Tag Archive | Obama

The Invisible President

Just Dad says: Can’t understand all the fuss around Clint’s conversation with an empty chair. His performance only proves that author, Ralph Ellison, of “Invisible Man” fame, was right: white people don’t see black people. To whites, blacks are invisible. For all we know, President Obama was in the chair, but the Republicans were not […]

Racialytics #1: Under Our Skin

Note from Dominique:  This is the first in a series of posts I am calling Racialytics: definition: an analysis of the racism that underlies a past or current event.  Here, “racism” not only refers to an individual’s deliberate bigotry or prejudice towards people of colour.  It also refers to the ways in which discrimination based […]