2020 Anti-Racism Protests

Total 25 Posts

The colors of our bodies — Why whiteness is the problem.

4 min read
Black bodies can die by accident, obviously. But they are also killed by whites carrying out whiteness. When this happens, it is never an accident, a Professor of American History writes.

Can the president really order the military to occupy US cities and states?

5 min read
President Trump has warned that he will send the military into states to curb protests. Is Trump’s warning bluster? Or does the president have the authority to send the military into American cities?

We need to talk about Churchill’s statue.

3 min read
The statue of Winston Churchill being vandalised during the Black Lives Matter protest is an absolute scandal the kind of which has never happened before... or has it? Read this brilliant thread!

America’s most trusted dictionary will redefine racism. Does it matter?

3 min read
Merriam-Webster will now acknowledge that racism is systemic. Can it affect the reality — and practice — of racism?

The uncomfortable past.

7 min read
It takes a dramatic event such as toppling a statue to force people to confront uncomfortable truths and the ugly reality of what the British Empire did abroad.

Statues are just the start – The UK is peppered with slavery heritage.

6 min read
Britain’s heritage is steeped in the remnants and history of slavery, but you wouldn’t necessarily know it.

Britain’s monument culture obscures a violent history of white supremacy and colonial violence.

4 min read
Understanding the role art played as a sanitiser of violence shows that destroying or removing monuments from public view does not erase history.
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