https://www.facebook.com/dailykos/photos/a.416444264254.190398.43179984254/10152678612819255/?type=1&pnref=story At this point, I don't know what to tell you.
In a 100-friend scenario, the average white person has 91 white friends; one each of black, Latino, Asian, mixed race, and other races; and three friends of unknown race. The average black person, on the other hand, has 83 black friends, eight white friends, two Latino friends, zero Asian friends, three mixed race friends, one other race … Continue reading If You’re Reading This Then I’m Probably Your One Black Friend
I’d applaud them for their honestly about what they don’t know; I am happy for their awakenings because I deplore silence in times like these. Everyone should be affected; everyone should be outraged, and I am thankful that I haven’t had to unfriend anyone on Facebook this go ‘round. But some part of me grows … Continue reading It’s Hard Being the Person Everyone Comes to With Their Questions About Race
1. The news broke: TOPEKA, Kan (WIBW) Fred Phelps Sr., the former head of the Westboro Baptist Church, died late Wednesday night, according to a family member. Phelps' son, Timothy told 13 News that his father died just before midnight. Timothy Phelps works at the Shawnee Co. Jail. Ironically, another son who is a member of … Continue reading Selected Thoughts on Fred Phelps’ Passing
The #ITooAmHarvard photo project is amazing. Real Harvard students that are saying what being black means to them and the struggles that they face while going to Harvard. They can say it better than I can, and this is a real thing that is going to happen tomorrow if you can make it: A photo … Continue reading #ITooAmHarvard
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