March 29, 2011 | 5:15 pm
RECENT POSTS ON The Wide Angle
UCLA Leads the Pack
The University of California, Los Angeles, leads all elite colleges with 30.7% of its students receiving...
Mixed Race Marriages and Our Attitudes
There are obviously Americans of all skin colors who resent so-called “race-mixing.” But what is...
The Times They Are A Changin
Attitudinal change comes to Mississippi and other states across the country.
The Uncle Tom Accusation, Again
If being authentically black means buying Jalen Rose’s warped and backwards racial views, then count me...
Playing With Fire
Given all the polls that have shown tolerance and acceptance becoming the credo of Americans, it’s...
The Wide Angle ARCHIVES
March 25, 2011 | 3:10 pm
March 21, 2011 | 3:39 pm
March 18, 2011 | 2:47 pm
If you’re black, came from a financially-sound family, lived with two parents, took school and grades seriously but choose to play basketball for an elite, private college … dude, you must be an “Uncle Tom!”
Those ugly beliefs were expressed by some former members of the... read on
March 11, 2011 | 4:17 pm
Frequent, and even occasional, readers of this blog know that Community Advocates avoids the “Chicken Little” theory of human relations, that is seeing any hint of criticism or negative comment about minority groups as indicative of deep seated bigotry. Our op/eds and blogs over... read on
March 9, 2011 | 4:56 pm
A couple of weeks ago the federal Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, one of the most liberal, if not the most liberal, federal appellate court in the country, handed down an opinion that has slipped under the radar of the news media and the punditry who are normally attuned to events... read on
Trending Blog Posts
What’s the Problem with Demanding a Palestinian Recognition of the ‘Jewish State’?SHARES
Six Tips on How NOT to Get a Job When You GraduateSHARES
The Passover Seder and the Missing Third JewSHARES
From Pharaoh to Freud: The Bible’s Ultimate IdSHARES
Romania’s Jews: A forgotten minoritySHARES
A disease of silence? Social stigma and schizophreniaSHARES