Category Archives: Race

#CancelColbert and the need for Solidarity

Is it satire critiquing racism or more racism? Recently The Colbert Report ran a segment mocking Dan Snyder’s attempts to woo Native American support as┬ácontroversy surrounding his team’s name (the┬áR*dskins) has increased significantly in recent months. However, the segment itself … Continue reading

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“Whiteness”: The origins and evolution of “whiteness” in the West

Recently headline news (namely Kony 2012 and Trayvon Martin) have made me think a lot about race and race relationships in the U.S. I quickly found that one question that needs to be answered if someone is going to enter … Continue reading

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