¨Still happens today, just disguised differently.”

Jamila Best New York City, NY Brooklyn Whereas my ancestors dealt with the troubles of blatant racism, today, Blacks may find themselves in a position in which we are still facing racism, it’s just coded differently. Sometimes, it’s in the face of a disgruntled white employer who may depict you as an angry Black woman, [...]

Cultural Competence: code word for racism

Darcel Reyes Yonkers, NY I am a nurse and the concept of cultural competence is taught in nursing school and addressed in mandatory inservices in healthcare organizations. I am now a doctoral student and find that the topic is being researched to death. But white cultures get a pass on cultural competence. We only have [...]

“Affirmative Action” = Government Code Word for Anti-white

David Dearth Huntington Beach, CA After sending over 150 proposals to the Small Business Administration of the Federal Government…. didn’t receive even a single reply. In a telephone call to the SBA, I was told by a government official the he could tell that I sounded “White” and I probably will never get any contracts [...]