Quote of the Day

… law constructs race at every level: changing the physical features borne by people in this country, shaping the social meanings that define races, and rendering concreate the privileges and disadvantages justified by racial ideology.

-Ian Haney Lopez, White by Law

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Quote of the Day

To act is to be committed, and to be committed is to be in danger. In this case, the danger, in the minds of most white Americans, is the loss of their identity.
-James Baldwin, The Fire Next Time