* The book serves as a reminder of just how acceptable child abuse and racism were, not just when Laura was a child, but even as an adult when the book w
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...e characters, and so forth. You don't need to use a game to combat sexism, racism, bigotry, etc., but you also don't need to follow suit. For example, you ca
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...thors praise blind authoritarianism and fail to speak out against slavery, racism, or sexism. No secrets of the universe are revealed, instead the book is fi
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...s intent, the lyric is indeed racist, and it reminds us of how commonplace racism was even as recent as the 1970s. It's a shame this slur exists to taint an
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...346/laura-ingalls-wilder-award-little-house-books-racism] - Discussing the racism, sexism, and child abuse in the books.
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...er, I see "all lives matter" as a [[dog-whistle politics|dog whistle]] for racism.
...rful if everyone believed that all lives matter equally, but the fact that racism still exists demonstrates that they do not.
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...international activist movement whose goal is the elimination of systemic racism against black people, especially in law enforcement. The movement has been
I usually find the criticisms of BLM to be a combination of ignorance and racism, but there are occasionally some good points to be made.
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...luding lying, bullying, religion, menstruation, eating disorders, divorce, racism, sex, and masturbation. Because of this, Blume's book are among the most ch
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...at all because he thinks all the problems black people have aren't due to racism, but are their own fault. Of course, the thought experiment can't fix ignor
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...ssment Ruth faces, her eyes are opened and she begins seeing institutional racism everywhere, even in children's cartoons.
* I appreciate one of the book's main points, that bringing up racism effectively guarantees a loss in court, not because it's doesn't exist, but
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...he death of a parent, alcoholism, coping with a parent dating someone new, racism, relatives trying to encroach into your family, and falling in love. The bo
...ived in Los Alamos, New Mexico in the 1970s, so she surely experienced the racism firsthand.
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...would not reduce inequality, but only eliminate our ability to talk about racism.
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...dn't try to set the story in the 1980s like in the book, but it's not like racism has disappeared. This was a good teaching moment lost.
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* I feel like Eleanor, being an educated black woman who dealt with racism her whole life, wouldn't be so easily swayed by the Colorado senator claimi
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...ce theory || Critical race theory is an academic framework for identifying racism in established law taught to college students entering legal professions. Y
...inessinsider.com/43-percent-republicans-dont-want-schools-teaching-history-racism-poll-2021-11 taught in schools].
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...ot see this book as a useful tool for pointing out the evils of slavery or racism.
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* Farmer, through his characters, tried to defend the racism in ''[[Adventures of Huckleberry Finn]]'', but I don't think he does an hon
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...gotry than by starting with some of the larger forms. Bringing up systemic racism tends to trigger white people and bringing up systemic sexism tends to trig
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* There is a ''lot'' of racism. Even those characters who aren't British insist that the British colonizat
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