression"

Well that great Guy Called Bloke has nominated me to take part in this 321 challenge.

321 Quote Me

He is taking a break now until August and I wish him all the best. 395 more words

#TrevorNoah In Trouble W/ #FrenchAmbassador For Comments About #WorldCup [VIDEO]

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Another day, another black man is having to defend / explain his comments after being accused of “racial slurs” for celebrating his African-ness. 101 more words

Entertainment News

crossing the street

It always happens at this particular intersection in Somerville. It’s where I  cross the street to make the final leg of my journey home. It is a one way street with two lanes of traffic, a dedicated bike lane, and a complicated long walk signal. 669 more words

Inspiration

Article: Have White People Stolen Rap Concerts, Too?

Have White People Stolen Rap Concerts, Too?

.As my friends and I pulled into the venue for Top Dawg Entertainment’s Championship Tour, the record’s label first co-headlining concert featuring artists such as Kendrick Lamar, SZA, and Schoolboy Q, I thought to myself, “I ain’t never seen so many white people in my whole entire life, and I’m from Texas.” The masses of young white attendees (and for those underage, their accompanying parents), all in designer gear, illustrated the overall mood and climate for the TDE tour stop. 1,059 more words

Hip Hop

Hindsight

Every now and then, I’m overcome with nostalgia for things I enjoyed when younger. Some pleasures are fleeting, but others you can rekindle. I often revisit songs, books and movies I loved once upon a time. 712 more words

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