Tag / racism

  • November 29, 2017 - mh9868a

    Losing His Chains

    The Second City’s Nothing to Lose but Our Chains show written by Felonious “Dennis” Munk comedically documents the life of the playwright. That is, the autobiographical show episodically moves through Munk’s life from birth to marriage. Among topics discussed are his relationship with his mother, drug dealing experiences, and a six-year prison sentence. Munk outlined […]

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  • February 9, 2017 - mh9868a

    RA1: The Racist Designs of American Cities

    In part two of her piece “Architectural Exclusion: Discrimination and Segregation Through Physical Design of the Built Environment,” Sarah Schindler argues that cities are intentionally designed to segregate a city’s poor and minority populations. Specifically, she argues that city designers put poor communities in undesirable locations to avoid clashes with the upper class. For example, in […]

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