Dancing with Bigotry

The Poisoning of Racial and Ethnic Identities
  • Donaldo Macedo
  • Lilia I. Bartolomé


As James Baldwin so succinctly points out, many white Americans prefer not to be reminded of the “appallingly oppressive and bloody history” of racism that has characterized the very fabric of U. S. society. In fact many, if not most, white Americans from various ethnic backgrounds would feel extremely uncomfortable if the curriculum in schools incorporated an antiracist pedagogy that asked, “Mirror, mirror on the wall, is everyone welcome in the hall?”


Affirmative Action Welfare Reform Illegal Immigrant School Choice Dominant Discourse 
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  • Lilia I. Bartolomé

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