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Dear Conservative America: There Was No Secret Meeting
"If this sounds far fetched to you, it is."
Study Shows America Has Become More Tolerant Of Every Group -- Except One
While the contemporary American climate may be fraught with racial tensions and intense discussions about inequalities for
Racism's Sinister Word Games: What A White-Supremacist Talking Point Tells Us About Modern Politics
In a striking recent video interview, a Guardian reporter presses Pat Godwin, president of Selma, Alabama’s United Daughters
A Black Girl's History With Southern Frat Racism
When footage of the University of Oklahoma’s SAE fraternity singing a disgustingly racist chant — which included the phrase
UN Panel To Consider US 'Failure' To Clear Up Racial Murders Of Civil Rights Era
The US justice department will be accused in front of the United Nations on Thursday of failing to account for hundreds of
Calling Out One Racist Doesn't Make White People Any Less Complicit In Supremacy
I always knew that I was black, but I did not begin to understand what it meant to be black until it was demonstrated to
10 Ways White People Are More Racist Than They Realize
If there’s anything our fraught national dialogue on race has taught us, it’s that there are no racists in this country. (In
America's Forgotten Mass Lynching: When 237 People Were Murdered In Arkansas
The visits began in the fall of 1918, just as World War I ended. At his office in Little Rock, Arkansas, attorney Ulysses
The cliché is that Americans have a short memory, but since Saturday, a number of us have been arguing over medieval religious
Jim Crow Lynchings More Widespread Than First Thought, Report Concludes
In 1919, a black soldier returned home to Blakely, Georgia, having survived the horrors of the first world war only to face
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Oregon Was Founded As A Racist Utopia
When Oregon was granted statehood in 1859, it was the only state in the Union admitted with a constitution that forbade black
Growing Up 'Post-Racial,' Teens Suddenly Find A World That Isn't
NEW YORK — The most racially diverse generation in American history works hard to see race as just another attribute, no
Racism: Who Is Guilty? Who Is Not Guilty?
Bestselling author, 90-year-old gay elder and civil rights pio...
The point is that black American life and white American life stay rigidly separated at absolutely key moments of human communication. Do some people feel they are "better" than some other people? Or maybe it's not that at all. Does it, in fact, cut far deeper?
Is America 'A Racist Country?'
Professor of History at SUNY-Empire State College
"America is a racist country," Mychal Denzel Smith wrote earlier this month. He called on whites to acknowledge racism's pervasiveness and eliminate it.
Frank Rich: Even Glenn Beck Is Right Twice A Day
Beck frequently strikes the pose of an apocalyptic prophet, even insisting that he predicted 9/11. This summer he also started
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