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POST RACIAL POLITICS
Living in a Post-Racial Society
New York Times
best-selling author and journalist
Does race even matter in American society anymore? Of course it does. But as far as the American youth are concerned, my son included, race doesn't matter anymore, or not as much.
'Postracial' America, One Year Later
Future Tense Fellow, New America Foundation
The real conversation on race, like it or not, is still pending. Barack Obama's win was a profound public testimony to American decency. But in numerous areas, blacks remain severely disadvantaged.
There Goes the Neighborhood
Deborah Copaken Kogan
Author of "Hell is Other Parents," "Shutterbabe"
For all of the post-election media chatter about our post-racial world ... I wonder if my generation, which is more or less Obama's generation, will ever be able to fully embrace colorblindness.
The Great American Melting Pot (?)
The Hispanic Fanatic
Fathers and Sons
Founding CEO of CNN
Obama is the first black leader to suggest that we are on the verge of arriving at a post-racist society. If Obama is right, Jeremiah Wright goes out of business.
A Post-Racial Society
Progressive talk radio show host
I think my favorite benchmark of our post-racial society will be the birth of our post-racial champions on race. Add to the top of the list Keith Olbermann.
The Ongoing Evolution Of Obama's "Post-Racial Politics"
Award-winning author of 'Can't Stop Won't Stop: A History of T...
Do "post-racial politics" merely mean a new way of marginalizing a racial justice agenda?
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