Racism

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Politics

Testimony from the Jan. 6 Capitol riot shows us exactly who we are

Capitol police officers testify about the Jan. 6 attacks. Photo: Brendan Smialowski-Pool/Getty Images


MY PEN IS MIGHTY

Dressed to the nines or not, some restaurants just don’t want Black folk to show up. Let’s discuss.

Some dress codes at restaurants only materialize after Black patrons show up en masse. Photo: Getty Images


WOMANISM

Where has the loyalty gone?

Photo: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for iHeartMedia


The way she is being treated goes to show the inherent racism in sports

Photo: Tammie Allen/Unsplash


How you can help pass the For the People Act

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Once again racism rears its ugly head when it comes to Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, and their kids

Meghan Markle in 2020. Photo: Getty Images


How one test enforces unfair academic gatekeeping

GRE scores are sometimes used to unfairly limit academic attainment. Image: A brown-skinned woman sits at a computer and takes a test alongside others of varying races, Getty Images


I have to embrace my full self.

Photo by João Paulo de Souza Oliveira on Unsplash


It’s disrespectful that three survivors are still living in poverty with no reparations in sight

Give her all the flowers. Viola Fletcher accepts roses and lilies during a commemoration event for the 1921 Tulsa Massacre. Photo: Getty Images


‘Optic leadership’ — or tokenism — is not a win for anyone

A Black woman leading a board meeting. Image: Getty Creative

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