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Microaggressions

Powerful Images Show What It's Really Like To Be A Black Student In Brazil

HuffPost Brazil | Diego Iraheta | Posted 04.13.2015 | Black Voices

"Come on, white guy, give me a break!" is the title of a campaign orchestrated by black students from the University of Brasília (UnB, Universidade d...

A Foreigner in My Own Country: Being Young and Black in Germany

Fatmata AbuSenesie | Posted 02.18.2015 | Black Voices
Fatmata AbuSenesie

Sometimes I don't feel comfortable anymore in my own country. Sometimes, other people give me the feeling that I don't belong here.

The Subtly Offensive Phrases We Need To Stop Saying

The Huffington Post | Taylor Trudon | Posted 02.11.2015 | Teen

"Oh, you're so pretty for a black girl." "Do you speak good English?" "She has a Jew nose." Though they might be unintentional, these offen...

Tyler Kingkade

College Student Survey Suggests We've Made Little Progress Eliminating Racism

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.10.2015 | College

One-fourth of college students say racism is no longer a problem in the U.S., the most in the 25-year history of polling by the University of Californ...

Alexandra Svokos

Colleges Campuses Are Full Of Subtle Racism And Sexism, Study Says

HuffingtonPost.com | Alexandra Svokos | Posted 01.21.2015 | College

Diversity on college campuses has increased, but women and minorities still face prejudice and discrimination, a new study from the Harvard University...

From Students of Color, a Call for Cultural Competency Training

Willie Burnley Jr. | Posted 12.21.2014 | College
Willie Burnley Jr.

Every student desires professors that understand and respect them, and minority students only want the same: Instructors who are trained to deal with cultural issues when they arise.

14 Painful Examples Of Everyday Fat-Shaming

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women

If you've ever doubted that fat-shaming is something that happens every day, just listen to the hundreds of Twitter users who shared their stories las...

What Will the Future of Heterosexism Look Like?

Josh A. Goodman | Posted 09.03.2013 | Gay Voices
Josh A. Goodman

Do the increasing acceptance of homosexuality and the recent Supreme Court rulings mean that anti-LGBT prejudice is on the way out? Not exactly. Just like racism and sexism are alive and well in 2013, I suspect the same will be true for heterosexism several decades from now.