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Why It’s Not Racist When People of Color Point Out White Supremacy in White People’s Actions

Why It's Not Racist When People of Color Point Out White Supremacy in White People's Actions - Everyday Feminism

There's been a lot of talk these last couple of weeks about "hipster racism" or "ironic racism"—or, as I like to call it, racism. It's, you know, introducing your black friend as "my black friend"—as a joke!!!—to show everybody how totally not preoccupied you are with your black friend's blackness. It's the gentler, more clueless, and more insidious cousin of a hick in a hood; the domain of educated, middle-class white people (like me—to be clear, I am one of those) who believe that not ...

A Complete Guide to 'Hipster Racism'

This is reposted with permission from Serving Tea to Friends When I wrote my last post, I got a few questions about privilege. Since my fellow Tea-Servers are in the middle of finals and moves acro…

1. “I don’t see race. I am colorblind.” Okay, seriously how did this bullshit start? Why does it take your refusal to see someone as the color that they are, for you to treat them as a human being?…

7 Things People Say About Racism That Proves Simple B*tch Hell Exists

69 Inventions Every Girl Wants, Needs, And Deserves

The Racist Housing Policy That Made Your Neighborhood - The Atlantic

The Racist Housing Policy That Made Your Neighborhood

The Racist Housing Policy That Made Your Neighborhood - The Atlantic

A Complete Guide to 'Hipster Racism'

A Complete Guide to 'Hipster Racism'

"A Complete Guide to 'Hipster Racism,'" an article about ironic racism that not only "hipsters" use. Think about what you're doing when you use ironic racism -- "or, as I like to call it, racism.

February is Black History Month - and along with it comes the inevitable onslaught of facepalm-worthy comments on the Internet from certain white people.  These usually start with "I'm not racist, ...

4 Problematic Statements White People Make About Race -- and What to Say Instead

Problematic Statements White People Make About Race -- and What to Say Instead" -- HuffPo -- "I don't see color," "All lives matter," "If racism is still a problem, how come we have a black president," and "Reverse racism is real.

What Is Systemic Racism?: 28 November 2014: Demonstrators hold signs In front of Macy's in NYC protesting the St. Louis Grand Jury decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.

Understanding Systemic Racism

What Is Systemic Racism?: 28 November Demonstrators hold signs In front of Macy's in NYC protesting the St. Louis Grand Jury decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.

Michael Brown's Family Doesn't Trust The Ferguson Grand Jury Process, Lawyer Claims It To Be 'Unfair' http://www.hngn.com/articles/50551/20141124/michael-browns-family-doesnt-trust-ferguson-grand-jury-process-lawyer.htm

Self-Segregation: Why It's So Hard for Whites to Understand Ferguson - One reason for the racial divide over Michael Brown's death is that white Americans tend to talk mostly to other white people.

5 Brain Disorders That Started as Evolutionary Advantages | Cracked.com - Maybe...

5 Brain Disorders That Started as Evolutionary Advantages

5 Brain Disorders That Started as Evolutionary Advantages | Cracked.com - Maybe...

You Don't Have to Hate Women to Be Sexist: Everyday Ways You May Be Sexist Without Knowing It - Everyday Feminism

You Don't Have to Hate Women to Be Sexist: Everyday Ways You May Be Sexist Without Knowing It - Everyday Feminism

White prof: white people suffer from ‘white fragility’

"We are born into a racial hierarchy, and every interaction with media and culture confirms it—our sense that, at a fundamental level, we are superior.

Florida Teacher Suspended For Calling Teenage Muslim Student a “Rag-Head Taliban” | Alternet

CULTURE Why White People Freak Out When They're Called Out About Race 'White fragility' is a defensive response to real conversations about race. By Sam Adler-Bell / AlterNet March 2015

This is an opinion  This is racism  [follow this link to find a short video and analysis of so-called "reverse racism": http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/1/post/2013/12/aamer-rahman-contemplates-reverse-racism.html]

"Reverse Racism" is not a thing. By definition, it is systematic oppression. Soory, you poor straight white boys.

NDP MP Breaks Silence On Allegations Against Liberal MPs

OTTAWA — The NDP MP who approached Justin Trudeau says she never wanted to “destroy” the reputation of a Liberal MP, she just wanted the Liberal leader to know what kind of people he had in his caucus.

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