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Race relations, colonization and history.
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A Colorblind Constitution: What Abigail Fisher’s Affirmative Action Case Is Really About

A Colorblind Constitution: What Abigail Fisher’s Affirmative Action Case Is Really About | Race theory | Scoop.it
The plaintiff in the Supreme Court case challenging the use of race in college admission looks to be the perfect argument. But the case barely mentions her. Instead, the agenda is much broader: To fight race-based policies everywhere.
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Interesting I will have to keep up on this case. She was born the wrong color: White. Haha what a joke.

 

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Watch now: The Marines Are Landing | NOW on PBS | PBS Video

Why are we sending thousands of military personnel to Guam?
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Chamorro children can give their life when they turn 18, but they can't vote. Modern day colonization their voice is silenced! 

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‘No black nurses’ lawsuit: 2nd nurse says she was asked not to touch infant | The Raw Story

‘No black nurses’ lawsuit: 2nd nurse says she was asked not to touch infant | The Raw Story | Race theory | Scoop.it
RT @betheclemons: ‘No black nurses’ lawsuit: 2nd nurse says she was asked not to touch infant | The Raw Story http://t.co/8wQngo1HRL #racism
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Interesting how they turn this story of racism into a story of individual rights...

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Univ. of Wisconsin Defends Controversial 'White Privilege' Campaign

Univ. of Wisconsin Defends Controversial 'White Privilege' Campaign | Race theory | Scoop.it

The University of Wisconsin Duluth-Superior says it is not backing down from its involvement in a controversial diversity campaign featuring white models with “Society was set up for us” and “Is white skin really fair skin?


Via Thabo Mophiring, Deanna Dahlsad
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Educate yourself!

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Whites: Their Responsibility to End Racism

Whites: Their Responsibility to End Racism | Race theory | Scoop.it
White racism is a systemic phenomenon that is deeply woven into the fabric of our society and has a corrosive effect on the minds, bodies and souls of all Americans -- and it needs to end, Darron T. Smith, Ph.D., writes at the Huffington Post.
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Whites play a role in ending racism, and a big first step is acknowledging that history has favored a specific group, and coming to terms with that. 

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