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DIFFERENT RACISMS: On Jeremy Lin And How The Rules Of Racism Are Different For Asian Americans - The Rumpus.net

DIFFERENT RACISMS: On Jeremy Lin And How The Rules Of Racism Are Different For Asian Americans - The Rumpus.net | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
 Matthew Salesses @the_rumpus on Jeremy Lin and how the rules of racism are different for Asian Americans: ...
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Some racism is so subtle that neither victim nor perpetrator may entirely understand what is going on—which may be especially toxic for affected people.
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My Open Letter to White People or Why I Hate ‘White people’

My Open Letter to White People or Why I Hate ‘White people’ | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Dear White People, I don’t hate you.
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Either She Homeless, Or She Got Problems | #interracial - Very Smart Brothas

Either She Homeless, Or She Got Problems | #interracial - Very Smart Brothas | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
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“Blacks just don’t feel pain like White people do”

“Blacks just don’t feel pain like White people do” | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
As absurd and biased as that may sound, it is something that many (both White and Black Americans) currently believe. An archival review and six separate experiments (with a total of 876 research p...
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Prove You’re Gay to Stay in the U.K.

Prove You’re Gay to Stay in the U.K. | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
The United Kingdom’s Border Agency is demanding that people seeking asylum from prosecution in other countries due to their sexual preferences provide evidence of their homosexuality.
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Jersey Jazzman: The Educational Racism of Chris Christie

Jersey Jazzman: The Educational Racism of Chris Christie | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
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Drugs and the Aggravating Circumstance of Being Black

Drugs and the Aggravating Circumstance of Being Black | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
The UK's War on Drugs Continues to be a War on Black Men. by Maurice Mcleod Despite taking fewer illegal drugs than their white peers, black people are six times more likely to be stopped and searc...
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Put Out Internalized Racism: Why Solidarity Between People of Color Matters

When people of color internalize racism and become self-hating, they have made a mental link between worth and whiteness. When we strip ourselves of that lie, we can start to see ourselves as whole rather than deficient.
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Dark-skinned and plus-sized: The real Rachel Jeantel story #Trayvon witness

Dark-skinned and plus-sized: The real Rachel Jeantel story #Trayvon witness | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Painting Rachel Jeantel as "combative" is a classic way to discredit the validity of black women's traumas
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Fatphobic Prejudice And Discrimination In Academia

Fatphobic Prejudice And Discrimination In Academia | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
On June 2nd, evolutionary psychologist Geoffrey Miller posted on his Twitter account (@matingmind) a rather disturbing message to fat applicants to PhD programs: "Dear obese PhD applicants: if you ...
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Are We All Racist? #AlJazeera

Are We All Racist? #AlJazeera | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Many people would argue that they are not racist, however, Al Jazeeras The Stream delves deeper into the issue. Their feature this week examines subconscious racism.
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Grad Schools Less Likely To Admit Applicants With High BMIs: Why People Unconsciously Correlate Weight With Success

Grad Schools Less Likely To Admit Applicants With High BMIs: Why People Unconsciously Correlate Weight With Success | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
A new study finds that applicants with higher BMIs are less likely to be admitted after in-person interviews with graduate schools.
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The link between devaluing animals and discrimination

Facebook helps you connect and share with the people in your life.
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From Trayvon Martin to Andries Tatane: Cognitive Dissonance and the Black Male Body

From Trayvon Martin to Andries Tatane: Cognitive Dissonance and the Black Male Body | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Trayvon Martin is dead and his killer, George Zimmerman, is acquitted. The shock and horror of this information has resonated through the collective consciousness of black people, and black-positive people, around the world.
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Great article! Will definitely repost!
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28 Common Racist Attitudes And Behaviors - Democratic Underground

28 Common Racist Attitudes And Behaviors - Democratic Underground | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
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The Butler: Film exposes history of racial segregation at the White House

The Butler: Film exposes history of racial segregation at the White House | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
REVIEWS have been somewhat mixed but audiences love it and Barack Obama was reduced to tears when he saw it.

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Guest Post 3: If these blogs could talk: characterizing power, privilege, and everyday life in the sciences | The Scicurious Brain, Scientific American Blog Network

Guest Post 3: If these blogs could talk: characterizing power, privilege, and everyday life in the sciences | The Scicurious Brain, Scientific American Blog Network | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Please welcome the next guest group, the Microaggression Tumblr! The discussions sparked by the recent removal of DNLee’s blog post about her treatment by a member of ...
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The Epigenetics of Being Black and Feeling Blue: Understanding African American Vulnerability to Disease

The Epigenetics of Being Black and Feeling Blue: Understanding African American Vulnerability to Disease | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Significant health care challenges are among the forms of white on black discrimination.
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Unconscious Bias

Unconscious Bias | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
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This Is Why There Aren't Enough Women In Tech

This Is Why There Aren't Enough Women In Tech | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Last Friday, Valleywag published a post about the tech sector's increasing abuse of the term “culture fit” as a way to discriminate against potential hires who don't match the pattern of a successful startup employee.
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Hindu Man Mistaken for Muslim Refused Service by JetBlue

Hindu Man Mistaken for Muslim Refused Service by JetBlue | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
New York-based data scientist Aditya Mukerjee admits that his physical appearance regularly ensures that he'll get hassled by airport security, but none of his past experiences with being "randomly selected" could have prepared him for the...
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Time for a Bechdel Test for African Characters? Some Thoughts on the Newsroom’s Very Special Africa Episode | Wronging Rights

Time for a Bechdel Test for African Characters? Some Thoughts on the Newsroom’s Very Special Africa Episode | Wronging Rights | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
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Do Some Christians Believe Trayvon Martin Got What He Deserved? :: racismreview.com

Do Some Christians Believe Trayvon Martin Got What He Deserved? :: racismreview.com | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
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'Fat shaming' actually increases risk of becoming or staying obese, new study says - NBC News.com

'Fat shaming' actually increases risk of becoming or staying obese, new study says - NBC News.com | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
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Racially Profiled in Palm Beach

Racially Profiled in Palm Beach | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
On a late-night bike ride, a law professor finds that neither his polite demeanor nor academic pedigree seems to outweigh the color of his skin.
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The Costs of Racial “Color Blindness” Harvard Business Review

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