Racial Slurs http://wunc.org en August 1963: Carrie Farrington Remembers Racism In Chapel Hill Schools http://wunc.org/post/august-1963-carrie-farrington-remembers-racism-chapel-hill-schools <div><p><em>Today we begin our series, “August 1963,” a look at North Carolina at the time of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. This week marks the 50<sup>th</sup> anniversary of the march, and producer Alexander Stephens asked North Carolinians to think back to August of ‘63.</em></p></div><p>My name is Carrie Farrington. In August of 1963, I was a rising seventh grader at Chapel Hill Junior High School.</p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Alexander Stephens 21288 at http://wunc.org August 1963: Carrie Farrington Remembers Racism In Chapel Hill Schools What Did You Say? Racial Slurs In The Workplace http://wunc.org/post/what-did-you-say-racial-slurs-workplace <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A researcher from Duke’s Fuqua School of Business has helped analyze a series of studies and publish a </span><a href="http://orgsci.journal.informs.org/content/early/2013/02/27/orsc.1120.0809.abstract" style="line-height: 1.5;">paper</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> on the prevalence of racial slurs used in the workplace.&nbsp; There’s a growing body of online humor that has been pegged “friendly prejudice.”&nbsp; You can hear it in this popular video titled – </span><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=watjO62NrVg" style="line-height: 1.5;">“Dear Whit Wed, 13 Mar 2013 11:09:59 +0000 Leoneda Inge 11918 at http://wunc.org What Did You Say? Racial Slurs In The Workplace