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I Am Race Conscious

For those who are aware of race and its social, political, and economic impact 7 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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    I don't like my race. Sometimes I feel likes what I do, and the way I act doesn't fit my race or the things I want to do won't look right with my race. I don't know how to explain...
    Barbiebased1 Barbiebased1 13-15, F 6 hrs ago

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    My name is Zerif. I'm a 15 year old male. For years I've had this thought on my mind and I need to let it out. I am disgusted with the turn out of the human race. Almost all humans...
    ThatOnePerson5467 ThatOnePerson5467 13-15, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    My consciousness is not present-oriented or locally fixed but is distributed over long lengths of time and space. I also disassociate from myself and view experiences objectively...
    wombat456 wombat456 41-45, M Apr 6

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    I am very self conscious and i always have been. It can be so hard sometimes especially when the anxiety kicks in. I'v had times when i'v been walking in public and i felt like i...
    Iseeitall Iseeitall 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    I'd find myself saying things involuntarily, whether being partially awake or fully awake. It's a weird thing that I experience. Sometimes I find myself saying things that maybe...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F Apr 25

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    I do not do drugs. I do not break into people's houses and steal! I have never been to jail. I do not run the streets. I do not believe that being violent or utilizing a gun is...
    Symone00 Symone00 18-21, F 10 Responses Apr 25

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    I am married to a black man and have biracial children. When I am out I love seeing other mixed race couples. It is so natural when that happens. I normally smile at them as my...
    momlovesoutdoors momlovesoutdoors 36-40, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Most days me no care. Everybody hurt me. So why care. Grow beard. Let hair copy young einstein comedy. Delay laundry for fast food or coacoa. But then me hears...
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 5

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    I know I'm pretty, but I am over weight. I hate it so much.
    Ang012685 Ang012685 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    I know my face isn't hideous but my voice, the way I walk, the way I just am in general I just want to die
    silverxrose silverxrose 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 7

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    I hate going out in public because I think that everyone is judging me or making fun of me behind my back. I feel like people are disgusted with how I look and that they wish I...
    xloveisintheairx xloveisintheairx 16-17, F Apr 7

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    Because I don'tthink people like me. They tolerate me .
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    I hate my stomach so much. I can't do crunches cuz I have a bad back. thank god for lululemon pants!
    Ang012685 Ang012685 26-30, F Apr 8

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    I have a curved finger it really weird but no one really says anything about it
    FuRyEU FuRyEU 13-15, M 2 Responses Apr 8

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    I feel I'm not pretty enough .
    milkandoreos milkandoreos 13-15, F Apr 10

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    I've had some really good experiences with mindfulness. But when I stoped doing it.. it all went away within 2 weeks.
    ricoramiro ricoramiro 46-50, M Apr 23

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    It's all good though. :) :) :)
    jimk1234 jimk1234 51-55, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I'm Black, Dominican, Arab, and French! :)
    Mixedgoddess Mixedgoddess 18-21, F Apr 9

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    Its fokyn moronic defense. When used to change topics. But proof of wealthy hate crimes.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Apr 11

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    But. Sometimes. Your words aint decent.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Apr 11

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    I can't explain why because I may get hated for this but I will tell you that its not because of their color, it's never the reason
    craz3f8g craz3f8g 18-21 Apr 11

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    "No matter how many gorgeous faces you set your eyes upon, If you already set your heart out for someone, You will hardly notice anyone." :)
    abcdefghisabelmnopqrst abcdefghisabelmnopqrst 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 12

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    Mixed baby over here!!!! My mom is Mexican and Filipino and my dad is native American and Africa America :)
    Californialexiiiiiii Californialexiiiiiii 16-17, F Apr 12

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    My mother was African and my father was British, but even though I look white, I look more like my mother. I have my father's eyes and nose though. :)
    TGBman TGBman 22-25, M Apr 13

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    Love is love! Enough said.
    Roo502 Roo502 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 13

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    Half black and Half white :)
    itsjustbriii itsjustbriii 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 14

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    Now this would be a dream come true and so great. A lot of weman to breed for this and I'm in for that
    Chubbyhubby230 Chubbyhubby230 31-35, M Apr 15

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    White and black baby. Lol sometimes I was just either or, and not both idk why
    amvndah amvndah 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 16

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    My mixture is Idian, White, and partially Black I'm mostly called Puerto Rican and Brazilian by my BestFranns
    Ani1224 Ani1224 13-15, F Apr 16

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    mixed with black French and white-Asian Canadian.... love it
    ricardo112 ricardo112 16-17, M Apr 16

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    I am German, black and hispanic. just recently found out that I am black and German about 3 years ago.
    myinfiniteabyss myinfiniteabyss 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 17

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    I love seeing other countries, cultures, history, and traditions. I'll never be able to see these things in real life, so it's a once in a lifetime opportunity to live vicariously...
    AmyOnEP AmyOnEP 41-45, F Apr 18

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    I do if you truly feel for someone other things shouldnt matter, I would love you regardless.. It also helps if a person your talking to comes for a surprised visit with roses lol...
    Nobullshyt Nobullshyt 22-25, F Apr 23

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    My grandfather from my dad side Is white (my dad came out looking like a white guy with dark skin) I inherited the light skin from him. My grandmother from my mothers side was...
    maleeny maleeny 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 24

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    Ten months (EXACT) older than my boyfriend. And I enjoy every single minute of it. ^^ also, EP PHOTO Y U NO WORK. That is all ^^ love you, you...
    BENDrowned BENDrowned 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 25

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    my mother is from south korea. my father is black and American indian. I never felt I had a place in society. I hate having to explain my background when I first meet people. I...
    geauxdan geauxdan 31-35, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Well I do . When I see questions that are posted without gender I'm not sure how to answer. so I scroll by and just ignore
    Germancowboy Germancowboy 56-60, M 6 days ago

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    Happy 18th birthday to this loser, aka my big brother lol ! #misshimsomuch
    EmilyDelaney EmilyDelaney 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    Sabía que yo era hispana del Caribe, pero yo no sabía la mezcla exacta de la ascendencia que era hasta que tomé una prueba de ADN étnica. Soy medio del Caribe americano nativo...
    canelabunz canelabunz 51-55, F 4 days ago

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