Thursday, July 9, 2020
More

    Tag: RACISM

    Black lives are being lost in the Mediterranean – but the world remains silent

    0
    A black baby was born on a boat on the Mediterranean Sea in late June. Its mother was trying to escape from Libya, together...

    Status of Christopher Columbus Pulled-Down by Anti-Racism Protesters in Baltimore

    0
    Baltimore’s Columbus statue gets dumped in the harbor pic.twitter.com/ZwuNcqAH6d — J. M. Giordano photo (@jmgpix) July 5, 2020 During anti-racism protests in Baltimore, Maryland, a statue...

    All That is Lovely, Need Not be Fair: Learning to Embrace People Beyond the...

    0
    From harmless taunts to media induced cultural symbols of beauty, the obsession with ‘fair’ skin points to a regressive and archaic Indian self.

    Most white parents don’t talk about racism with their kids

    Report shows that among white respondents, 65% said their parents had “never” or “rarely” had conversations with them about racism when they were children.

    Indian Racism Won’t End Just by Dropping ‘Fair’ from Fair & Lovely

    0
    Dropping of the word ‘fair’ from the popular ‘Fair & Lovely’ cream is sheer tokenism in a country that lives by the regressive and misogynistic ‘fair is beautiful myth’.

    Dietrich Bonhoeffer and Today’s Movement for Racial Justice

    0
    This is indeed a moment in history when we may acquire the much needed insight and inspiration from Bonhoeffer’s extraordinary life and legacy.
    George Floyd

    George Floyd protests aren’t just anti-racist – they are anti-authoritarian

    0
    I see something more in this wave of American protests, too. As a sociologist specializing in Latin America’s human rights movements and policing, I see a pro-democracy movement of the sort more common south of the border.
    George Floyd

    The Brutal Murder of George Floyd Underlines America’s Ingrained Discomfort with the Black Community

    0
    The brutal murder of George Floyd highlights President Donald Trump’s overt racism, the muted leadership of the Republican Party, and its antipathy toward the black community.

    The Latest