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These stereotypes have not only been used in the past to perpetuate violence against Men of Color. They’re ever-present factors in how Black and Brown men navigate the world. Image: Thinkstock.

4 Racist Stereotypes White Patriarchy Invented To 'Protect' White Womanhood

Men of Color, especially Black men, have historically been coded as animalistic abusers and r*pists when it comes to white women. This stems from the Read...
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Um, yuck.

Take The Cake: 'This American Life' Is Really Bad At Talking About Fat

Though there was useful commentary, deeply personal stories, and some incisive observations, my problem with the episode is that it ultimately Read...
Virgie Tovar    |   06.23.16   |   SHARE
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Some helpful advice.

How To Consciously Date An African-American Man

As an African-American woman, I sympathize greatly with the plight of Black men in America. The most troubling issue for me is the slanted press and Read...
Jordannah Elizabeth    |   10.12.15   |   SHARE
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America’s 1.5 Million Missing Black Men Is Nothing Short Of Genocide

For every 100 black women, there are 83 black men. This is not the case in white America, where for every 100 women, there are 99 men, almost Read...
David A. Love    |   04.25.15   |   SHARE
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Fear And Loathing In The USA: Why Are We Afraid Of Cops?

Even if those muscles remain mostly unflexed, there is a potential violence that’s present in the flash of a badge or the barrel of a gun. Read...
Sarah Gladstone    |   08.25.14   |   SHARE
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