Jamil Smith

711 days ago

Coates claps back at a Jacobin writer who took issue with his criticism of Bernie Sanders after the candidate refused to support reparations. A necessary read who thinks class-based solutions are a universal remedy for racial inequities.

The Enduring Solidarity of Whiteness

theatlantic.com

Black poverty is fundamentally distinct from white poverty—and so cannot be addressed without grappling with racism. There have been a number of useful entries in the weeks since Senator Bernie Sanders declared himself against reparations.