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    Why Black Federal Workers Should Sue Donald Trump, Seriously
    The case law on “hostile work environment” defines unlawful harassment very broadly. If Trump were a private-sector CEO, someone would have sued already. Ergo...

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    AREVA MARTIN
    10.01.17 9:20 PM ET

    ... But what about the people who aren’t his friends? As president, Trump is the boss of approximately 2.1 million federal employees, 18.1 percent of whom are African Americans. To these 300,000 plus employees, the president’s bigotry is not only hurtful. It creates a hostile work environment ...

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    Why Black Federal Workers Should Sue Donald Trump. Seriously.

    The case law on “hostile work environment” defines unlawful harassment very broadly. If Trump were a private-sector CEO, someone would have sued already. Ergo...
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    Boy's near-hanging compels town to open discussion on racism

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    MICHAEL CASEY
    Associated Press October 1, 2017

    ... The case has compelled city leaders to confront an issue that many had associated with bigger cities far away. Most insist Claremont isn't a racist place but say the town must consider how its white majority treats those who don't look like them. The families of the accused teens declined comment ...

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    Boy's near-hanging compels town to open discussion on racism

    CLAREMONT, N.H. (AP) — In this struggling mill town in western New Hampshire, racism was never something people talked all that much about.
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    Read Cole Sprouse's Powerful Take On Whiteness And Mass Shootings

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    Cole Delbyck
    HuffPostOctober 2, 2017

    ... White men, in particular, have committed the majority of mass shootings in the United States ― hovering around 54 percent, according to a Mother Jones study ― even though many continue to point the finger at foreigners or religious extremists.
    Read Sprouse’s tweet thread below ...

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    Read Cole Sprouse's Powerful Take On Whiteness And Mass Shootings

    While some celebrities were at a loss for words in the wake of the mass shooting in Las Vegas, here’s former Disney star and current “Riverdale” actor Cole Sprouse with a particularly cogent reaction to the horrific events.
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    'Lone wolf': Our stunning double standard when it comes to race and religion
    By Khaled Beydoun

    ... Despite the scale of the attack and Paddock’s being armed with more than 10 rifles, Las Vegas Sheriff Joe Lombardo immediately dismissed any ties to terrorism, classifying Paddock, a white male from a rural town 80 miles from Las Vegas, as a “local individual” and a “lone wolf” ...

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    'Lone wolf': Our stunning double standard when it comes to race and religion
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    The White Privilege of the “Lone Wolf” Shooter

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    Law Forum : - LAS VEGAS SHOOTING, WHITE ON WHITE CRIME

    [IMG] Multiple victims hospitalized after shooting in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS (AP) - Multiple victims were being transported to hospitals after a shooting...
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    A bloodied victim lies on the ground during a mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival on Oct. 1, 2017, in Las Vegas. Photo: David Becker/Getty Images
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    The New Playbook for Anti-Racism Parenting
    Pt 3: Raising Social Justice Warriors

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    Real Talk: WOC & Allies
    The voices of WOC & Allies working against racism and oppression.
    Sep 27

    ... Perhaps you are wondering how to raise your kids differently, with their eyes open from the start. If you want to raise conscious, anti-racist children into conscious, anti-racist adults, then keep reading ...



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    White American men are a bigger domestic terrorist threat than Muslim foreigners
    Since Trump took office, more Americans have been killed by white American men with no connection to Islam than by Muslim terrorists or foreigners
    Updated by Jennifer Williams

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    White American men are a bigger domestic terrorist threat than Muslim foreigners

    Since Trump took office, more Americans have been killed by white American men with no connection to Islam than by Muslim terrorists or foreigners.
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    The Language of White Supremacy

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    The Atlantic•October 6, 2017

    ... Hill’s summation seemed to complete the square of that argument: “Donald Trump is a white supremacist who has largely surrounded himself with other white supremacists.” In this argument, white supremacy is framed as a broad concept, one where wielding racism or benefitting from it, even in its subtler forms, earns one the mark ...

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    The Language of White Supremacy

    Who or what is a white supremacist, exactly? The raging debate has resembled nothing so much as a classical ontological discourse on categorization. Are white supremacists considered so because they consider themselves so? Does one become a white...
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