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The stories in this week’s collection of race and racism news have really got me thinking about perspectives — namely, which perspectives are highlighted, and which are shunted to the shadows. Our first item has Black parents struggling to make critical race theory critics see how racism continues to impact…


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I had two questions after seeing #GiveWhiteMenAChance trending on Twitter. First of all, I wondered what do they want a chance to do? Secondly, who thinks they deserve a chance? Hear me out. …


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It’s rarely a good thing when you see the name of someone you admire trending on Twitter. Recently there was a blessed exception when comedian Leslie Jones trended because of her hilarious, pitch-perfect commentary on MSNBC news segments.

Briana Lawrence breaks it down in The Mary Sue:

Something that folks…


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You wouldn’t know it from the national media coverage, but protests over the murder of Breonna Taylor have continued for almost three months in her hometown of Louisville, Kentucky, the Courier Journal reports:

An array of groups has marched, making it increasingly difficult for the uninterested to ignore. There have…


The Revolution Will Not Be Televised, but it’s definitely being tweeted, and while Twitter is probably not the first place you think of to learn about how you can join…

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