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Yes, I am Asian

Yes, I am Asian

Helena Wang, Contributing Writer April 21, 2021

Before I came to America, the concept of “race” never occurred to me. Not even once.  It did not occur to me when I was in China and surrounded by people who, more or less, share the same cultural...

Pseudo-feminism has obscured violence against Asian-American women

Pseudo-feminism has obscured violence against Asian-American women

Maggie Rowland, Staff Writer March 31, 2021

The month of March, deemed Women’s History Month, is a highly anticipated section of the year in which we commemorate and encourage the study, observance and celebration of the vital role of women...

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FULLABALOO | Tulane alum becomes first white director of Portland anti-racist institute

Apoorva Verghese, White Person March 25, 2021

Angela Saxton, a Tulane alumna, has been named executive director of Portland-based anti-racism organization, Anti-racists Against Racism. Saxton graduated from Tulane in 2016 with a degree in political...

Americans must condemn rising anti-Asian rhetoric

Americans must condemn rising anti-Asian rhetoric

Edwin Wang, Contributing Writer March 24, 2021

On March 16, Robert Aaron Long attacked three different Atlanta spas, killing eight people. Captain Jay Baker of the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office quickly attested “[the shooter] said it was...

How to be anti-racist at a racist institution

How to be anti-racist at a racist institution

Emrey Broyles, Staff Writer February 25, 2021

Tulane University, like many institutions of higher education, works tirelessly to uphold a spotless reputation as a progressive center for the advancement of knowledge. Whether intentional or not,...

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Tulane Professor holds virtual discussion on racial inequity in Economics

Emily Rubino, Staff Reporter February 1, 2021

On Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, Professor Gary Hoover hosted a virtual discussion on anti-racism and economics. This virtual discussion was the first of a yearlong series on anti-racism and all of the disciplines...

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OPINION: Higher education needs to normalize anti-racist education

Apoorva Verghese, Intersections Editor September 9, 2020

As the fall semester begins, universities across the country have expressed their commitment to addressing racism and bigotry on campus. For example, Northeastern University announced initiatives to increase...

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Fitts pledges funds, expands programming to combat racism in Tulane community

Cullen Fagan, Senior Staff Reporter June 12, 2020

On Friday, the Tulane student body received an email from President Mike Fitts in which he pledged that the university would take concrete steps to further anti-racist goals. He cited recent national events,...

SOAR guides students through Tulane racial history in “Tours of Truth”

Luo Qi Kong, Staff Reporter March 29, 2017

From March 13 to 17, Tulane students led guided tours with a goal of educating tourgoers on Tulane's history of white supremacy and student activism. These Tours of Truth functioned as a key piece in...

An open letter to white radicals

An open letter to white radicals

Cliff Soloway, Staff Writer March 5, 2017

As radicals, we speak a lot about equality. It is, and it should be, the foundation of our thought. But as white radicals, talking incessantly about the need for material justice is a meaningless expression...

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