Here are new additions to A Collection Of Useful Posts, Articles & Videos On Race & Racism:
Why We Have So Many Terms For ‘People Of Color’ is from NPR.
Panic, Shame, and Cuffs: An Account From an Arrested Black Teacher is from Education Week.
The Economic Impact of School Suspensions is from The Atlantic.
Regarding teachers of color: Boston Public Schools system is set to lead once again is from The Hechinger Report.
When whites are guilty of colorism is from The Washington Post.
“It’s symbolic annihilation of history, and it’s done for a purpose. It really enforces white supremacy”: Edward Baptist on the lies we tell about slavery is from Salon.
Millions of black students attend public schools that are highly segregated by race and by income is from The Urban Institute.
The N-Word is an impressive interactive from The Washington Post.
Eschew the Taboo: The pernicious effects of banning words. is an older piece by Christopher Hitchens.
Politics and the African-American Human Language appeared in The Atlantic.
Who Can Use The N-Word? That’s The Wrong Question is from NPR.
Banning 'nigger' means exempting black people from a basic rule of communication — that words take on meaning from context and relationship.
— Ta-Nehisi Coates (@tanehisicoates) November 11, 2014
— Melinda D. Anderson (@mdawriter) November 10, 2014
Text to Text | ‘Little Things Are Big’ and ‘Students See Many Slights as Racial ‘Microaggressions’ is from The New York Times Learning Network.