In response to Serena Williams standing up against sexism at the U.S. Open, a racist cartoon portrayed one of the world’s best-conditioned athletes as a fat, angry mammy character more suited to Gone With the Wind than the top tier of international tennis. To underscore the point, cartoonist Mark Knight of the Herald Sun in Australia whitewashed…

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An open letter to my daughter about men, women, and the fact that she must never conduct herself like V. Stiviano Dear Eve: I can’t protect you from seeing women like V. Stiviano, the 30-something whose questionable relationship with billionaire Donald Sterling revealed as much about Stiviano as it did about Sterling’s racism. We’ll someday learn exactly what…

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