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Yes the Flag is Racist. Now it’s Time to Let it Go.

I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with …

Psychology Fact: Colorblind Logic Doesn’t Work

If anyone is even vaguely familiar with the Bible, one should know of the story of Adam and Eve.<p>The story consists of Adam, Eve, and a <i>“Tree of</i> …

What Ever Happened to all the Old Racist Whites from those Civil Rights Photos?

What ever happened to those white folks from those old photos?<p>A few months ago from this day of publishing, I had an interesting discussion with a …

Black people twice as likely to be charged with drugs possession – report

Black people are not just significantly more likely to be searched by police for drugs than their white peers, but face almost double the chance of being charged if any are found, according to a study of racial disparities in the way drug laws are enforced.<p>The study showed, for instance, …

Hundreds of police departments in Texas, California broke laws on reporting police shootings, study finds

HOUSTON - Hundreds of police departments in Texas and California failed to report officer-involved shooting deaths as required by law in the past …

Helm’s White Racial Identity Development Model - Multicultural Student Services

<b>Contact:</b> People are:<p>Oblivious to racism<br>• Lack an understanding of racism<br>• Have minimal experiences with Black people<br>• May profess to be color-blind<p>Societal …

What Does It Mean to be White? The Invisible Whiteness of Being

This is a sample. For full access:<p>Please choose from the following options to gain full access to this content<p>Log in via your academic …

The Hand We’re Dealt - Dalton Conley Asks Why Some People Get Ahead And Others Fall Behind

The Sun Interview by Ariane Conrad<br>“There’s an old adage that a gene for aggression might land you in the boardroom if you’re born into the upper …

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Preliminary Information<p>Whichever IAT you do, we will ask you (optionally) to report your attitudes toward or beliefs about these topics, and provide …

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Aamer Rahman (Fear of a Brown Planet) - Reverse Racism

The scientific way to train white people to stop being racist

No one wants to be called fragile. And if you’re white, what you feel reading the title of this article may be indicative of the term. “White fragility” refers to white people’s low emotional tolerance for discussing topics of race and racism.<p>The term was coined by Dr. Robin DiAngelo in a 2011 …

Critical Thinking

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Black Women Worry That Their Natural Hair Could Affect Job Employment Or Retention

Is the texture or style of your hair preventing you from being hired? Sounds like a pretty silly question, however it was precisely the topic at hand during a panel discussion entitled “Black Women, Their Hair & The Work Place – A Dialogue” at Georgia State University.<p>Approximately 100 women …

5 Misleading Statistics Used by Media to Fuel Negative Stereotypes About Black People

<b>1. “Black-on-Black Crime” Statistics</b><p>“Black-on-Black crime” was a term coined in the ’80s to describe the rise in gang violence in urban areas in the …

In the Chicago Police Department, If the Bosses Say It Didn’t Happen, It Didn’t Happen

n May 31, the city of Chicago agreed to settle a whistleblower lawsuit brought by two police officers who allege they suffered retaliation for …

U.S. owes black people reparations for a history of ‘racial terrorism,’ says U.N. panel

The history of slavery in the United States justifies reparations for African Americans, argues a recent report by a U.N.-affiliated group based in Geneva.<p>This conclusion was part of a study by the United Nations' Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent, a body that reports to the …

Human Rights

The Case for Reparations

Two hundred fifty years of slavery. Ninety years of Jim Crow. Sixty years of separate but equal. Thirty-five years of racist housing policy. Until we reckon with our compounding moral debts, America will never be whole.<p><i>And if thy brother, a Hebrew man, or a Hebrew woman, be sold unto thee, and</i> …

The U.S. Owes African-Americans Reparations, Says U.N. Report

The United Nations released its final report this week outlining a host of concerns about the treatment of African-Americans in the United States.<p>In …

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Key Figures In CIA-Crack Cocaine Scandal Begin To Come Forward

LOS ANGELES -- With the public in the U.S. and Latin America becoming increasingly skeptical of the war on drugs, key figures in a scandal that once rocked the Central Intelligence Agency are coming forward to tell their stories in a new documentary and in a series of interviews with The Huffington …

The Contras, Cocaine, and U.S. Covert Operations

The Contras, Cocaine, and Covert Operations<p>National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book No. 2<p>For more information contact:<br>202/994-7000 or …

CIA-Contra-Crack Cocaine Controversy

Notwithstanding the Mercury News' explosive allegations, the series did not receive extensive coverage from major newspapers in either August or …

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The Drug Laws That Changed How We Punish

The United States puts more people behind bars than any other country, five times as many per capita compared with Britain or Spain.<p>It wasn't always like this. Half a century ago, relatively few people were locked up, and those inmates generally served short sentences. But 40 years ago, New York …

Why Hillary Clinton Doesn’t Deserve the Black Vote

Hillary Clinton loves black people. And black people love Hillary—or so it seems. Black politicians have lined up in droves to endorse her, eager to …

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