Racial Justice Articles

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This Latina Wants You to Stop Denying Her Her Blackness – Because Race Is Complicated

This Is How To Talk to Your Latinx Family About Sexual Violence

8 Stereotypes About the South That Are Just Plain Wrong

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Dear White America: You Are All Responsible for Trump

7 Things You Didn’t Know Affect Your Immigration Status

5 Ways the US Prison System Is More About Perpetuating Oppression and Not About Stemming Crime

Wanna Get Involved in the Coming Immigration Reform Fight? Here’s How

4 Ways Colonialism Affects the Everyday Lives of Filipino Americans

How the Mainstream LGBTQIA+ Movement Is Leaving Behind and Even Hurting Our Community’s Most Vulnerable

You May Have Heard About Gender Dysphoria, Now Let’s Talk About Cultural Dysphoria

7 Ways White Jews Can Do Better By the Movement for Black Lives

This Shit Doesn’t Happen Overnight: The Insidious Planning That Goes Into Gentrification

The Complicated Experience of Being Black and Muslim in the US

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My Generation Hates Cultural Appropriation – But My Indian Parents Love It

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11 of the Most Culturally Appropriated South Asian Accessories – And What They Really Mean

We Need To Rethink The Term ‘South Asian’ — Here’s Why

3 Ways Bollywood Sets Up a Sexuality Paradox for South Asian Women

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Your Local Public School Is Failing at Addressing Racism – Here Are 3 Ways How

We’re Failing at Talking About Sexual Assault in the US If We Ignore Native Women

Every Day Racism and You (AKA: Would You Date an Asian Man?)

How to Deal with Who People Don’t Realize They’re Being Offensive

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Why I Will Continue to Be Offended by Jokes About Dark Skin

7 Reasons Why Gentrification Hurts Communities of Color

I’m Not a Puzzle to Solve: How to Speak to Ethnically Ambiguous People

5 Things I Learned About Holding A Predominantly White And Cisgender Feminist Space

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5 Ways ‘Asian Woman Fetishes’ Put Asian Women in Serious Danger

Why We Need Better Representation of Asian Women (Explained in Terms of Harry Potter!)

Why Do White People Love Claiming Non-White Heritage?

The 7 Most Commonly Believed Myths About Cultural Appropriation – Busted