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Tim Wise is among the nation's most prominent anti-racist writers and educators, and the author of six books, including his latest: Dear White America: Letter to a New Minority (City Lights, 2012)

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Twitter: @timjacobwise

Diaries published: 55 (46 days since last diary on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 10:49 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 261 (46 days since last comment on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 11:13 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 9088

Total Comment Ratings: 7517

Most Recommended Diary: Sociopathy on the Right: Ayn Rand and the Triumph of Conservative Cultism, 1346 comments, 1129 recommends

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tim wise's Most Recent Diaries:

Though the media may be talking about this by later today, it's worth noting that this mornings murder of an employee at Wayne Community College in Goldsboro, NC was apparently carried out by ...
by tim wise
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 10:49 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Many years ago, when discussing the issue of hate speech and how it should be addressed on college campuses, my friend Paul Gallegos at Evergreen State College offered the line that serves as the ...
by tim wise
Comment Count 47 comments on Thu Jan 08, 2015 at 03:16 PM PST with 23 Recommends
Here is my speech in Lexington KY last week, discussing racism and police brutality post-Ferguson. This is from the MOSAIIC conference, sponsored by Bluegrass Community and Technical College. I ...
by tim wise
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Dec 10, 2014 at 03:26 PM PST with 14 Recommends
This past week, Chris Rock noted in an interview that in his estimation, although racism remains a real and persistent problem, America is producing the nicest white people in its history. Perhaps. ...
by tim wise
Comment Count 40 comments on Thu Dec 04, 2014 at 12:35 PM PST with 45 Recommends
I suppose there is no longer much point in debating the facts surrounding the shooting of Michael Brown. First, because Officer Darren Wilson has been cleared by a grand jury, and even the ...
by tim wise
Comment Count 91 comments on Mon Nov 24, 2014 at 06:38 PM PST with 258 Recommends
The following is an excerpt from my forthcoming book, The Culture of Cruelty: How America's Elite Demonize the Poor, Valorize the Rich and Jeopardize the Future (San Francisco: City Lights, 2015) ...
by tim wise
Comment Count 140 comments on Sun Nov 02, 2014 at 06:33 AM PST with 227 Recommends

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