Race Humor Round-up

How to Talk to your Child About Racism “Invite a Chinese stranger to your home and have your children sit next to them on the couch until they feel at ease. Repeat for all other races.” Full-Original Source, The Onion http://www.theonion.com/graphic/how-talk-your-child-about-racism-52588 Does Racist Humor Promote Racism? And this piece about racist humor. The opening jokes…

Race Humor and Cultural Identity

What makes race humor funny and what makes it offensive, and is this question part of the bigger conversation about cultural agility and owning your own identity? A week late I found on Twitter a conversation started by NPR’s Code Switch tagged #NPRObamaEffect, asking the question “Did Obama Inspire A Big Debate On Identity?” It…

Transformação do Paradigma Racial: Discussões e Ação para inspirar a mudança nos EUA e no BRASIL (2012)

(Read in English) Caros Colegas, Que tal juntar-se aos capítulos Illinois e São Paulo da Partners of the Americas e a Brazil in Chicago, em um novo evento nas Américas, na iciativa: Transformação do Paradigma Racial: Discussões e Ação para inspirar a mudança nos EUA e no BRASIL (2012) Previsto para meados de Novembro de 2012, este evento de…