Racial Justice Articles

The White Feminism of the Women’s March Is Still on My Mind

7 Sex Myths I Had to Unlearn When I Realized I Was Asexual

Why Escaping Poverty Isn’t Nearly as Easy as People Think

5 Reasons the ‘Poor People Should Get an Education’ Myth Doesn’t Work At All

5 Simple Questions That’ll Help You Avoid Unintentional Cultural Appropriation

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4 Person-to-Person Things I Do to Address Anti-Blackness con Mi Gente

Why Aren’t We Talking About the Curvy Latina Stereotype?

5 Ways to Fight Oppression and Create Harmony Between Different Cultures

Philadelphia, PA USA - November 24, 2014; A young protester and his mother are seen holding signs at Dillworth Park at Philadelphia City Hall. (photo by Bas Slabbers)

Why White America Demonizes the #BlackLivesMatter Movement — And Why That Must Change

13 Ways the US Government is Robbing Marginalized People of Their Votes

Climate Change is Intensifying Gentrification — Here’s How

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Why We Don’t Need #WhiteOutDay, White History Month, or a National Association for the Advancement of White People (Really, It’s Racist)

10 Ways White Liberals Perpetuate Racism

4 Ways Our Socially Accepted Beauty Ideals Are Racist

Why I Didn’t Call The Cops When I Saw A Teen With A Gun

What White People Say About About Black Lives Matter (And What You Really Mean)

How the Digital Age Has Transformed Being Black in the US

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5 Things Queer and Questioning Indigenous Folks Should Consider About Claiming Two Spirit Identity

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8 Reasons You Want to Touch Black Women’s Hair – And Why They Mean You Shouldn’t

This Stunning Video Shows the Obstacles Native Youth Face in Education

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How the ‘Taking the Country Back’ Frenzy Incites White Violence and Terror

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3 Disturbing Ways the Media’s White Male Gaze Hurts Women of Color

This Is What the N-Word Feels Like

6 Things White People Can Do To Reach Friends and Family Members to End Racism

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These 4 Phenomenal Native Women Will Totally Make You Re-examine Your Relationship to Feminism

8 Stereotypes About the South That Are Just Plain Wrong

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Weighting to Be Seen: Being Fat, Black, and Invisible in Body Positivity

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Navigating Body Image in Asian American Communities Is No Easy Task – But Here Are 4 Places to Start

What Would the Yellow Ranger Do?: On the Exotification of Asian Women

3 Common Myths About Gentrification – And the Facts That Prove We Need to Stop It