MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle
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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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Politician sparks Ukraine racist row in singing contest - euronews

Politician sparks Ukraine racist row in singing contest - euronews | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
euronewsPolitician sparks Ukraine racist row in singing contesteuronewsIt's a real shame the nationalist party has made such a racist statement. They ruin Ukraine's reputation in the face of Europe and the whole world,” she said.
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Gainesville High School Students' Racist YouTube Rant Forces Girls To Leave School, Apologize (VIDEO)

Gainesville High School Students' Racist YouTube Rant Forces Girls To Leave School, Apologize (VIDEO) | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
After two minors from Gainesville High School in Gainesville, Fla., posted a nearly 14-minute-long racist rant on YouTube, the girls are "no longer students at the school," WCJB-TV reports.
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Facebook comments display racism - Flyer News

Facebook comments display racism - Flyer News | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
TIMEFacebook comments display racismFlyer NewsBut several of these memes and their accompanying comments are incredibly racist.
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Racist hate crime is on the increase in the United Kingdom | Equal & Diverse

Distubving figures show an increase in hate crime on racial grounds but do they also suggest that racism is becoming more accetpable in Britain?
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Somali shops looted in Rustenburg, South Africa | Bar-kulan

Somali shops looted in Rustenburg, South Africa | Bar-kulan | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Over 19 Somali-owned shops have been looted after South African government employees went on rampage in parts of North Western Province. Reports say furious government employees who were demanding pay rise ...
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Daily Racism / Fernando Dámaso

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Some time ago, in the euphoria of Triumphalism, it was constantly declared that in Cuba the scourge of racism had been resolved, and it had been eliminated.
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Video: Afro-Brazilian students are protesting against racism in São ...

Video: Afro-Brazilian students are protesting against racism in São ... | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Young Afro-Brazilians are increasingly protesting in an Occupy movement-style against racism in their country. New protest are targeted at private-public spaces, restaurants, shopping malls, supermarkets, banks and fashion ...
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Racism In Israel: Time to fight prejudice - FailedMessiah.com

Racism In Israel: Time to fight prejudice  - FailedMessiah.com | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Ethiopian Israelis are often considered less desirable neighbors, and frequently have a harder time finding a job. They are perceived as a poor, underprivileged community and face the stigma of lacking the capability to ...
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Racism and political tension tied to Israel's soccer league

Racism and political tension tied to Israel's soccer league | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Political tension and racism tied to Israel's soccer league. Jerusalem's Beitar soccer club remains closely associated with its fans' far right-wing politics and slurs against opposing players.
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By Their Strange Fruit: I Don't Know

By Their Strange Fruit: I Don't Know | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
The same system that maintains privilege 4 white/male/straight/cis-gendered, also silences the voices of those who arnt...
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Disability Access Services Blog » Ableism and Language

Critical race theory, racial microaggressions, and campus racial climate. The Journal of Negro Education, Winter 2000(69), 60-73. Pierce, C. (1995). Stress analogs of racism and sexism: Terrorism, torture, and disaster.
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Gym member tells of racist insults - Gauteng | IOL News | IOL.co.za

Gym member tells of racist insults - Gauteng | IOL News | IOL.co.za | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
South Africa's Premier Online News Source. Discover the world of IOL, News South Africa, Sport, Business, Financial, World News, Entertainment, Technology, Motoring, Travel, Property, Calssifieds & more.
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Anti-immigrant or racist political rhetoric 'must not go unchecked' - Irish Examiner

Anti-immigrant or racist political rhetoric 'must not go unchecked'Irish ExaminerBy Jennifer Hough An example needs to be made of politicians who make negative comments about immigrants if Ireland is to avoid going down a route of an "accepted...
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TransGriot: The Next Time Somebody Brings Up The Tone ...

TransGriot: The Next Time Somebody Brings Up The Tone ... | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
They'll sometimes say that my message would go over better if I just 'watched my tone' or wasn't so 'angry' when I write about the microaggressions and daily slights I face as a transwoman of African descent.
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Mom Who Exposed Racist Facebook Comment Speaks Out - Patch.com

Mom Who Exposed Racist Facebook Comment Speaks Out - Patch.com | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Mom Who Exposed Racist Facebook Comment Speaks OutPatch.comOak Lawn baseball mom says suspension of youth league president who made racist comment on his personal Facebook page "doesn't fit the crime." By Lorraine Swanson The black mother who exposed...
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Actress in Hoekstra's Racist Ad Apologizes for Her Role - Indian Country Today Media Network.com

The Atlantic WireActress in Hoekstra's Racist Ad Apologizes for Her RoleIndian Country Today Media Network.comI'm not trying to demonize her – people have already done plenty of that, and I think that takes our attention away from the real culprit,...
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Racism exists in Australia – are we doing enough to address it?

Racism exists in Australia – are we doing enough to address it? | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
 #Racism exists in Australia. Are we doing enough about it?
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Student Suspended for Speaking Native American Language

After a 12-year-old Menominee student spoke her Native language during class, she was suspended from playing in that night’s basketball game, and memories of past boarding school atrocities ...
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Jeremy Lin and ESPN’s "Accidental" Racism | The Nation

Jeremy Lin and ESPN’s "Accidental" Racism | The Nation | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Latest @thenation: Learning from Jeremy Lin and ESPN's Accidental Racism by Dave Zirin http://t.co/bHR5buPL #linsanity...
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VIDEO: SNL Sees Your Jeremy Lin Racism And Raises

VIDEO: SNL Sees Your Jeremy Lin Racism And Raises | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Saturday Night Live had a great Jeremy Lin sketch this week. Racism is hilarious.
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Virgin Active in second racism claim - Gauteng | IOL News | IOL.co.za

Virgin Active in second racism claim - Gauteng | IOL News | IOL.co.za | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
According to reports by Eyewitness News, another Virgin Active gym has been immersed in a racism row.
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Arizona woman off ballot after high court agrees her English isn't good enough – In America - CNN.com Blogs

Arizona woman off ballot after high court agrees her English isn't good enough – In America - CNN.com Blogs | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
A woman trying to run for the San Luis, Arizona, City Council will not appear on the ballot after the Arizona Supreme Court upheld a ruling that her English was not good enough.
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Opinion: The price of Yellow Peril – In America - CNN.com Blogs

Opinion: The price of Yellow Peril – In America - CNN.com Blogs | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Editor's Note: Jeff Yang writes the column Tao Jones  for the Wall Street Journal Online,  is a regular contributor to WNYC radio, blogging for "The Brian Lehrer Show", and appears weekly on "The Takeaway".
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Blakey: Refusal to acknowledge racism is "the new racism," a renowned anthropologist - Richmond Times Dispatch

Blakey: Refusal to acknowledge racism is "the new racism," a renowned anthropologist - Richmond Times Dispatch | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Blakey: 'Racism' key to any discussion of raceRichmond Times DispatchRefusal to acknowledge racism is "the new racism," a renowned anthropologist who directed the scientific research of New York City's African Burial Ground told a packed room at...
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Racism and injustice: A forgotten Macomb murder case - McDonough Voice

Racism and injustice: A forgotten Macomb murder case - McDonough Voice | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Racism and injustice: A forgotten Macomb murder caseMcDonough VoiceBy John Hallwas February is Black History Month, an appropriate time to reflect on the challenges of the black experience in America and the long struggle of African-Americans...
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