Anti-Blackness

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Sneakerheads' Racial Tensions Ignite in Short Film 'Hypebeasts'

Filmmaker Jess dela Merced talks to Colorlines about her Spike Lee-advised film, which is now available online via KQED’s “Film School Shorts” showcase.

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Georgia Educator Fired for Racist Facebook Posts

Jane Wood Allen was fired for several Facebook posts in which she made racist statements against Black people and Muslims.

An Overdue Intro to Hollis Wong-Wear, the Grammy-Nominated Musician and Poet on a Mission

The Macklemore & Ryan Lewis collaborator has stepped out as frontwoman of her own electro-R&B group, The Flavr Blue. But this is just the beginning for the singing, songwriting poet who will set you straight if you call her a “sidekick.” 

 

READ: When South Asian-American Activists Talk 'Black Lives Matter' With Their Parents

Five South Asian-American community organizers and racial justice advocates spoke with their immigrant parents about the taboos around anti-blackness and shared struggles against state violence. 

Read Daniel José Older’s Essay On Why U.S. Latinos Should Care About Forced Deportation in The Dominican Republic

Writer says U.S. Latinos need to move beyond culture of anti-blackness and use their voices to advocate for residents facing forced deportation from the Dominican Republic.