Posts Tagged ‘ 1619 Project ’

The Wages of Whiteness | by Hari Kunzru | The New York Review of Books

Black Panthers, Chicago, 1969  Hiroji Kubota/Magnum Photos

“White privilege” is a protean concept that has found its way into conversations about political power, material prosperity, social status, and even cognition.

Source: The Wages of Whiteness | by Hari Kunzru | The New York Review of Books

The 1619 Project and the stories we tell about slavery – Columbia Journalism Review

 

 

The August 18th [2019] cover of  Times Magazine. Cover by Dannielle Bowman.

Last night, at the event space of The New York Times building, a collection of Black journalists, poets, and museum curators announced their intention to tell the truth about slavery. Announcing the debut of The 1619 Project, a special issue of the Times magazine published with additional material in the newspaper, Nikole Hannah-Jones, a staff […]

Source: The 1619 Project and the stories we tell about slavery – Columbia Journalism Review