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Slaves: The Capital that Made Capitalism

CapitalismEssaysRaceRace/isms<p>A re-post<p>— August 20, 2015<p>5<p>The slaves of General Thomas F. Drayton, 1862 © Henry P. Moore | Wikimedia Commons<p><i>This post,</i> …

It's All Part of Capitalism: How Philanthropy Perpetuates Inequality

(Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout)<b>Pro Bono?, Mikkel Thorup, Zero Books, 2015</b><p>Danish historian Mikkel Thorup's latest book skewers philanthropic …

Our Racial History Isn't Back to Haunt Us. It Never Left Us.

When, on Wednesday night, a 21-year-old white man named Dylann Roof entered the Charleston church founded by former slave Denmark Vesey on the …

Viking Mythology - Loki and Unmanliness | The Art of Manliness

No overview of Viking mythology would be complete without delving a little bit into Loki and the role he plays in the Norse universe. Along with …

We Are All Survivors: How Systemic Inequality Traumatizes Black Women

<b><br>by Marena Bridges</b><br>I didn’t know what to expect when I went into my first appointment with my therapist so long ago. As we walked to her office, she …

Women of Color

Hunger Games trilogy: How will they make a movie out of Mockingjay?

<b>See all of Slate’s coverage of The Hunger Games here.</b><p>The $90 million film adaptation of <i>Hunger Games</i> is likely to feature something unusual for a …

Creative people more likely to suffer from mental health issues

<b>Scientists have found a link between creativity and mental health issues.</b><p>They say artistic types with unusual jobs and more likely to have genes that …

10 Subtle Signs of Bipolar Disorder

Unsure what qualifies as bipolar symptoms? Here are 10 signs that mood problems may not be due to a quirky or difficult personality, but actually …