Chinese Korean

We discussed my mother’s childhood and the racism she experienced. Although it there were similar situations in the book Black Boy, they were to an extreme defree. Both of these stories show how much and how little our society’s views...

From my own

I interviewed my mom about her first experience of racism. I was shock to find out that it had came from her own family.

Color of my Skin

In this interview, Dr. Míreles Toumayan recounts a time she expirenced racism. She also describes her hopes for the future.

Lilly and Melissa discuss Synanon and equality
December 18, 2018 App Interview

Lilly asks her mother, Melissa, about her experience growing up in Synanon, a cult with a diverse community of people. Melissa explains how that affected her view of race and equality while growing up in the 1970’s.

Justin Platt and Danny Pinter’s opinions on Curiosity and Alison Platt’s ideas on vulnerability.

Throughout Richard Wright’s novel, BlackBoy, two common topics are curiosity and vulnerability.

“The Black Ocean”

In this interview, conducted in December 2018 in Santa Monica, California, Shana Duval (15) interviews her Dad David Duval (63) about the prejudice he experienced when he was trying to buy a house earlier in his life. He shares his...

Ashil and Mom Racism Interview
December 18, 2018 App Interview

My mom’s thoughts and experiences of racism.

A Lifetime of Evolution
December 6, 2018 App Interview

I talk with my Grandma about her evolving understandings of racism and sexism throughout her life.

Living During a Time of Civil Disparity

My mother, Janet Lynn Coleman (Crawford) tells about her life, as a black child, growing up in the Deep South during a time of overt racism, bigotry, and segregation.

US history project

Today I talked with my grandpa who watch racism in Wisconsin. He grow up in Michigan and was a journalist and then moved to Milwaukee to work for the city.