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We treat individuals in the spotlight as gods or Satan incarnate. We tell broken stories about teams, communities, nations, and other groups to protect our worldviews. We're all human though, meaning our stories deserve more than a TMZ article. This category takes a look at how we look at people

Alexander Twilight

America’s First Black College Grad Was White. Huh?

Alexander Twilight was Black. Then he was white. His classmates described him as "swarthy." (Old Stone House...
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Hope and a Hiccup in BLM NY’s Recognition of the Tigray Genocide

Chivona Renee Newsome, co-founder of the Greater New York chapter of Black Lives Matter, spoke at a Tigray Genocide protest Sunday morning....
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The Tigray Genocide’s Tie To Black People Globally

It's been 91 days since Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali declared war on Tigray, a prominent ethnic group in the country's...
BLM France Racism France

Two Black Frenchmen On BLM and How Racism in France Looks

by Jeffrey Bissoy-Mattis This piece was originally published by Plugged, a partner of ATC, on their blog Views From The...
Nickelodeon PSA Black girls

Nickelodeon’s PSA and Why Black Girls Are Not Our Soldiers

by Faith Nwachuku-Taite This piece was originally published by Plugged, a partner of ATC, on their blog Views From The...
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We are the Black Panther: In Memory of Chadwick Boseman

by Chelsea Herrera This piece was originally published by Plugged, a partner of ATC, on their blog Views From The...
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Local Man James Baldwin: “Ending Racism Is Up To White Folk”

"White people in this country will have quite enough to do in learning how to accept and love themselves and each...
Kanye Peeing on Grammy

Understanding Kanye West Rants, Pt. 5: Vivendi, Swifties, and More

Starting this series back up is only ever a matter of time. The last "Understanding Kanye West Rants"...
Nick Cannon Podcast Jewish

Nick Cannon and Why the Black-Jewish American Dynamic Hasn’t Evolved

The content in recent anti-Semitic remarks from NFL wide receiver Desean Jackson and entertainment jack-of-all-trades Nick Cannon was nothing new. That's...
Since99 No Go

Since99 Won’t End Racism, But He’s Hard

There's something special about a White boy who looks like this and can rap...