Tag: colourism

The Tulsa Race Massacre – A Hundred Years of Pain 5 (10)

Race has always remained a personal and painful subject to mention for millions across the USA. We can reflect on why this remains a sensitive topic, by bringing up one of the, unfortunately, many examples of race-based crimes. A hundred years later, at such a pivotal point in the fight for equality, the Tulsa Race Massacre offers an insight into the complicated history of race-based violence.

The Adultification Bias: Short-changing Black Teens 5 (1)

Racism has permeated black lives in multifarious ways. Despite having abolished slavery decades ago, racial stereotypes and white supremacist behaviors continue to thrive even today right under the nose of a judicial and law enforcement system that’s supposed to check its spread. The latest hot topic that’s been doing the rounds in the black community […]