Where have we come to now, as a result of the artificial construction of “racial” difference?
Have you experienced racial privilege or racial deficit? What does ‘white privilege’ mean to you? Is it an experience, an illusion, a consciousness? How about “political correctness”?
People have gotten in trouble for insisting that “all lives matter” rather than “Black lives matter.” If the “black race” is an artificial category, does that mean “Black Lives Matter” is a reverse-racist slogan? Or a temporary, tactical thing?
Finally, has the CW2CR series brought something new to you? And what would you like to see it become?
Send us your thoughts, contributions, ideas, to this page, this website, and this program-series. Help us find the sounds and images to explore, for instance:
- the racial bias of historical vagrancy laws and the modern “War on Drugs”;
- the long history of the “prison/industrial complex”, going back to peonage and the chain gang; and
- the many obstacles governments and the law have put in the way of Blacks accumulating and passing down wealth from generation to generation.