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We were arrested in Uganda while protesting for black lives

White supremacy must be held to account if systemic anti-blackness is to be rooted out of society

Online allyship: a broken game of do like I do

The idea of displaying solidarity by posting a black square on Instagram hijacked the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag with a performative display of allyship

Deconstruct irrational debates in SA

White monopoly capital and the Zille privilege tweets are reasons we need logical discourse

White women, black men: Same WhatsApp group

The position of white Afrikaner women and black men illustrates the limitations of a binary view

Daring to be black in a white space

"White people don’t know the violence of being forced to forgive"

Cultural barriers must fall

The exclusionary obstacles that international students face affect their academic performance.

​Three Ps against progress

The level of outrage at wrongdoing should be weighted by harm done to the vulnerable. Instead, the Ombud seems more sensitive to harmed privilege

Pietermaritzburg Girls High: Codes of conduct won’t fix entrenched racism

Being told to “get over it” negates what we constantly have to say about race: just because we're equal on paper does not mean we are equal in reality

Provocateur vs racist: The bigotry double standard

In today's world people who are white, male, and right-wing can easily get away with racism and bigotry

​The unbearable whiteness of white philosophers

There’s no escape for those who are responsible for colonial subjugation and dispossession.

Imagining the Loeries from the future, where the current inequalities are dealt with

Taking a look at the ad industry’s premier event from a futuristic perspective sheds light on its current inequalities.

White men also perpetrate acts of violence

But white privilege distorts that fact and so the focus turns on black men as the main instigators.

Letters to the editor: November 6 to 12 2015

Readers write in about white privilege, and Eskom.

Use your privilege to destroy privilege

Practical advice for pale people who wish to dismantle the system that favours them.

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