Day: December 5, 2012

Is Racism Really Waning?

A few days ago, John McWhorter—a linguist and social critic—penned an essay for the New York Daily News that declared thatracism is waning. While McWhorter conceded that racism still exists, he concluded that, with the reelection of President Obama, the influence of racism has dramatically decreased throughout the years. Does racism exist? […]