Racism is in the air

Raphael Mimoun
Aug 2, 2019 · 10 min read

Most of us unwittingly contribute to racial tensions. Undoing it starts within.

Mural by Adrian Brandon at Pitzer College

When a white person talks about “racists” in today’s America, they almost always mean southern right-wingers, white nationalists, the KKK. They mean those who think that whites are biologically and culturally superior and fight to ensure that this superiority continues to be matched with political, economic, and social superiority. There is still…