Black People Politics : Is it time for black folks to disengage with whites when discussing race?

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    :11100:i did that years ago.

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    I agree, and it is how most white people seem to respond. It is interesting when talking to progressives especially, because they seem to want to drink the kool aid faster than the conservatives do. At least they tend to be open about racism and their intention to continue it where possible.
     
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    Is it time for black folks to disengage with whites when discussing race?
    Discussion in 'Black People Politics' started by Ausura, Aug 24, 2016


    No, not at all, they need help, medical help, as well as ourselves, so, healthy dialog about racism leads to better overall self-perception:


    White racism linked to fatal heart disease for blacks and whites

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    The Confederate flag has been denounced as an overt symbol of racism. Credit: iStock photo


    Living in unabashedly racist communities can shorten the lives of both blacks and whites, according to new research from UC Berkeley.

    Researchers compared the racial biases of nearly 1.4 million people nationwide to death rates in more than 1,700 U.S. counties. Their findings suggest that blacks and, to a lesser degree, whites who reside in overtly racist communities are more prone to dying from heart disease and other circulatory diseases ...


    http://medicalxpress.com/news/2016-09-white-racism-linked-fatal-heart.html

    White racism linked to fatal heart disease for blacks and whites

    Living in unabashedly racist communities can shorten the lives of both blacks and whites, according to new research from UC Berkeley.
    medicalxpress.com



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