One day our descendants will think it incredible that we paid so much attention to things like the amount of melanin in our skin or the shape of our eyes or our gender instead of the unique identities of each of us as complex human beings.
Franklin Thomas
It’s no surprise that at the same time that American universities have engaged in a serious commitment to diversity, they have been thought prisons. We are not talking about diversity in any real way. We are talking about brown, black, white versions of the same political ideology.
Richard Rodriguez
I think you’re only post-racial when you stop asking if you’re post-racial. When the Neanderthals finally stopped asking themselves if they were in a post-saber tooth society, that’s when they were post-saber tooth.
Colson Whitehead
No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background or his religion. People learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.
Nelson Mandela