Tag Archives: racism

A Brief History of Racial and Social Injustice Drawn and Painted

Artists’ views of bigotry, violence and labor unrest in America. Continue reading

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The Men Behind the Toppled Statues

Who thought is was a good idea to celebrate the lives of racists, colonialists and slave traders? Continue reading

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These Guys Were Supreme Court Justices?!!

Bigotry and incompetence on the nation’s highest court. Continue reading

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Segregating Baseball: Little Giants and White Stockings

The 1887 exhibition game that defined race relations in baseball. Continue reading

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On the 50th Anniversary of a Summer of Urban Warfare in America

Are we really better off now than we were 50 years ago? Continue reading

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History of Radio: Race and Radio

Throughout its history, American radio reflected the racial attitudes of the society within which it operated. Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Cities

Two book reviews. Newark and Detroit Continue reading

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(Nearly) Live at Social Media Week with Rev. Jesse Jackson

Rev. Jesse Jackson on diversity in tech at Social Media Week Continue reading

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Americans Discover Vacation: As Well As Discrimination and Bigotry

From the very beginning vacationland America was a reflection of the society of which it was a part. And for racial and religious minorities that meant discrimination and bigotry. Continue reading

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Rockwell as Chronicler of the Civil Rights Movement

If you are in the New York/New Jersey area you have a couple more weeks to catch the Norman Rockwell exhibit at the Newark Museum. I would encourage you to do so. I found the exhibit to be a revelation. … Continue reading

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