The vast majority of children of color will go through their entire educational career without having a teacher who looks like them. The United States’ educational landscape will benefit from an increase of racial diversity and cultural competence.
Writer, Gerard Waller reviews the popular Disney film, The Princess and the Frog.
Flint has a population of 99,000 with 57% of the population being black. The amount of residents below the poverty line is 42%. These numbers have led to great controversy.
The more melanin you have, the more you seem to be equipped to discuss “blackness” and black culture.
I have no problem identifying as mixed (Black and Caucasian), but whatever you do, don’t call me white.
Audre Lorde was a leading African-American poet and essayist, who voiced the issues of race, gender, and sexuality during the 1970s and 80s.