September 1, 2009
I'm willing to bet that market research indicates that black folks aren't even checking for Minis all like that. This occurs to me less as racism and more like judicious use of ad dollars in a recession.
August 31, 2009
Moscow, Russia has a problem. 60 percent of Africans living there consider it racist and violent and fear for their lives.
August 24, 2009
Is the "Lil Monkey" doll just everyday racism that we should let go?
August 24, 2009
More than fifty years later, Carlotta Walls LaNier of the Little Rock Nine discusses integration, a post-racial America, and finally telling her story.
by Sherrilyn A. Ifill onAugust 17, 2009
Why we can't ignore racism at town hall events.
August 14, 2009
This week on The Confab: In defense of the angry people! Town hall brawls, health care hysteria and out and out fear of ... the R-word! Why exactly is everyone freaking out? Join The Root's Washington reporter Dayo Olopade as she talks with The Root's senior culture writer Teresa Wiltz and regular contributor to The Root Adam Serwer.
* Podcast production by Abdullah Rufus.
* Podcast theme music by Timothy Morrison.
by Bijan C. Bayne onAugust 12, 2009
Racism is not an either/or proposition. When did the R-word become as offensive as the N-word?
August 12, 2009
Why break a sweat over being civil when you can just spraypaint a swastika on something?..
July 30, 2009
Beck sees ....BLACK PEOPLE. And like some other white people... he's scared.
July 28, 2009
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