Tag Archives: Racial Identity

Our Biased Brains, New York Times

Nicholas Kristof says only black Americans don’t have in-group bias.

Blacks want doctors who look like them.

Many Japanese don’t think a half-black person can represent Japan.

ATF says race information is useful for tracking guns used in crimes.

20-year-old video shows Obama struggling with black identity.

White people just can’t get it right.

Al Cardenas: “He’s totally bilingual and bicultural in every sense.”

“If people say they are Japanese, that’s enough to make them Japanese in my opinion.”

“The blacker one’s features . . . the lower that person generally is on the economic and social totem pole.”

What Explains the Black-White Divide?

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A black conservative’s diagnosis.

Review by Jared Taylor

New poll also has interesting statistics about racial identity.

Hispanic criminal pretends to be a black criminal.

Indoctrination starts in third grade.

Study: Students of all races benefit from teachers of same race.

These Paints Can Teach Us a Lot About Labeling

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Color categories are obsolete.

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White Advocate Has Genes Crunched

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Gets (mild) surprise.

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Novel explores racial identity through a mixed-race relationship.

They want their share of the ethnic pie.

“NBCBLK covers stories by, for and about the black community.”

Young whites who think they are “really” something else.

Ethiopian wore a latex mask that made him look white.

Charlie Rangel was indifferent to dead white soldiers.

Now, an “Annie” who isn’t black is an insult.

But Sony thinks he should be.

Researchers claim virtual reality can reduce racial bias.

Japanese were getting epicanthic fold surgery in the 1800s.

The One-Way Conversation

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The Whiteness Project and the silent minority.

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People want to see their race in their emoticons.

“Marry out; stay out.”

Why Do We Vote as We Do?

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“Conservative” and “liberal” explain very little.

Review by Thomas Jackson

Insightful reflections on a 30-year friendship with a black man.

“My heart beats with the African and Caribbean blood of my ancestors.”

This is true for Hispanics and Asians.

Before diversity, there were no gangs.

No legislation requires this.

Blacks want to stop thinking of Jesus as white.

Victim is picked on for being light skinned.

He calls black Highway Patrol Captain “my brother.”

Columnist says black students need black teachers.

Ferguson Forever

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Diversity set Ferguson on fire.

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Dark-skinned Nigerian defends skin lightening.

Department to receive diversity training.

Plastic surgery for non-whites increasing much more rapidly than for whites.

The Central Park Jogger: The Trayvon Martin of Her Time

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Blacks and whites were divided then, divided now.

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Only non-whites can teach non-whites about being non-white.

Doctors at fertility clinic say mixed-race children will have trouble with racial identity.

Nelson Mandela Park Public School enjoy stories like Chocolate Me and I Like Myself.

Brave New Dead World

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Identity is our destiny.

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America in 2034

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The Howard Beale theory of history.

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Researchers say resource scarcity influences our views on race.