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How Interracial Friendships Impact Black Female Mental Health

Photo by Maria Badasian on Unsplash

Growing up, I had a lot of access to people who looked like me. I was completely unaware of the struggles that accompany interracial friendships.

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My Best Friend Is Scared Of Black People 

I knew there was still a culture of fear surrounding black people, but this was the first time I had experienced a person scared of black people.

I knew there was still a culture of fear surrounding black people, but this was the first time I had experienced a person scared of black people.

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Introducing My White Family To My Black Culture

No one asked me to do this. I am ok being the bridge between my two worlds; it’s a badge I wear with pride.

I’m a mixed-race, black and white Californian, and this was my first time in the South.

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Black Magic, Black Skin: Decolonizing White Witchcraft

I don't worship some appropriated feminine divinity or semi-European Paganism. I will talk about Black Magic, black skin and decolonizing white witchcraft.

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Black Magic, Black Skin: Decolonizing White Witchcraft

I don't worship some appropriated feminine divinity or semi-European Paganism. I will talk about Black Magic, black skin and decolonizing white witchcraft.

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How To Arm Your Fellow White Loved Ones Against White Nationalism

We need to talk about arming our white loved ones against white nationalism.

Hello, fellow white people! Are you horrified about the recent Nazi rallies and white supremacist marches? Me too! Let's talk about how to arm our loved ones against white nationalism.

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Understanding My Privilege As A Mixed Race Woman With White Family

The author and her niece — so much cute!

I have my own army who fights against injustice. I have a mother who handed out fliers boycotting grapes during Cesar Chavez’s unionizing efforts. I have an aunt and uncle who told me never to question the importance of affirmative action.

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3 Types Of Racists That Are More Dangerous Than What You Think  A Racist Looks Like 

Recognizing your biases really just means recognizing that white supremacy has an impact on you — just like it does on all of the rest of us. Image: Thinkstock.

Other than proud white supremacists like Great Uncle Jack, who really wants to be called racist? But many people are racist without even realizing that they are. This is because many of us have a skewed image of what a racist looks like.

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Ellen DeGeneres Made A Joke About Usain Bolt — Except No One's Laughing

A recent tweet from Ellen DeGeneres has got the whole world talking for all the wrong reasons.

A recent tweet from Ellen DeGeneres has got the whole world talking for all the wrong reasons.

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Fear Of The Free Black Child: Alternatives To Fear-Based Parenting Amid Police Violence

Our children are fine; it’s racism that needs to shift. Image: Getty.

No black man, woman, or gender non-conforming person is safe from the terrorism of police brutality and racist white people’s actions against us, let alone our most vulnerable citizens, our children.

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