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I Am Race Conscious

For those who are aware of race and its social, political, and economic impact 6 People

    God, Colorblind?

    I’ve heard people talk about colorblindness as if it is some noble characteristic or virtue that they have and that others should have. As though denial of cultural differences makes you liberal and tolerant. It doesnt. It makes you a jackass. I’ve even heard some people...
    sleep140 sleep140 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 8, 2011

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    Psychotherapy & Race

    Oh the pitfalls of race. Race always lingers just below the surface and for most this is an uncomfortable and even scary reality. In fact, many people in this country, namely those from the dominant culture, are in denial about it. And the new form of denial is called "color...
    sleep140 sleep140 22-25, M Feb 23, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    The three boyfriends Ive had dated, were all "outside my race". I'm Puerto Rican and the first boyfriend I had, was Caucasian (American). The second boyfriend I had was of mixed...
    kalaniesmommy143 kalaniesmommy143 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    although I notice that a lot of people do, and this is very annoying to me. I actually find people of my own race mildly obnoxious, and like to find excuses to avoid them now and...
    stphnmclrn46 stphnmclrn46 22-25 3 days ago

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    Well, I don't really believe in it as a fact. It's just one of many possible scenarios. If I believed in anything with any certainty, I might buy the Universal Consciousness theory...
    RandomUniverse RandomUniverse 61-65, M 2 Responses Apr 4

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    My mom points out how skinny I am so frequently. Recently, I went to an indoor swimming pool and I was so self conscious, I just covered myself up the whole time with a towel. I...
    xjazzymainex xjazzymainex 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    I can't really say this 100%, since I've only ever dated two guys. The first one was a quarter black, and my current boyfriend is Hispanic. I am as white as you come. But that's...
    mcc1109 mcc1109 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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    I am haitian, creole and african american. In other words I am Black. If you don't like it. F#ck off! Idc. But do not offend my race. Not everything you see on tv and movies is...
    TazmainianDevil TazmainianDevil 18-21, F 6 Responses Mar 29

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    so the current season (6), I have watched every eposide like 10 times. Ive known Bianca and Courtney before they came on Drag race and want one of them to win cause the both are...
    beachdance12 beachdance12 16-17, M Apr 11

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    I have dated outside my race for 17 years now. I absolutely love white men and they love me too. I have been married for four years now and we have three beautiful biracial...
    ebonynbill ebonynbill 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    People keep telling me I look like a mouse. I know it's because I have a pointy nose, big cheeks and big front teeth but it makes me feel bad about the way I look. They all laugh...
    thebutterflieslie thebutterflieslie 16-17, F Mar 24

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    It seems at time that I can understand everything and everyone. I see Life as this big Exchange of Energy, this cosmological adventure to the heart of Man. Through trials and...
    Izzoselius Izzoselius 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 30

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    I just can't stop thinking what others might think of me, everytime after i have a talk with someone ,I can't stop worrying about anything I said ,and feel so depressed and keep...
    Appolo123 Appolo123 13-15, M 2 Responses Apr 1

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    “Many religions have attempted to make statues of their gods very large, and the idea, I suppose, is to make us feel small. But if that's their purpose, they can keep their...
    Sharpie7 Sharpie7 51-55, M 1 Response Apr 4

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    I can't do anything without worrying if I look of, if what I'm doing is weird, or can be looked down upon by anyone, etc. I can't disappoint my parents because I'm afraid to. I can...
    syntheticlovex syntheticlovex 18-21, F Apr 4

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    There is a ridiculous amount of people out there that are prettier than me, smarter than me, more athletic and more popular than me. I'm not referring to the hugely popular cliques...
    reversi reversi 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 9

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    Soo my boyfriend told his whole class that he would never want to have sex with me. They all laughed and after that class they all laughed at me.... I mean sex isn't important to...
    GeminiKali1920 GeminiKali1920 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Does anyone know wat the willie lynch letter is ??? I do I'm asking u guys n gals
    truth2b truth2b 26-30, M Mar 27

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    I come from a very mixed family. All of my family is from The Caribbean islands but still we are very mixed lol. From my moms side, I have the "white side" her grandmother from her...
    kalaniesmommy143 kalaniesmommy143 13-15, F Mar 29

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    Movies, tv, music...it brings us down. I was in my car today on the freeway and 2Pac comes on singing 'Keep Your Head Up'. The song seems good, but it's not and I changed it within...
    TazmainianDevil TazmainianDevil 18-21, F Mar 29

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    I feel like there has to be more to life than working for someone else 5 days a week. I have been in some kind of career slump since 2008.
    Scout69b Scout69b 41-45, M Apr 6

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    As long as your not a perv lol your fine
    Maddya Maddya 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    Black, White & Native American, that I know of
    sixfiveguy sixfiveguy 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 9

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    Here is my midget :p I have just started, but I really love it! Couldn't ask for a better crew :)
    papasshortie papasshortie 18-21, F Apr 12

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    If I fall in love, they better be funny and nice. If you have a penis and wear dresses, okay. If you have a vagina and think of yourself as a boy, alright. Whatever color, or age...
    mahnouls mahnouls 16-17 Apr 13

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    "In this world life is hard people hate u people love u. The people who love u, love you because their smart and can see how unique and awesome u are. Haters are too stupid to see...
    mahnouls mahnouls 16-17 Apr 13

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    Have anyone ever dated a French man? What was your experience?
    Trusssoworthy Trusssoworthy 22-25, F Apr 16

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    I am mixed with black, Samoan, white, Indian and Mexican.
    sweetcrystalynn sweetcrystalynn 13-15, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    My moms white, my dads salvadoran but im pretty dark for a half Hispanic person
    catchphrasejones catchphrasejones 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My perfect woman: Latino or Indian Intelligent, creative and knows her own mind hopes to start a family eventually with the right partner If you think this is you send me a...
    klain45 klain45 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    I absolutely love seeing interracial couples with their children out and about on American streets My family and I along with my friends love this happen. When I see other...
    ebonynbill ebonynbill 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    Adore them so much. I want that 😻
    lexix0 lexix0 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    I used to run a 5k very month and even though I haven't been running as much lately, running is still like super therapeutic for me although I doubt I could break 30 minutes now...
    BBBritPlease BBBritPlease 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Asian(i don't know what part) and English
    whattodo32 whattodo32 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    African American (I don't know what African roots I am), Cherokee and Navajo, a little bit of Asian, some Hawaiian, Portuguese, some other type of European blood, and that's all I...
    Kperr14 Kperr14 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    My father is of Sicilian/Italian, French ancestry and my mother, Filipino and Spanish. And yes, people always ask me 'what are you?!' They usually mistake me as Caucasian/Hispanic...
    Ellieokami Ellieokami 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Yes, it has been a long harsh road traveled from the point in our national history when the entire African-American race was considered 3/5th of a person. However, I mention the...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M 5 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I want to more deeply explore my sensuality ........I want to share that with someone , and at this point I do not have that , I do not want to miss out on this important part of...
    Steven49WPG Steven49WPG 46-50, M 1 hr ago

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    Well, I don't know who you are, but I'm Johnny Dough. I'm going to more actively pursue my own health - both mental and physical (and emotional). It's time for me to be a bit...
    JohnnyDough JohnnyDough 36-40, M 1 hr ago

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    I have had this disorder sense middle school (and I am now 22). Many people could never diagnoss my condition because I could never completely describe it nor did I trust others...
    LiliumxoTears LiliumxoTears 22-25, M 3 Responses Mar 31

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    We met at school , I wasn't expecting to meet anyone .. I had kinda shut myself off from the dating world . So it came as a complete shock that someone had swept my interest the...
    Peacedout Peacedout 22-25, F Mar 31

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    I think everybody is beautiful. Every race, every person. Nobody should ever be ashamed of what they look like because somewhere out there, there are people who see you and think...
    Alliepallie86 Alliepallie86 18-21, F 7 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    It's quite funny when a girl flirt with me and I'm clueless on how to flirt with her.My friend once told me "you haven't date in only 2 years and not 20 years.Nowadays,it's hard to...
    miztagarfield19 miztagarfield19 18-21, F 1 Response 29 mins ago

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