Michael Harriot

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Are Police More Concerned About Revenue Than Saving Black Lives?

HBO’s The Wire was not just a television show; it was The Godfather of our generation—part…

Melania Trump and the ‘Gimme Culture’

There is an oft-used trope among the right wing section in the Conservative universe that…

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No, We Don’t Need to Have a Conversation About Race

“We need to talk.” Those four words send chills down the spine of everyone who…

Apparently, Black People Have No Rights

I had no idea. Perhaps I should blame all my social studies teachers. Especially Mr.…

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‘Black Privilege’ Is Nothing More Than a Figment of the White Imagination

Lately the term Black privilege has become increasingly popular in the world of intellectual conservatism.…

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For Black Americans, Gun Reform is a Civil Rights Issue

Earlier this week, John Lewis, the Georgia congressman and civil rights icon, prompted his fellow…

Muhammad Ali, Orlando, and the Privilege of Fear

I don’t believe in White Privilege. The phrase became popular when Peggy McIntosh wrote “Unpacking…

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No, Muhammad Ali Did NOT Transcend Race, He Was Unapologetically BLACK

I hate thieves. My grandmother was a stern woman who leaned on Bible verses and…

Celebrating the Greatest Black Man Who Ever Lived Before He’s Gone

Editor’s Note: Muhammad Ali died Friday night in Phoenix at the age of 74. Earlier…

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Snoop Can’t Criticize ‘Roots’ When He’s Serving Poisoned Kool-Aid Too

When a person or a group wholly accepts a viewpoint without thinking about it critically,…