Category Archives: Race Relations

Race relations is a very important topic given the fact I have a multi-ethnic family.

The Sad Story of Ota Benga

Ota Benga was a pygmy who was brought from what was then the Belgian Congo to be an anthropology exhibit at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition (e.g. the St. Louis World Fair) in 1904.  He was later exhibited at the Bronx Zoo in … Continue reading

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The Difficult Discussion of White Privilege

Bring up the topic of white privilege and your going to very likely hear the room quickly go dead quite – especially if your in a room of white people.  Of if brought up and your in a certain type of crowd … Continue reading

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