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Racism, the N-Word, and the Oscars

A couple of weeks ago I was approached by Ashani Jodha at The Ryersonian to provide some comments about the use of the “N-word” in popular culture and on the racism of the Oscars.  1,614 more words

Praxis

Week 24 Recap

This month has led to a lot of additional learning for myself that I had not prepared for. So the accumulation of reading and exploration has put a squeeze on my time for sharing my perspective. 516 more words

Perspective Park

February 23, 2015

“Children learn more from what you are than what you teach.”
– W.E.B. DuBois

Leaders

DuBois vs. Washington: Common Ground Wins the Vote

There are so many prerequisites of actual experience needed to understand the identity crises that Black American men (specifically men) go through while growing into adulthood. 620 more words

Perspective Park

Kendrick Lamar - Blacker the Berry (NSFW) and 'Double Consciousness'

It’s not often that students come to me and, overwhelmingly, ask my opinion on any one topic.  This past week or so I have had a number of students ask me my thoughts on… 1,715 more words

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Professor Bun B Schools Us On W.E.B. DuBois’ ‘The Souls of Black Folk’ [VIDEO]

 Class is now in session.

As a Professor at Rice University, Bun B flexes some major Black history knowledge by reading an excerpt of… 136 more words

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Professor Bun B Schools Us On W.E.B. DuBois’ ‘The Souls of Black Folk’ [VIDEO]

 Class is now in session.

As a Professor at Rice University, Bun B flexes some major Black history knowledge by reading an excerpt of… 136 more words

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