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Monday Mayhem: Rise!

Today’s #MondayMorningMotivation is inspired by anti-racist activist, author and speaker, Tim Wise who spoke this morning at Oakwood University as part of a month-long Black History celebration. 369 more words

Articles

The Demonization of Welfare

*I just want to introduce my followers to Tim Wise. He has a website at Timwise.org where all of his interviews and videos are archived. If you have seen the movie 13th, by Ava Duvernay, and thought it made valid points, then you would perhaps benefit from understanding of how the welfare system works in this country. 109 more words

Reviews/Interludes/Essays

Why 'White Like Me' Ruined Me

I’ve always been someone who stood up to people when I felt that they were disrespecting and hurting others. Whether it was because of race, a language spoken, a miscommunication or because of one’s gender, I’ve never quite been able to keep my mouth shut. 668 more words

Feature

Racism Link Roundup

Here’s a selection of readings from last week. The articels themeselves may not be new but they are worth reading if you have an interest in the subject. 2,157 more words

Critiques

Tim Wise - Pathology of White Privilege

This is it… this is the video that finally helped me ‘get it’ when it came to the subject of white privilege a few years ago. 100 more words

Health And Lifestyle

White Like Me

Being the nerd that I am, I jump at the opportunity for things like documentaries and group discussions.  So when I found out about a local viewing of Tim Wise’s White Like Me at the Park School, I was intrigued.   1,724 more words

Politics + Current Events