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Disney and Race
2 years ago

Disney and Race

We’ve grown up loving Disney films. For the last 80s Disney has been a cornerstone for the vast majority of the world’s childhoods. We’ve learned the countless songs, memorized the …
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The Struggles of Mixed Race Relations
2 years ago

The Struggles of Mixed Race Relations

Mixed race relationships have been a constant presence since the beginning of human history. That’s not to say they’ve always been lauded. In a deeply prejudicial world, it’s been a …
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Fifth Harmony’s Normani Kordei Leaves Twitter After Racist Photos
3 years ago

Fifth Harmony’s Normani Kordei Leaves Twitter After Racist Photos

Normani Kordei was forced to leave Twitter after enduring racist trolls over a comment she made about her bandmate, Camila Cabello.  In an interview, Normani was asked to describe each …
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People Show Their Love for Leslie Jones After Being Tormented By Racist Twitter Comments
3 years ago

People Show Their Love for Leslie Jones After Being Tormented By Racist Twitter Comments

On Monday, Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones was a victim of racist abuse on Twitter. She tweeted several times about people comparing her to apes, putting down her appearance, and sending …
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‘Blackish’ Star Yara Shahidi Tackles Racism in the Entertainment Industry
3 years ago

‘Blackish’ Star Yara Shahidi Tackles Racism in the Entertainment Industry

Yara Shahidi is best known for her role as Zoey on the ABC show Black-ish, but she is becoming known for her activism.  The 16-year-old received the award for the Daily …
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What we mean when we say ‘White Privilege’
3 years ago

What we mean when we say ‘White Privilege’

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All this talk about racism and the #BlackLivesMatter movement has contributed to the constant connection of the term white privilege.

White people often claim that white privilege does not exist. …
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Why White Celebrities Need to Speak Out About Black Lives Matter
3 years ago

Why White Celebrities Need to Speak Out About Black Lives Matter

“Kim, people are dying,” was the comment some said to Kim Kardashian in response to her posting a picture of herself in a bathing suit, while others were focused on …
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Racial profiling is real and it does exist
3 years ago

Racial profiling is real and it does exist

By  •  Social Issue

By definition, the act of racial profiling refers to the discriminatory practice by law enforcement officials of targeting individuals for suspicion of crime based on the individual’s race, ethnicity, religion or …
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Black Female Reporter Harassed on Camera By Racist Comments
3 years ago

Black Female Reporter Harassed on Camera By Racist Comments

An Iowa woman attacked a Black female news reporter after her son was killed by cops during a standoff.  On Monday June 27, 28-year-old Michael Disbrowe had been threatening people …
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What Britain’s Brexit Vote Means For People of Color
3 years ago

What Britain’s Brexit Vote Means For People of Color

In the wake of the Brexit referendum on whether to leave the European union, Britain is facing a great divide amongst their people.  After it was announced that the UK …
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