Category: Daily Discourse

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Ghanaian Art Historian is Creating a 54-Volume Encyclopedia on African Culture

Ghanaian Art Historian is Creating a 54-Volume Encyclopedia on African Culture

Ghanaian writer and art historian, Nana Oforiatta-Ayim, was a PhD student back in 2009, when she first conceived the idea of creating a comprehensive ...
Rejecting dead, white authors: Universities push progressivism with reading programs, says study

Rejecting dead, white authors: Universities push progressivism with reading programs, says study

source A new study from the National Association of Scholars reveals that universities have harnessed freshman reading programs as a tool to advanc ...
Intiman Theatre’s ‘Barbecue’ almost literally flips the script on race — over and over again

Intiman Theatre’s ‘Barbecue’ almost literally flips the script on race — over and over again

source Two families walk into a park — one white, the other black, both gathered to stage a drug and alcohol intervention for a family member. Then ...
Why is Media Portrayal of Muslims So Negative? Journalists Weigh In

Why is Media Portrayal of Muslims So Negative? Journalists Weigh In

source On Tuesday, March 29, Democracy Now!'s Nermeen Shaikh took part in an event hosted by the Duke Islamic Center examining the media's portraya ...
What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name?

So - finally - Colston Hall, the premier concert venue in Bristol, is changing its name. The announcement comes after many years of calls for this to ...
The ungrateful refugee: ‘We have no debt to repay’

The ungrateful refugee: ‘We have no debt to repay’

A few weeks ago I dusted off my expired Iranian passport photo, an unsmiling eight-year-old version of me – stunned, angry, wearing tight grey hijab a ...
Diversity doesn’t make racism magically disappear

Diversity doesn’t make racism magically disappear

We can’t screw our way beyond racism. Many think mixed-race babies and browner demographics will automatically usher in a post-racial world. They inte ...
Form 696: Concern over ‘racist’ police form to be raised

Form 696: Concern over ‘racist’ police form to be raised

The government is to respond to fears a police risk assessment form has been used in a "racist" way to target grime artists, the BBC understands. Pro ...
Riz Ahmed warns Parliament that a lack of diversity in TV is leading people to Isis

Riz Ahmed warns Parliament that a lack of diversity in TV is leading people to Isis

Actor Riz Ahmed has delivered an impassioned lecture expressing his views on the importance of diversity in the media and how failure to embrace it is ...
Diversity initiatives don’t work, they just make things worse: the ideological function of diversity in the cultural industries

Diversity initiatives don’t work, they just make things worse: the ideological function of diversity in the cultural industries

Dev Patel might have won the award for Best Supporting Actor (that’s Dev Patel and not Riz Ahmed, Burberry), but when the nominees for the 2017 BAFTA ...
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