You’re not imagining it. When people suggest that racism is over, they’re ignoring a lot of undeniable truths.
Here’s a comic that brings reality back into the conversation about race.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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- For Michael Brown and Ferguson: Facing White Fears of Blackness and Taking Action to End White Supremacy
- The Difference Between Cultural Exchange and Cultural Appropriation
- Your Internalized Dominance Is Showing: A Call-In to White Feminists Who Believe That #AllLivesMatter
Alli Kirkham is a Contributing Comic Artist for Everyday Feminism and blogger, cartoonist, and intersectional feminist. She is passionate about affirmative consent, sexual autonomy, and the destruction of gender roles, and through her cartoons is an advocate for chronically ill and mentally ill communities. Alli earned a BA in English Literature from Cal Poly Pomona in 2011 and uses it as an excuse to blog about books while swearing a lot. When she isn’t cartooning for Everyday Feminism or cursing at popular fiction, she posts cartoons and other silly things on her Tumblr.