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    Celebrate Interracial Marriage: Today is Loving Day!

    Hey, in case you missed the news…today is ‘Loving Day’! What the heck does that mean? Well, Loving Day is the celebration of a victory for interracial couples.  You see, back in the day…not so long ago…interracial marriage was illegal.  That is, until the Lovings came along.  When they couldn’t legally marry in Virginia, they decided to travel to D.C., marry and then return home later to start their life together. Unfortunately, they were in for a lot of trouble.…

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    White Privilege & Anti-Racism in the Funnies

    Understanding White Privilege I’m always looking for new ways to help others understand white privilege and racism, and gain more knowledge myself.  Today I found a website that I think is…

  • What really happened in Ferguson?

    What really happened in Ferguson? You’ve probably been watching this whole story unfold in the news and have been shocked, disgusted and angry at the quality of journalism surrounding Ferguson. As…

  • Five Terms You Might Not Know Are Considered Racist

    By Nadra Kareem Nittle “The American lexicon is filled with slang, but some colloquialisms are best avoided by anyone with a modicum of racial sensitivity. Not only are they frowned upon, they’re…