Thursday, October 17, 2019

Tag: systemic racism

LeBron James Gets Support After Backlash Over...

While most wouldn't deny the importance of Black male role models in young boys' lives, some Twitter users seem to have an issue with...

Professor Argues Computer Software Can Perpetuate ‘Systemic...

Computer software can be harmful, as it has the potential to reduce students and schools to mere numbers and perpetuate "systems of privilege and...

Is Our Cycle of Poverty by Disaster...

Our people are at a crossroad. We have the opportunity to take our destiny into our own hands or return to a state of...

Is Hillary Clinton’s New Video Ad Targeting...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SZW4ZYb1hfE

Study: Blacks at a 54% Greater Risk...

The scope of the problem of race-based mortgage discrimination against the Black community is well documented, and certainly an issue on which Atlanta Blackstar...

Study: Racial Discrimination In Mortgage Lending Continues...

The study, just published in the Journal of Urban Economics by economists from Marquette, Texas Christian and Georgia State University, identified Mortgage Loan Originators,...

President Obama Completely Ignores Black Issues in...

On Tuesday night, President Obama delivered his final State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress. And by all accounts, it...

White Rage: Poll Finds that Whites, Republicans...

White people are angry, and a poll says they are the angriest in America.  It looks as if white America, collectively, is crying white...

Pew Study: Middle Class In Trouble, Blacks...

A new Pew report on the middle class has bad news for people who find themselves in America's middle economic tier or aspire to...

President Obama Asks Muslim Americans to ‘Root...

In a recent address to the nation, President Obama condemned Islamophobia, and called upon Muslim Americans to help “root out” terrorism.  Calls for Muslims...

While Most White Americans Deny Institutionalized Racism...

Black people are the most vulnerable cogs in the wheel, and remain in a permanent state of crisis.  If Black people remain vulnerable, no...

Can Racial Problems at Predominantly White Universities...

The recent explosion of activism on predominantly white college campuses, fueled by Black students who are protesting racially hostile environments in which they are...

A Spectacular Breakdown of How Modern Day...

Poverty - The Architecture of Segregation from Stephanie Huang on Vimeo.

New Study: Whites Associate Black Male-Sounding Names...

  A new study adds to the growing body of evidence that Black-sounding names are associated with negative stereotypes of Black people among whites. The latest...

Jim Crow: The History of ‘Racial Cleansing’

This is Part 1 of a three-part story on the everyday experiences of racial violence, loss of land, rape and trauma that African Americans...

This Is an Eye-Opening Explanation on Exactly...

Video via Racial Justice