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This Week in White Supremacy: Week 3

40% of the nation’s largest corporations (Amazon, PayPal, Oracle) do not have a single Black Corporate Director. To see the complete list of the 197 companies from the S&P 500 without Black Directors, click here. ICE wants to destroy its records of in-custody deaths, sexual assault, and other detainee files. Senator Tim Scott had to […]
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This Week in White Supremacy: Week 2

Well, it’s only Wednesday and I am up to fifteen items.  Got to stop for this week. Send any items you find to ThisWeekinWhiteSupremacy@equaljusticesociety.org. In her new book “Unstoppable”, Maria Sharapova talks about Serena Williams as follows. “First of all her physical presence is much stronger and bigger than you realize watching TV. She has […]
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Art Knows No Fear: Tyrus Wong, American Genius

In these difficult times, we at the Equal Justice Society find that Art provides comfort, insight, and inspiration.  Our gala on September 27th will celebrate artists as well as putting young people in the spotlight as we RESIST the madness that surrounds us.  We hope reading about the work of Tyrus Wong will soothe your […]
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This Week in White Supremacy

EJS is starting a new feature detailing actions and policies that further the cause of white supremacy. We are doing this as part of our fight against white supremacy.  The first step in that is to call it out when we see it. At the suggestion of my friends Susan Baronoff and Virg Dzurinko, the  items listed will […]
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Sorry, White Supremacists: This is Our Country and We’re Not Going Anywhere

By Eva Paterson and Jayashri Srikantiah This week, our hearts were broken when we heard Attorney General Jefferson Beauregard Sessions spew forth ugly venom about our undocumented family, friends, and neighbors in rescinding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Rachel Maddow brilliantly connected the dots between this week’s announcement and the eugenics movement […]
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