Color Blindness

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*+-Steve Hochstadt: Our nation also has far to go. Claiming that we are color blind, that whites no longer have privileges in America, that we need no longer worry about preventing discrimination is nonsense. One need only have observed the reception of our first black President to know how important skin color still is in America.

Not Only “For Colored Girls”

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*+-Irene Monroe: For Colored Girls is not only for colored girls because it offers a pathway to self-growth, finding our authentic power, and discovering the divine in one’s self.

Reflections on Racism

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*+-Reflections on Racism: Many Black Americans have supported the Palestinian struggle, some putting their careers at risk to do so.