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On the Strangeness of Soap

Times change, this is true. But, I still find this whole concept strange.

It appears that myobamabar supports Obama… but, the history of soaps and whitening creams just makes this site have a strange subtext.

 

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In a somewhat similar vein, check out this pretty cool in-class examination of the social-construction of race, as represented in students’ reactions to photographs of Barack Obama and his grandfather.

that’s really interesting…