"My friend's husband died in 9/11. Someone tried to console her by saying, "We'll get those filthy Muslims for this." Her husband was Muslim. And you know what's Ironic? She was pregnant at the time, and today her son is called a 'terrorist' at school because he is brown." ~ Feminism Vibes
NINA SIMONE - Priestess of Soul and Richeous Political Activist Nina Simone - The Movie, WHAT HAPPENED MISS SIMONE? Explores the effects of racism, sexism and political oppression on her life and her career. Please don't let her message be misunderstood!
Wallace explored the human ability to survive against the odds. I could taste the depression. There seemed no relief. Zimbabwe’s culture didn’t change fast enough after their civil war. It’s a story of the dark side of humanity.It depicts a painful, but educational experience of the effects of racism and reminds us we are acting in compliance by not acting at all. It left me informed, introspective and sad.
The day after the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr, a teacher in a small, all-white Iowa town, divided her third-grade class into blue-eyed and brown-eyed groups and gave them a daring lesson in discrimination. This is the story of that lesson, its lasting impact on the children, and its enduring power thirty years later.
Alexandra Zapruder, author of the book Salvaged Pages: Young Writers' Diaries of the Holocaust, discusses how children's accounts of the genocide during WWII serve as a powerful reminder of the dehumanizing effects of racism, bias, and prejudice.