Today's topic at my blog "Resurgence" on BigThink.com:
Why "Post-Racial" Is "Post-Rational"
We want to be "post-racial," the media tells you, if you read the newspaper or watch TV. We want to "transcend race" is a phrase you have heard ever since Barack Obama was elected president of the United States. But who is this "we", and why is this urge to be "post-racial" -- to "get past race" -- to "transcend race" -- so important all of a sudden?
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