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Being a Friend When You Are Becky

What is the responsibility of white people in their relationships with People of Color?  This essay from the group WOC & Allies outlines specific steps white people can take, in particular self-examination. “Should we give up on having interracial relationships?…

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Can My Children Be Friends with White People?

Ekow N. Yankah confesses sadly that the safety of his children in the current political climate requires that he teach them to be wary of developing friendships with white people.  “If they are not clearly allies, they will seem unsafe…

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Dear White Parents Of My Black Child’s Friends: I Need Your Help

“As much as we can try to protect him and teach him to protect himself, there may come a time when your child will be involved. As the parents of the white friend of my black child, I need you…

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Continuing Conversations on Race and White Privilege, Monday, April 6, 2015

Please join us for this invigorating continuing conversation exploring the challenges and opportunities of having friendships and love relationships with people of races different than our own. Some questions to consider: When is the last time you had a social…

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