4 posts tagged with racism by overeducated_alligator.
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Bad Biology: How Adaptationist Thinking Corrupts Science

Biologist/blogger PZ Myers provides a nice introduction to evolutionary theory, and explains how classical Darwinism is distorted by proponents of scientific racism and other pseudoscientific movements.
posted by overeducated_alligator on May 4, 2015 - 16 comments

Visualizing Minority Representation

Why whitewashing hurts: an illustrated guide.
posted by overeducated_alligator on Sep 24, 2013 - 59 comments


Shit White Girls Say...to Black Girls (SLYT)
posted by overeducated_alligator on Jan 4, 2012 - 251 comments

Nivea takes own advice, re-civilizes itself.

Skincare company Nivea withdraws a controversial magazine ad after accusations of racism. The ad shows a black man in the act of throwing out a full-face mask which has a beard and an afro. The image is juxtaposed with the slogan "Re-Civilize Yourself." [more inside]
posted by overeducated_alligator on Aug 22, 2011 - 264 comments

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