the known unknown: For reasons unknown
Too often, our white supremacist society intentionally obscures historic facts that explain present inequities. For Reasons Unknown
Tommy Curry sheds light into a significant blind spot
www.researchgate.net/publication/326919537_She_Touched_Me_Five_Snapshots_of_Adult_Sexual_Violations_of_Black_Boys How often does our morality paint a broad swathe over people as general categories ? And how often does this stroke fix into institutional norms which then reify and enforce social bias? Tommy Curry ventures into where the many fear to tread.
apple.news/AouUL0rMaT3ym6ZAOc-CG3w I guess there are ignorant people who think that CRT means people are weak ? And that everything unequal or not equitable is always based in systemic injustice based on group/color of skin? And these are university professors, prep school admin and university policy makers? Wtf? Who ever saw that as true? From where…
www.huffpost.com/entry/cnn-advertisers-rick-santorum-native-americans_n_60997c0ce4b012351604a9b2 Perhaps some people may not entirely understand the back lash against Santorum’s statement that “there isn’t much Native Culture in modern American culture”. There is plenty of Native culture in American culture, but Santorum is talking about (1) popular material culture, where we literally do not see very much representation of Native art in…
Repost: Same Wolf, Different Clothes. White Evangelicals and Critical Race… | by Matthew Teutsch | Arc Digital
White evangelicals have made Critical Race Theory their greatest enemy. This harms the church, writes Silas Lapham. — Read on arcdigital.media/same-wolf-different-clothes-560ad3165a86
How is it in your country?
apple.news/AuyN2yVpAS7eh7nTuGRidtQ Perhaps it is not framed ‘black and white’ or uses the same deep cutting rhetoric… What similarities do you see where you live? What differences? x
Zizek on Racism: And, the reason for orientation.
youtu.be/472lCEy4dBw Zizek suggests the interface of struggle is between identity and universality. This is interesting to me in as much as I propose a new basis of what is universal. I always get from Zizek a sort of global version of racism which could be a little off from the formulation which has arisen in…
White Man, white men, and whiteness
White Man vs white men https://maylynno.wordpress.com/2020/11/12/white-man-vs-white-men/ — Read on maylynno.wordpress.com/2020/11/12/white-man-vs-white-men/ —- yes. And “whiteness” is the an ideological construct which functions off the sign of white skin, and is embedded in the politics of global identity. Hence, white people, historically immune from race, can work to deconstruct the systemization of whiteness by racializing their bodies…
Canada’s race problem? It’s even worse than America’s.
we have a far worse race problem than the United States Canada’s race problem? It’s even worse than America’s. ————— Systemic racism is intentional. I wonder when the discipline of philosophy itself Will look at its Systemic intentional racism. I mean, it is the philosophers Who started using “intention“ as a justification for subjective agency.…