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  1. Race, Racism & the Internet: 10 Things Sociologists Should Be Researching

    TweetThere was exactly one session on “Race and New Media” among the hundreds of panels at the recent American Sociological Association meetings last week in Atlanta.  The panel was interesting, thought-provoking and presented by a …

  2. Cyber Racism: Racist Activists Using the Internet

    Tweet Christopher Wolf, head of the Anti-Defamation League’s Internet Task Force, has an article on the Internet facilitating racist speech, such as that of James Von Brunn, self-proclaimed white supremacist, anti-Semite, and accused murderer at …

  3. The Internet Angle: Cyber Racism and Domestic Terrorism

    TweetIn today’s New York Times “Room for Debate” series, The Editors have an online forum about the “Internet angle” on the recent acts of domestic terrorism ( photo credit: pasukaru76 ).  In both recent cases …

  4. Racism, IQ Studies & the Internet

    TweetThe folks at Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), where I did my dissertation research, do good work in my opinion. And, their website is a rich resource for those of us interested in issues of …

  5. Nazi Germany’s US Racial Model: Translocal Whiteness

    TweetWith the rise of white nationalist political candidates and elected leaders throughout the world, the idea of global white identity and the question of how it arises and becomes salient to large populations is particularly …

  6. Review: Trouble with White Feminism

    A compilation and review of posts by Jessie Daniels about white feminism.

  7. White Terrorist Takes Nine Black Lives at Historic AME Church in Charleston

    TweetMultiple news outlets are reporting that  a white male suspect, approximately 21 years old, joined a Bible study service at the Emanuel A.M.E. church in Charleston, South Carolina, then stood and began firing a gun. He …

  8. Rachel Dolezal and the Trouble with White Womanhood

    TweetSo listen, I set aside June for being away and writing other things than blog posts, but I keep getting pulled back to this story which is complex and related to some other writing I’m doing…so …

  9. Arquette and the Trouble with White Feminism (with updates)

    TweetI thought for sure that my next update in the trouble with white feminism series would be about Jessica Williams’ decision to take herself out of the running to replace Jon Stewart as the next host …


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    TweetWe are proud to host a highly collaborative blog that highlights sociological research on race and racism, and the ways these intersect with class, gender and sexuality. Since we began in 2007, we’ve published approximately 150 …