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This digital history project reveals a comprehensive history of housing discrimination and segregation across the US' North and West. Complicating the notion that most racist policies existed only in the Jim Crow south, Unvarnished includes a national narrative on how racist policies and practices created a segregated nation, along with six "local spotlight" stories for Appleton, WI; West Hartford, CT; Brea, CA; Naperville, IL; Oak Park, IL; and Columbus, OH. [more inside]
posted by Miko on Jun 1, 2022 - 2 comments


Set in modern day suburbia, a women calls the police on an unfamiliar Black man in her neighborhood. Shot during the pandemic, this film explores white privilege and that Black Lives Matter. [more inside]
posted by MythMaker on Nov 25, 2020 - 0 comments

Privilege: A user manual

This is an intro-level explanation of privilege, intersectionality, and all that stuff for people who believe in equality but just have some questions. (A lot of it is based on observing many arguments here at MeFi.) It's for Nice Guys™, not for your racist uncle— I don't know how to reach that dude. [more inside]
posted by zompist on Sep 2, 2017 - 0 comments

Attacking the Assumptions of White Supremacy and Racism

As a major project to counteract recent negative trends, I've put together a series of posts regarding white supremacy and racism. [more inside]
posted by dances_with_sneetches on Jan 5, 2017 - 0 comments

Two Asians talk about all of this shit.

Race Invaders is a podcast hosted by myself and my friend Tim Yang, in which we discuss social justice, politics, culture, and probably more geek shit than is necessary, but we like it. [more inside]
posted by Errant on Jan 4, 2017 - 10 comments

Another Podcast Starring Two White Guys

The Bad Memory Podcast (I know, the name is terrible) is a show where two dudes who live in New Jersey sit down and talk about whatever is on our mind. I know, it sounds terrible, but it's actually pretty funny. [more inside]
posted by runcibleshaw on Jan 27, 2014 - 0 comments

What's in your invisible fanny pack?

This is a blog about privilege and how to spend it.
posted by knock my smock and i'll clean your clock on Jul 29, 2013 - 4 comments

White Man's Heaven

White Man's Heaven is the very recently published work of my fiancee on racial violence in the Southern Ozarks by the University of Arkansas Press. From 1894 to 1909, a series of lynchings and race riots helped to permanently expel some African American communities and terrorize others in Southwest Missouri and northern Arkansas. White Man's Heaven covers the lynchings in Monett, Pierce City, Joplin, and Springfield, Missouri, as well the violence and expulsions in Harrison, Arkansas. This is the Wordpress website I created to promote it. [more inside]
posted by Atreides on Sep 13, 2010 - 0 comments

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