Topic: racism

9 Annoying Ways You Dismiss Racism Without Even Knowing It

9 Annoying Ways You Dismiss Racism Without Even Knowing It

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As a black chick, I–like other people of color–have a pretty intimate understanding of a fun little thing called racism. Whether it’s in your face racism–N-bombs, harmful generalizations–or subtle–using coded words, telling me I speak well for a black girl, following me around in a store–I know enough about the ins and outs of racism to call people out on it when I see it. More »