Tag: Racism

Living While Black

Living While Black

Implicit social cognition, implicit bias refers to the attitudes or stereotypes that affect our understanding, actions, and decisions in an unconscio [...]
Can VR Teach Racial Empathy?

Can VR Teach Racial Empathy?

1,000 Cut Journey’ is an immersive virtual reality experience in which the viewer becomes Michael Sterling, a black man, encountering racism as a youn [...]
The Senate Just Voted to Kill a Policy Warning Auto Lenders about Discrimination Against Minority Borrowers

The Senate Just Voted to Kill a Policy Warning Auto Lenders about Discrimination Against Minority Borrowers

The Senate on Wednesday voted to kill a five-year-old Obama administration policy warning auto lenders not to discriminate against minority borrowers. [...]
Will Blackness be Relevant in the Future?

Will Blackness be Relevant in the Future?

In my last Article, How I'm dealing with the Rise of Racism, I wrote personally about what it means to be black/brown today in America [...]
How I’m Dealing With The Rise of Intolerance and Racism

How I’m Dealing With The Rise of Intolerance and Racism

How am I dealing With the Rise of Intolerance and Racism? Not very well. After the white supremacist events of Charlottesville, something was differen [...]
How Online Hate Infiltrates Social Media and Politics

How Online Hate Infiltrates Social Media and Politics

From person to person, the spread of online hate can be rapid. Connections via shutterstock.com In late February, the headline of a news commentar [...]
Is There Structural Racism on the Internet?

Is There Structural Racism on the Internet?

The racial inequalities afflicting Americans and our society today are in many ways a result of the result of spatial segregation. White people and no [...]
Does Changing Style of Hair or Dress Help Black People Avoid Stigma?

Does Changing Style of Hair or Dress Help Black People Avoid Stigma?

On the eve of the NBA Finals, superstar LeBron James found the “N-word” spray painted on his home. Not even James, with all his wealth, fame and succe [...]
“Dear White People,” Billed as A Conversation Starter on Race

“Dear White People,” Billed as A Conversation Starter on Race

"Dear White People follows the lives of four black students at an Ivy League college. Students of color navigate the daily slights and slippery politi [...]
Review: ABC Tackling Islamophobia and Racism in The Designated Survivor

Review: ABC Tackling Islamophobia and Racism in The Designated Survivor

“Designated Survivor” is a new drama series about a lower-level cabinet member, Tom Kirkman, catapulted into the Oval office and the presidency after [...]
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