Racial Justice Articles

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6 Common Phrases That Are Fueling Xenophobia Every Day

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13 Things Even More Divisive Than People Who Always Bring Race Up in Discussions

The Misadventures of Light-Skinned Lexi: A Story About Colorist Microaggressions

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People of Color Can’t Cure Your Racism, But Here Are 5 Things You Can Do Instead

What You’re Really Doing By Dismissing US Feminism for ‘Real’ Issues

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More Than a Theory, More Than a Trend: Making Your White Anti-Racism a Lifestyle Commitment

Here’s What You Can Do About Police Brutality Right Now

White ‘Allies’ and the Terrible Tradition of Consuming Black Grief

Diary of a Polyamorous Black Girl – How I Learned That Polyamory Is a Privilege

8 Ways the Media Upholds White Privilege and Demonizes People of Color

Why the Term ‘Human Nature’ Is Way More Harmful Than It Seems

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6 Reasons You May Think #OscarsSoWhite Is No Big Deal – And Why It Absolutely Is

Why Feminism Must Discuss the Intersection of Race and Gender

3 Reasons You Might Be Afraid To Speak Up For Muslims – And How To Do It Anyway

3 Ways the Gay Rights Agenda™ Has Perpetuated Oppression

Why We Need Asian-Black Solidarity Against Police Violence – In a Heartbreaking Comic

There is a 17% Increase in Mexico Border Deaths This Year — Here’s What We Can Do About It

How White Americans Lose When They Don’t Stand Up for Racial Justice (and 4 Ways They Can Counter Racism Instead)

4 Ways Being a Black Woman in a White Office Messes With Your Mind

3 Stereotypes About Asians That Prevent These Domestic Violence Survivors from Getting Help

3 Reasons Why Being Anti-Racist Isn’t Code for Being Anti-White

The Perfect Makeup Tutorial for Asian American Women Who Refuse to Be Silenced

This Parody Perfectly Illustrates the Problem with Humanitarian Work Abroad

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We Need to Talk About How Mental Health Affects South Asian Men

5 Actions White Educators Can Take to Help Make Schools Anti-Racist

Why ‘I Have Black Friends’ Is a Terrible Excuse for Your Racism

6 Reasons Giving Advice to Poor People About How to Look Rich Is Problematic

4 Reasons Why We’ve Got to Stop Using ‘Ethnic’ to Describe People of Color

I Am a Complicated Latina Feminist, Ending Violence

Black Folk Don’t: Have Eating Disorders