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Upon reading the article, I experienced every stage of grief: denial of the events; a feeling of isolation from my white male peers who could never relate; anger at the control structures in place that allowed the events to happen; bargaining with myself about studying WPA work in my doctoral program and my attendance at the conference; depression about my position as a person of color in WPA studies; and finally, acceptance that I could not change what happened to two young Black professionals like myself.
Similarly, a person of color may perceive a counseling center with therapists of their own ethnicity as more culturally sensitive than one without therapists of their own ethnicity.
As a person of color living in a town that has been brutally gentrified and is now home to lots of white, self-described "global citizens," it feels good to read a blog that expresses a lot of what I think about the liberal white culture that dominates the city.
My concerns are not what spectrum of the color wheel my fellow person is in, but why that after 25 years of working in the corporate world, not one person of color will respond to my hellos or goodnights, join me at lunch, or why I have not had the opportunity to work with an African-American male in authority in my business field.
I plan to tell my story of discrimination and bias to every person of color with whom I come in contact, encouraging them to leave this out-of-step Democratic Party and become a Green," she said.
As a woman and person of color I am even more culturally isolated from the majority of the faculty in the college.
For the longest time I was by myself and I was the only person of color ...
We just did not want to acknowledge it and were acting "colorblind." In a blinding statement of the obvious, a person of color is always a person of color.
* "No person of color shall migrate into and reside in this state, unless, within twenty days after his arrival ...
Someone spray painted a racial epithet on the window of a hair salon owned by a person of color at 125 W.
There seldom was even a mention of a person of color, unless that individual was involved in a crime against the White Establishment.
NOT THAT RACE MATTERS HERE AT THE TIMES, BUT IT'S GREAT TO SEE A PERSON OF COLOR GETTING AHEAD, THIS COLIN POWELL INTERRACIAL LOVE NEST STORY IS DY-NO-MITE!