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Articles tagged race relations

Wednesday, April 21 2010

The History of White People by Nell Irvin Painter

A history of 'being white' that shows how race is a social construction rather than a biological identity.


Tuesday, December 1 2009

Reinventing Don Imus: Anatomy of an Excuse

Imus traffics in the tropes of hip-hop and black culture in general on an occasional, selective basis -- a cafeteria approach to cultural exploration as obvious as it is insincere.


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