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On 'White Privilege' And Why I Stay Silent

Alex McKelvey | Posted 08.19.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Alex McKelvey

If I don't post my stupid comedy videos immediately, chances are it won't make it to Facebook. I'll decide it's not worth keeping or there will be a terror attack or a racially charged killing commanding the internet's attention that would make releasing a micro short of me dancing at a Hanana frozen yogurt shop feel dirty.

How Hillary Can Win With White Males

Jonathan Handel | Posted 05.26.2016 | Politics
Jonathan Handel

With Bernie Bro's to the left of her, Trump dudes to the right, and far too few straight white males in her own column, you'd think Hillary Clinton would realize she has a white guy problem. Maybe she knows it, but what is the campaign doing about it?

Demi Lovato Opens Up About Dating Latino Men vs. White Men

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 05.04.2016 | Latino Voices

The days when Demi Lovato shied away from discussing her love for beau Wilmer Valderrama are long gone, and now the 23-year-old singer is also vocal a...

White Women Suffered Biggest Drop In Life Expectancy In The U.S.

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 04.25.2016 | Healthy Living

Five months ago, a report made waves with the finding that middle-aged white Americans are dying earlier, and at markedly higher rates -- a demographi...

Apparently, There's A Place In Hell For Women Who DO Help Each Other

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 03.30.2016 | Business

Madeleine Albright came under fire earlier this year for telling women to support Hillary Clinton because "there’s a special place in hell for women...

Dear Gay White Brothers

Chris Cormier | Posted 03.28.2016 | Queer Voices
Chris Cormier

I hope we don't soon forget what silence felt like when hatred was directed at us, and instead reach back through that door. In this legacy-defining moment, what choice will you make?

The Democrats and the Donald

David Coates | Posted 03.19.2016 | Politics
David Coates

When asking ourselves the key questions - who is best placed to defeat Donald Trump in November, and who is best placed to pull the Senate back into Democratic control - many of us still believe that the answer is not Hillary Clinton. It is Bernie Sanders.

Why White Men Are "Gunmen" and Muslim Men Are "Terrorists"

Craig Considine | Posted 12.02.2015 | Politics
Craig Considine

Words like "terrorist" and "terrorism" are used by media as propaganda terms to manufacture anti-Muslim sentiment, which in turn "justifies" worldwide military adventures to dominate other countries.

Two Privileged White Men Arguing Give An Unintentional Lesson On White Privilege

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 09.25.2015 | Black Voices

A video that went viral Wednesday has become an unexpected lesson on white privilege. In it, a white male jogger yells at another white man for runni...

Full Employment for Blue Collar Men

Paul A. London | Posted 05.26.2016 | Business
Paul A. London

I am reading "Daniel Patrick Moynihan, A Portrait in Letters of an American Visionary" edited by Steven Weisman. It is a good title because Moynihan was indeed a visionary.

Why Are There No White Guys in Black Feminist Thought?

Aliza Vigderman | Posted 04.13.2015 | College
Aliza Vigderman

White men, who held the most power in society, could evoke change in a way that women and people of color simply could not. Clearly, things have changed since slavery. But gaps between race and gender still exist, privileging the white man over every other group.

Depression and Suicide Among Older White Men Is No Laughing Matter

Lata K. McGinn | Posted 10.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Lata K. McGinn

White men, who hold the position of highest privilege in society, tend to have less experience facing negative or stigmatizing experiences as compared to other groups who may have spent a lifetime learning to cope with such experiences.

Creating a New Normal: White Men at the Diversity Table

Colette A.M.Phillips | Posted 09.08.2014 | Business
Colette A.M.Phillips

White men could be the most important group to ensuring that diversity and inclusion truly works. By ensuring that they are engaged, interested and invested players in diversity and inclusion conversation America will forge a new normal.

Black and White in Gay Cape Town

Jeremy Helligar | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jeremy Helligar

The implication: It was OK to kiss me in the hallway of a dark club on Saturday night, but he wasn't interested in me as a multi-dimensional human being or, presumably, being seen in public with me in the harsh, unforgiving light of day.

Angry White Men: A Book Review

Tristan Bridges | Posted 03.18.2014 | Books
Tristan Bridges

Sociologist Michael Kimmel's new book, Angry White Men, dissects the rage many of these men experience and connects it with the anger experienced by a diverse collection of middle and lower-middle-class white boys and men.

How The GOP Became The 'White Man's Party'

Salon | Posted 12.22.2013 | Politics

Few names conjure the recalcitrant South, fighting integration with fire-breathing fury, like that of George Wallace....

White Men and Their Guns

Leonard Steinhorn | Posted 02.16.2014 | Politics
Leonard Steinhorn

Perhaps we are asking the wrong questions in our national gun control debate. The issue is not whether we should have gun control laws in this country -- or what they should be.

What I Learned From White Men

Stephanie Chick | Posted 08.01.2012 | Black Voices
Stephanie Chick

In corporate America, white men have always held powerful positions of authority. From first-level managers to GMs, from senior VPs to C-Suite executi...

Update: Nordstrom Response to BBN Inquiry

BlackAndBrownNews | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Nordstrom's response to's inquiry: In a telephone call to BBN last Friday, a Nordstrom spokesperson said, "Nordstrom sides with ...

In Time for Fashion Week: The Debasing Exploitation of Young Black Girls

BlackAndBrownNews | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

( This advertisement masked as a short film for a fashion line was commissioned and created by White men with no visible under...

Black Women, White Men & Dr. Laura's Views on Interracial Marriage

Twanna A. Hines | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Twanna A. Hines

"If you're that hypersensitive about color and don't have a sense of humor, don't marry out of your race," Dr. Laura Schlessinger ...

Writer Tells Black Women
There's Nothing Wrong With Bringing a White Guy Home

Jenee Darden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jenee Darden

Folan encourages other black women to explore a new flavor of love in her book Don't Bring Home a White Boy: And Other Notions that Keep Black Women from Dating Out.

Democrats, White Men and the Tea Party Revolt

Hoyt Hilsman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Hoyt Hilsman

Democrats have a chance to rebuild a progressive movement like that of FDR, but only if they listen to another disaffected group - white men.

Who's At Karl Rove's Book Launch In New York? Hear What A Canadian Has To Say

Globe And Mail | John Ortved | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The most telling part of Karl Rove's new book, Courage and Consequence: My Life as a Conservative in the Fight is in its subtitle. No single word unde...

Rush Limbaugh and the Mobilization of White Male Anger in the Health Care Debate

Jackson Katz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jackson Katz

Limbaugh is successful because he not only knows how millions of white men think -- he knows what pushes their emotional buttons.