I wish we didn’t publish as early as we did because last Sunday was a busy day for news!
It’s been several weeks since the tragic murder of Michael Brown and in light of those events, it’s important to acknowledge how intersectionality of identities complicate the dominant news discourse and that yes, we should still be angry about the miscarriage of justice in Ferguson.
[Original publication date: Nov. 16, 2011] In response to my Ask a Nerd post, Lucia asked: I have a science question that is very unpopular. I do not mean to be offensive, I really do want a good scientific answer to understand these ideas. So, here goes”: Is there a genetic basis for racial differences?
Earlier this week the trailer for Dear White People was finally released, and a thousand thought pieces were quickly published, anxiously awaiting the full movie in October.
I’m pretty convinced Suzanne Warren’s mother is racist. Unintentionally so, but to detrimental effect.