Tag: RACE: Are We So Different?

“Are We So Different?”

aaaguestcontributor , September 18th, 2017


An excerpt from a longer piece by AAA member Irma McClaurin When the end comes our minute genetic differences will be obliterated. We will be reduced to bones,…


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After 10 years the AAA Race Project is Still Needed Now More Than Ever

aaaguestcontributor , September 18th, 2017


By Yolanda T. Moses, University of California Riverside I recently returned from North Carolina Museum of Natural History where the “Race Are We So Different Exhibit” will be…


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Charlottesville: Trump, Race and the Logical Utopia/Illogical Dystopia Binary

aaaguestcontributor , September 18th, 2017


By K. Nyerere Ture, PhD, Yale University In January 2016, during the Republican primary season, Donald J. Trump, an emergent candidate, characterized his loyal supporters as the smartest Americans…


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The Years That Ask Questions: Epistemologies of Liberation and the Post-Charlottesville Imperative

aaaguestcontributor , September 14th, 2017


By Donna Auston Rutgers University White supremacy is deadly. A black sign emblazoned with four bleak words in white block script perched atop a protestor’s shoulder played a…


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The Anthropoliteia #BlackLivesMatterSyllabus Project, Week 4: Gina Athena Ulysse on “Race: The Power of an Illusion”

smulla16 , September 28th, 2016


The editors of Anthropoliteia are happy to present the latest entry in on ongoing series The Anthropoliteia #BlackLivesMatterSyllabus Project, which will mobilize anthropological work as a pedagogical…


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An Addendum by Patricia Sunderland: Witnessing and Speaking Charleston

Anne Kelsey , July 16th, 2015


On the evening of June 17th, the murder of nine African Americans took place at the Emanuel AME church in Charleston, South Carolina.  My Rachel Dolezal post was…


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Race and Rachel Dolezal: A Conversation with Patricia Sunderland

jmartin7647 , June 18th, 2015


Recent news surrounding Rachel Dolezal has led to quite the discussion on race. Our associates at the Ethnographic Praxis in Industry Conference (EPIC) pointed us to an article (‘You May…


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National Anthropology Day: Looking towards 2016

Joslyn O. , March 6th, 2015


We celebrated the first National Anthropology Day on February 19, 2015. The celebration was a great success, with more than 80 college campuses, organizations, museums, elementary and high…


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