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Other: Mixed Race in America

The Washington Post produced “this five-part miniseries will introduce you to stories of mixed race Americans who are grappling with questions about who they are, and what it means to be an American today.”  Listen to them here.

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The white flight of Derek Black

Eli Saslow’s article in the Washington Post describes the amazing change in attitude of a man once seen as a rising leader in the white nationalist movement.

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Teacher: A student told me I ‘couldn’t understand because I was a white lady.’ Here’s what I did then.

Award-winning teacher Emily E. Smith describes the lesson one of her students taught her that changed how she teaches.  “[M]y children knew about white privilege before I did. The closest I could ever come was empathy. My curriculum from then…

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Race & Privilege: Why Wealth & Status Didn’t Protect My Family from Suburban Bigotry

Lawrence Graham’s (Princeton ’83) article “The Rules: Making Sense of Race and Privilege” made a splash when it was published first in the Princeton Alumni Weekly and later in The Washington Post.  Author of 14 book about race, class, and…

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