08 February 2012 ~ 1 Comment

Celebrate Black History with Loco #3: Ralph Waldo Ellison

A big part of my motivation for writing “Hi! My Name is Loco and I am a racist” were my experiences with the dehumanizing effect of stereotyping. That is, another group’s inability to see me as an individual. It’s a quite common practice in the world, unfortunately, but minorities in any society tend to get hit […]

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25 September 2010 ~ 5 Comments

Hi! My name is Loco…and I am a racist! pt.26

Hi! My name is Loco…and I am a racist! pt.26
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tzvfKqsDBjo”>httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tzvfKqsDBjo

click here for part 1 Intermission is now over. Shall we proceed? Ok, let’s get to it.. Patrick wasn’t the first to dehumanize the un-alike based on race or for whatever reason, and he certainly wouldn’t be the last. I’d seen this creature before, of course. It had reared its ugly head in my presence a […]

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