Tag Archive | racism

A Failure of Whiteness

In On Choosing Trump and Being Bad, Caleb Crain wrote that his peers …argue that what triumphed on Tuesday was white racism. That strikes me as true. And it also strikes me as true that white workers were acting out of a deep economic grievance on Tuesday. Argument A doesn’t falsify Argument B, in this […]

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 […]