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CBS

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“Why White Straight Males Don’t Talk About Privilege”


HUFFINGTON POST

There’s a common trend when it comes to discussing sensitive topics such as racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia and classism. The only people that truly delve into public discourse about such topics are the individuals that are being affected by them.

People of color speak up about racism, women talk about sexism, the LGBT community is vocal about homophobia and transphobia, and individuals of lower economic standing speak up about classism.

Why?

Yes, of course the individuals that are being oppressed by certain systems are going to be the most vocal and obstinate for change. But, wouldn’t the most effective way to change a society be to have members of dominant groups affect cultural and legal changes — since they are the creators of these systems?

In other words, members of the dominant group have to be aware in the ways they are privileged. And yet, the conversation does not start with these people.  FULL POST

SERMON: “People Get Ready” by Rev. Hardies


President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the 1965 Voting Rights Act

President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the 1965 Voting Rights Act

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SERMON:  “People Get Ready” by Rev. Hardies


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SONG:  “Lift Every Voice and Sing” – Negro National Anthem

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“The World’s Craziest Anti-Women Laws”


THE DAILY BEAST

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“Ruth Bader Ginsburg on abortion, race and the broken Congress”


MSNBC

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“More Shame – Over Half Of Public School Students Live In Poverty”


POLITICUS USA

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“MSNBC Elevates Rachel Maddow To News Anchor”


MSNBC

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“Rachel is very smart.:”

“2014: Did Hillary Clinton get her groove back despite Democrats’ loss?”


CNN

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“Obama to nominate Loretta Lynch for next attorney general” 1


MSNBC

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“FBI: Abducted Philadelphia woman found alive in Maryland; suspect arrested”


CNN

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