S4 E13 | BEING WHITE: COLOR BLIND IDEOLOGY ("THE CONTENT OF THEIR CHARACTER")


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Calvin and Kent sit down with Rick Goldberg, Christina Leonard, Steve Phelps, & Cheri Wellman to discuss color-blind ideology, why millennials don’t think we should keep talking about race, the accomplishments of the Civil Rights Acts of the 50’s & 60s, affirmative action, and finding a middle ground on racially-tense conversations. (Broadcast/Recorded June 6, 2018) 

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Topics Discussed in this Episode:

  • RECAP OF AND CLARIFICATIONS ON "BEING WHITE: POWER & PRIVILEGE"

  • DEFINING COLOR-BLIND IDEOLOGY

  • SHOULD WE KEEP TALKING ABOUT RACE

  • DID THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT ACCOMPLISH ITS STATED GOALS

  • IS AFFIRMATIVE ACTION NECESSARY 

  • CAN WHITE PEOPLE MAINTAIN A COLOR-BLIND IDEOLOGY AND ADDRESS SYSTEMIC RACISM AT THE SAME TIME

  • IS THERE A MIDDLE GROUND


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