Things white activists say to activists of color


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This is probably one of my favorite installment of shit/things  [insert group of people] say to [insert another group of people] videos. Every white, cis, feminist, anarchist, anti-capitalism activist needs to watch this video as I’m sure they’ve on occasion made these absurd, ignorant statements in the name of being progressive.

Interracial ad draws controversy

Many of us in the U.S. wouldn’t get riled up when we see advertisements such as this. However, in South Africa, some folks are outraged at the ad, according to the Washington Post. The poster, created by South African’s  Democratic Alliance Youth, was for the organization’s 2012 membership campaign. The poster has dominated conversation among […]

“Why are you so angry?”

It’s a question many social justice activists get from those who are more than contempt with the way things are. When we are asked this question, it’s never out of genuine interest about the things we are passionate with; the inflection in the inquisitor’s voice is one of befuddlement, agitation, annoyance that you are committed […]

Ron Paul: a Confederate sympathizer?

Dontcha just love the revisionist history Ron Paul is spitting out in this speech!? I also love how he plays up the mantra that the south was attacked by those aggressive Northerners who want to impose an abolitionist lifestyle on unsuspecting good ol’ boys. The message about the south being “right” about the Civil War isn’t surprising, […]

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