Day 291: Racism in Porn Industry

Next spring I will be teaching a class with the title “Race, Diversity, Neoliberalism.” A friend just forwarded me this video–should I send it out to the enrolled students in order to prepare for my class, I wonder?

Use Of ‘N-Word’ May End Porn Star’s Career

Also, really quickly: when people hear that I’m colorblind I always get the same responses people think are hilarious (“quick…what color is this?”), or questions like “so…what does X look like to you?” (correct answer on my part: “normal!”). To remedy this, here a website that illustrates to the curious the weird ways in which colorblind people perceive what you others still like to claim is ‘correct’ reality (just by majority rule–you just wait until I’m done spreading my genes!).

http://colorvisiontesting.com/what%20colorblind%20people%20see.htm

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2 Comments

  1. So which Color Deficient Person are you?

  2. I fall into the deuteranope category. Result: that site I provided the link for is very boring for me. All pictures look alike and I can see absolutely nothing in any of the circles. The only thing that looks slightly different is the fourth world map. How weird are the people who see the world like that??? That’s just wrong and also unnecessarily silly.

    I may have just stepped on my own point.

    🙂


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