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Empower yourself.... Learn about racial microaggressions

Take a moment to watch this short video about the psychological effects of racial microaggressions.


What, is it really? Are we really?

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Many people, places, or have great reputations, when in reality they turn out to be the complete opposite, or at least not as great as one would think. 536 more words


Yo! Professors and Faculty, Quit Telling Me What I "Should Have" Known

College is daunting, especially when you’re in an environment that judges you on some unreasonable white student experience supremacy. Students of color going into graduate studies, most often than not, do not have the same support and resources that are available to other student groups. 100 more words

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Community College Isn't Real College?

The New York Times published an article a few weeks ago that I believe needs some reinforcement from someone (aka. me) who experienced first-hand the Community College/Real College Divide. 374 more words

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The Hidden Prejudice in Education

Understanding How Colorism, Prejudice, Racism and Stereotypes Can Affect the Dreams of Students of Color!

The Dynamics of Colorism Talk Radio has a new name:  Complexity Talk Radio (Complexity Live) featuring hosts Dr. 91 more words


Racial Microaggressions: What is the Hidden Message?

Racial Microaggressions take three main forms: microassault, microinsult, and microinvalidation. This article is about one form of Racial microaggressions, microinsult.

According to Dr. Derald Wing Sue, a professor at Columbia University and a leader in the study of microaggression, microinsults are actions (verbal, nonverbal, or environmental) that convey insensitivity, rudeness, or demeans a person’s racial identity or heritage. 851 more words


Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil, See No Evil: Three Forms of Racial Microaggressions

According to Dr. Derald Sue, a professor of psychology at Columbia University, racial microaggressions as brief and daily verbal, behavioral, and environmental indignities, whether intentional or unintentional, communicate hostile, derogatory, or negative racial slights and insults to the target person or group.   453 more words