Posts Tagged ‘Race’

Joan Walsh

September 28 . 2012

Joan Walsh talks about race in honest, unflinching, unfamiliar terms, acknowledging not just Republican but Democratic Party political mistakes—and her own in What’s the Matter With White People?

Agustin Fuentes

June 5 . 2012

There are three major myths of human nature: we are divided into biological races; we are naturally aggressive; men and women are truly different in behavior, desires, and wiring. Agustin Fuentes discounts all of this in Race, Monogamy and Other Lies They Told You.

George Lepre, Diane Farr

June 17 . 2011
During the Viet-Nam war large numbers of young enlisted men turned their weapons on their superiors, a practice known as ”fragging,” a reference to the fragmentation hand grenades often used in these assaults. George Lepre examines these episodes in close detail in Fragging. Then actress and author Diane Farr talks about her interracial marriage in Kissing Outside the Lines.