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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 wh...

Full Employment for Blue Collar Men

Paul A. London | Posted 05.27.2015 | 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.

Not All Bitter, Not All Clingy -- In Defense of "Whitey"

John Ridley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Ridley

Instead of blaming white men for all that's wrong with America, let's try walking a mile in their frustrated, little shoes.

The Unteachable Lesson: Can We Learn From Gates and Crowley?

Yvonne R. Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Yvonne R. Davis

Whether he likes it or not, Gates stands as America's new 21st Century Poster Child for "racial profiling."

Wise Women Unite! What Sotomayor Should Have Said

C. Nicole Mason | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
C. Nicole Mason

Racial and ethnic minorities and women are the only groups asked to check their identity at the door. It is assumed that once given access to power, they will try to funnel those resources to their own kind.

Sam Stein

Steele: God Help White Men Appearing Before A Sotomayor Court | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

RNC Chairman Michael Steele isn't shying away from highlighting race as a signifying issue of the Sonia Sotomayor Supreme Court nomination hearings. ...

Just How Dumb Are White Males?

Robert Scheer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Scheer

Call me naive, but I think white males, startled by job cuts and the devastation wreaked upon their retirement savings, are finally getting the point.

White Men and the G.O.P. Mastery of Identity Politics

Jackson Katz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jackson Katz

"I don't think Barack Obama is half the man Sarah Palin is. He can't take a punch, he's weak, and he whines," Limbaugh says of the Democratic nominee.

Can Obama Appeal to White Rural Men?

Robert Creamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Creamer

The notion that Obama "can't appeal" to white rural men sells short both Barack Obama and white men who live in rural America. It also flies in the face of the facts.