Jay McCord Virginia Beach, VA I have worked as an actor and music video producer for over a decade and I am always uncomfortable when someone uses the N word in any context regardless of the originator. To me it continually ties our generation to the horrors of the countries past. Like Maya Angelou said [...]
Rocio Tapia Forest Park, GA Being from Mexico, I do not have any sense of race. I know what I am and do not identify with any of the categories listed when I am asked about my race or ethnicity, so I often leave it blank or choose “Other” if I am pressed to select [...]
Steven Cui Foster City, CA Kids having their white dad’s family name and a Chinese mum get the best of both worlds, at least on paper when it comes to college application.
Marion Law Ann Arbor, MI Understanding Race Project – University of Michigan Want to learn more about this 6-word essay… ABOUT: http://www.guardian.co.uk/notesandqueries/query/0,5753,-25895,00.html
Tina Williams Phoenixville, PA This is a great project. I need more than 6 words. Do not judge me by the color of my lips but by what comes out of my LIPS! Say it loud I Black and I am Proud! Lyrics from James Brown’s “Say It Loud—I’m Black and I’m Proud“
Aron Goldman Submitted via Twitter: @ArgoJournal #TheRaceCardProject Watch Dr. Seuss’ The Sneetches
Anonymous Quoted from- “Justice” by Ziggy Marley Justice, people say, justice Justice, brother say, justice Judge me if I am weak Judge me if I am strong Judge my days and all life long They let the baby cry, let the mama cry And youths like I and I have to cry For justice, one, [...]
Dennis Tedeschi Tulsa, OK You have the right not to be killed Murder is a CRIME! Unless it was done by a Policeman or aristocrat Know your rights! The Clash…Know Your Rights!