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GLG Weekly Round-up: Trayvon Martin

In activism, race, violence, Weekly Round-Up on March 23, 2012 at 9:10 am

This week I want to dedicate the round-up to Trayvon Martin, race, and racism in the US. If you don’t yet know who he is, then now seems a pretty good time to get acquainted. And, if you have more links to share please please do so in the comments section.

Tim Wise on white denial & the unacceptable burden of blackness in America:

Images of the million hoodie march, from Racialicious:

From The Crunk Feminist Collective:

From the Atlantic, on the white savior industrial complex:

And, take action for Trayvon Martin at Color of Change:

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