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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

Tim Wise: “Dominant group to talk less and listen more” to discuss race

This story was originally published on the Western Carolina Journalist

Cullowhee, NC- “I’m here to tell you, if we’re going to have an honest discussion about issues of race or gender or sexuality or class or any other form of identity, the first order of business is for those who find ourselves in the dominate group to talk less and listen more,” said Wise to Western Carolina University students on Thursday, Sept. 405 more words

Journalism

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