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Where do you fall on the racism scale?

April Harter emphasizes that racism persists because of the reluctance of white people to confront its expression by friends and family.  Read the article by clicking here. http://racismscale.weebly.com/

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Why are people still racist? What science says about America’s race problem.

Washington Post reporters William Wan and Sarah Kaplan interviewed two scientists to ask about persistent racism. (Click here to read the article.) Main takeaways are: People absorb the biases in their cultures. ” ‘The truth is that unless parents actively…

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Why did Charlottesville carnage happen? Because we lie to ourselves.

In his column in the Miami Herald, Leonard Pitts Jr. writes, “What happened Saturday in Virginia is the bitter and inevitable fruit of our habit of intellectual dishonesty where race is concerned.”  Read more here.

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My fellow white Americans.

The author of this blog posted images from the white nationalist march in Charlottesville, Virginia last night protesting the removal of a Confederate statue.  She writes “Imagine for just one second that these protestors were black. . . . This…

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“Racism is a business” by Akala, English rapper, poet, and activist

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