And we must acknowledge that the most deleterious effect of racism they face isn’t about hurt feelings or exercises of poor, outdated social graces, but rather about the actual material effects of racism as it suffuses society and becomes embedded in our systems. | http://www.nytimes.com/2015/03/12/opinion/charles-m-blow-university-of-oklahoma-fraternity-chant-rigidity-of-racism.html?smid=tw-share

And we must acknowledge that the most deleterious effect of racism they face isn’t about hurt feelings or exercises of poor, outdated social graces, but rather about the actual material effects of racism as it suffuses society and becomes embedded in our systems. | http://www.nytimes.com/2015/03/12/opinion/charles-m-blow-university-of-oklahoma-fraternity-chant-rigidity-of-racism.html?smid=tw-share

The story goes something like this… the term African American was first coined by Rev. Jesse Jackson and some other scholars during a late 80s news conference to fight the effect of racism on black people in the USA, to raise the self esteem of the people. Some claim Jesse invented the term, others have …

The story goes something like this… the term African American was first coined by Rev. Jesse Jackson and some other scholars during a late 80s news conference to fight the effect of racism on black people in the USA, to raise the self esteem of the people. Some claim Jesse invented the term, others have …

Racism's skeptics will continue to deny the effects of racism in Flint. But it's imperative we confront it

Flint’s structural racism: This is why providing poisoned water to the city’s citizens seemed like a reasonable idea

Racism's skeptics will continue to deny the effects of racism in Flint. But it's imperative we confront it

White-Washed Runways: The Effects of Racism in the Fashion Industry |  The Fashion Law | #BlackFashionModels

White-Washed Runways: The Effects of Racism in the Fashion Industry

White-Washed Runways: The Effects of Racism in the Fashion Industry | The Fashion Law | #BlackFashionModels

This infographic on the effects of racism on children is visually appealing and easy to follow. The infographic is made to look like a chalkboard; the design and the use of child-friendly language such as "kids are mean to me because of where I come from," reinforces the focus on children. But what's the purpose of the infographic? What can viewers do with the knowledge they gain?

This infographic on the effects of racism on children is visually appealing and easy to follow. The infographic is made to look like a chalkboard; the design and the use of child-friendly language such as "kids are mean to me because of where I come from," reinforces the focus on children. But what's the purpose of the infographic? What can viewers do with the knowledge they gain?

Maria Lúcia da Silva is a psychologist and psychotherapist that specializes in the effects of racism and whiteness on the mental health, identity and self-image of black Brazilians.

Maria Lúcia da Silva is a psychologist and psychotherapist that specializes in the effects of racism and whiteness on the mental health, identity and self-image of black Brazilians.

Heiress-turned-nun who devoted her life and fortune to fighting the devastating effects of racism, Mother Katharine Drexel

A few famous nuns

Heiress-turned-nun who devoted her life and fortune to fighting the devastating effects of racism, Mother Katharine Drexel

"Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry" by Mildred D. Taylor  A book about racism in the south during the depression. Throughout this novel the reader learns about the importance of land and the effects of racism, at the same time as Cassie Logan learns 'the way things are'.

13 Novels to Get Your Kids Excited About History

"Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry" by Mildred D. Taylor A book about racism in the south during the depression. Throughout this novel the reader learns about the importance of land and the effects of racism, at the same time as Cassie Logan learns 'the way things are'.

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