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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#Racism rife in finance and IT hiring #Australia

#Racism rife in finance and IT hiring #Australia | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
ALMOST three-quarters of finance and information technology workers say racism exists in Australian hiring practices, a survey shows.
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E Cape creche's racial divide - Daily Dispatch Online

E Cape creche's racial divide - Daily Dispatch Online | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
E Cape creche's racial divideDaily Dispatch OnlineProfessor Eric Atmore of the Early Childhood Development Centre in Cape Town described the method as “insane”. “Educationally, socially and psychologically, this practice has no foundation.
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Racist stereotypes get disclaimer, sexist ones still funny in kids cartoons - San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

Racist stereotypes get disclaimer, sexist ones still funny in kids cartoons - San Francisco Chronicle (blog) | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
San Francisco Chronicle (blog)Racist stereotypes get disclaimer, sexist ones still funny in kids cartoonsSan Francisco Chronicle (blog)If you watch “Tom and Jerry” on DVD, before the cartoon begins, a disclaimer appears on the screen informing the...
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Israeli society is tainted by racism - Haaretz

Israeli society is tainted by racism - Haaretz | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
HaaretzIsraeli society is tainted by racismHaaretzBy Anshel Pfeffer Tags: Ethiopian Jews Jews and Blacks I hate writing about racism. It is such a heavy and deadening word, though people seem to glibly toss it around.
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Dr Charles Teo's comments causes storm with readers - Is Australia a Racist Nation?

Dr Charles Teo's comments causes storm with readers - Is Australia a Racist Nation? | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
AUSTRALIANS are too paranoid to admit that racism is a problem in this country, a Young Australian of the Year finalist says.
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Microsoft’s “Avoid Ghetto” App: Racism Built into Technology :: racismreview.com

Microsoft’s “Avoid Ghetto” App: Racism Built into Technology :: racismreview.com | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it


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Importing White Racism into China? :: racismreview.com

Importing White Racism into China? :: racismreview.com | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it

At the Washington Post’s Foreign Service desk, Keith Richburg has written an important piece on antiblack and anti-African views and actions in China–which have a similarity to racist views and actions in the U.S. and other parts of the West. How much of this Chinese antiblack racism is indigenous, and how much has been imported from the U.S. and the rest of the West?

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Job safe despite online racism row - Stuff.co.nz

Job safe despite online racism rowStuff.co.nzAn Australian blogger called for Auckland restaurant Urban Turban to be boycotted this week after an employee was involved in a racist tirade against Aborigines on Facebook.
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Jimmy Carter: Gingrich Has "That Subtlety Of Racism" | RealClearPolitics

Former President Jimmy Carter says Newt Gingrich knows exactly what he is doing when he uses phrases like "food stamp president" and talks about the poor learning a work ethic.
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Red carpet racism: Claims ethnic groups excluded from Sydney clubs #Australia

Red carpet racism: Claims ethnic groups excluded from Sydney clubs #Australia | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
ARE entire ethnic groups being refused entry from nightclubs in the name of safety? (Do some Sydney nightclubs have a racist door policy?
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I Am Alike: A Nigerian Boi's Reflection on 'Pariah' - Autostraddle

I Am Alike: A Nigerian Boi's Reflection on 'Pariah' - Autostraddle | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
I Am Alike: A Nigerian Boi's Reflection on 'Pariah'AutostraddleThroughout my stay in Nigeria, the micro-aggressions continued: from things as silly to being called "feminist" (as an explanation as to why I had a puzzled look on my face when some...
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Racist Jabs at Michelle Obama—and the Apologies That Make Them Worse - ColorLines magazine

Racist Jabs at Michelle Obama—and the Apologies That Make Them Worse - ColorLines magazine | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Racist Jabs at Michelle Obama—and the Apologies That Make Them WorseColorLines magazineIn this Clutchmag.com commentary, writer Tami Winfrey Harris, re-introduces the essential theory of racial microaggressions: You think talking about “big” racial...
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Sport in black and white: Racism in the game - The Roar

Sport in black and white: Racism in the game - The Roar | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Sport in black and white: Racism in the gameThe RoarOr could racism be at play here, in some small way? When the game we love, is so clearly flawed. Perhaps, what hurts more is the truth that change is not actually on the horizon.
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On Joking About Race Without Being Racist

On Joking About Race Without Being Racist | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
My "white girl talkin' about racism" tag has had plenty of use in 2012, and it's still only January. Between 2 Broke Girls and "Shit White Girls Say to Black Girls," I'm running into a lot of comme...
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"If Frederick Got Two Beatings A Day" Third Grade Math Problem?

"If Frederick Got Two Beatings A Day" Third Grade Math Problem? | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
“If Frederick got two beatings per day, how many beatings did he get in one week?” read one math problem that 3rd graders in Norcross, GA, had for homework.
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Racist Ads, Beyoncé and Modern Marketing | DragonSearch ...

Racist ads, while more prominent in the early 1900s, are still a part of modern marketing. We look at Beyonce's L'Oreal ad & other racist examples in the media.
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I’M NOT A RACIST, BUT…

I’M NOT A RACIST, BUT… | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Racism is one of Australia’s worst-kept secrets. If you scratch a little deeper beneath our white sand and easy-going attitude you can find ugly, hateful feelings of resentment from otherwise seemingly ordinary people.
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Casual to Deadly: Anti-Asian American Racism :: racismreview.com

Casual to Deadly: Anti-Asian American Racism :: racismreview.com | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it

From casual to pandering to deadly, there have been several disturbing reports about anti-Asian American racism in the news

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"Despicable" Ad Against Racism 2000 Video

Creative team: Marcelo Lourenço/Pedro Bexiga Director: João Carlos Pellote Production Company: Show Off Awards: Fiap, Eurobest, CCP, Cannes, one of the most ...
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Racial rethinking as Obama visits _ 2009 piece on Chinese and Africans

Racial rethinking as Obama visits _ 2009 piece on Chinese and Africans | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
SHANGHAI -- As a mixed-race girl growing up in this most cosmopolitan of mainland Chinese cities, 20-year-old Lou Jing said she never experienced much discrimination -- curiosity and questions, but never hostility.
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Because There Is No Racism

Because There Is No Racism | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Fallows rightly flags Newt Gingrich continued labeling of Obama as "the food stamp president" as a…...
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Racism very much alive in Australia, says Dr Charles Teo

Racism very much alive in Australia, says Dr Charles Teo | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
RACISM still plagues Australia and migrants are being victimised, one of Australia's most respected neurosurgeons says.
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Sexism and Racism Sexism and racism go hand-in-hand, Linked to Personality

Sexism and Racism Sexism and racism go hand-in-hand, Linked to Personality | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
Sexist people are likely to also hold racist attitudes, suggesting that deeper personality traits link these beliefs.
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The 6 Most Secretly Racist Classic Children's Books

The 6 Most Secretly Racist Classic Children's Books | MicroAggressions (Focus) + Not So Subtle | Scoop.it
It's easy for us to hide the bad things from our kids that appear in works today.
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microaggression « Abagond

“She's pretty for a black girl” – as if white girls are prettier than black girls; Being hypervisible – or invisible – to whites; Telling a racist joke; Showing a Confederate flag. And on and on.
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