Culture of Illusion – Boardgames as Activism.


Activist Boardgames
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Because race is an issue that constantly bubbles under the surface, and sometimes on the surface, and sometimes above the surface, of this great nation and because it will no doubt be addressed today in the State of the Union Address, I thought that this link would be worth a look. Click on THIS or click on the pic. I suspect that this game was made by well meaning white people for well meaning white people. I get the feeling that, at the time, it was no surprise to black people in 1970s America that they were, generally speaking, at an economic disadvantage. I could, of course be wrong, being, as I am, a white male who grew up in Scotland.

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Armchair anthropologist, sometime scribe, freelance philosopher, amateur artist, part-time poet, musical maven, alliteration aficionado.

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