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“What is being rejected is the idea or discourse of the transcendental self. This transcendental self is depicted as the disembodied rational hero-norm of the enlightenment; but this representation is a mask.
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Dear BES and other “No Excuses” school networks:
From your recruitment emails I understand that you are tired of teachers, leaders, and politicians making excuses for why “poor” kids can’t learn. 1,076 more words
Earlier this year in one of my law school classes my professor posed a question for the white students in the class, “How much would you need to be compensated to be black from now on?” She went on to ask the black students, “Could anyone pay you any amount of money to be white?” At the time she asked I was probably the only student in the class who was on the fence and couldn’t answer, but now I think I might have an answer. 774 more words