Diversity and Inclusiveness

Anton Wilhelm Amo: The African Philosopher in 18th Europe

By Dwight Lewis Anton Wilhelm Amo (c. 1700 – c. 1750) - born in West Africa, enslaved, and then gifted to the Duke of Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel...
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Black Issues in Philosophy: The Frantz Fanon Foundation’s 2nd Rencontres

by Nelson Maldonado-Torres The Frantz Fanon Foundation celebrated its 10th Anniversary in the “2nd Rencontres” of the Foundation. The activity took place on December...

Face Death: End Racism

By Christina Rawls “This stuff goes deep… But are we keeping quiet because we’re looking an enemy in the face, and it is us? We’re...
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Black Issues in Philosophy: Response to “Australian Continental Philosophy”

At the end of November into the first week of December 2017, I had the good fortune of participating in the Australasian Society for...
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Black Issues in Philosophy: Australian Continental Philosophy

By Bryan Mukandi I suspect that just about every Shona child who grew up in the Zimbabwe of the 1980s through to the mid-1990s grew...
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Black Issues in Philosophy: Does Race Trump Gender? Intersectionality and Charles Mills

By Brooks Kirchgassner The recent issue of Critical Philosophy of Race (Vol 5. Issue 1) features a mini symposium on the work of renowned...
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Reflections on Tommy Curry

Part 1: Opinion By Leonard Harris I write this op-ed to express my view of Texas A&M University’s President Michael K. Young’s commentary on Professor Tommy...

Cultivating Inclusiveness: The PIKSI Institute

By Sanjana Rajagopal Any night that an inspirational philosopher like Sally Haslanger tells me I belong in philosophy is a good one in my book....
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Featured Philosopher: Donna-Dale Marcano

By Tom Meagher What is black feminist philosophy? To raise this question, argues Donna-Dale Marcano, an associate professor of philosophy and Director of the Human...
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Black Issues in Philosophy: Introduction

Dear Readers: We here introduce Black Issues in Philosophy: Blog of the APA Committee on the Status of Black Philosophers. The purpose of this series is...