How to Really Celebrate Diversity

Got this in the mail and was immediately excited. FINALLY, no more racism! No more police violence! Ignorant whites will see color! “Evolutionists?” I have a bad feeling about this. FUCK! “Something special begins at sunset each Friday evening?” Something sexy? C’mon, sexy! Don’t be something… FUCK! I guess we’re not celebrating diversity after all.… Read More How to Really Celebrate Diversity

Talking White

I’ve been reading the excellent How to Be Black by Barantunde Thurston, a witty and insightful breakdown of the black experience and navigating childhood and adolescence in suburban Washington, D.C. Essays satirizing befriending African-Americans and realizing when one understood that being black came as a result of a negative experience underscore the mythical essence of… Read More Talking White