Kaylin Rivera

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White People Talk About Their White Privilege

The point is not whether we choose to acknowledge or ignore the impact of race, but how white privilege defines all aspects of American life.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE US</i><p>It started as so many great ideas do: on a Saturday morning, lying in bed watching SportsCenter, and talking to …

A Short History of Whether Obama Is Black Enough, Featuring Rupert Murdoch

People have been asking that since 2006, but what they mean by it has changed over time.<p>Rupert Murdoch has a very thoughtful question: Is Obama black enough? OK, maybe it’s not so thoughtful. The media mogul posed the question on Twitter:<p>What does Rupert Murdoch mean by a “real black”? And how many …

White Americans who don’t finish high school have better job prospects than black Americans who go to college

The Great Recession might be over (in the US, at least) but it has left behind widened racial inequality in unemployment and wealth.<p>The unemployment rate for white Americans over 25 who had not finished high school was 9.7% in 2013. The unemployment rate for black Americans who went to college but …

Income Inequality

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