Antonio De Loera-Brust

False Meritocracy: The Real Truth About the Country’s Latest College Admissions Scandal

If the American ideal of a color-blind meritocracy is ever to truly exist in our college admissions, it’s clear we need to level the playing field long before the college admissions process starts.

  • Mar 13, 2019
  • 8:05 am

Brett Kavanaugh, #MeToo, Men of Color and the Racial Power Dynamic

I would humbly ask that white women in particular acknowledge the power dynamics that exist between them and men of color, and the full force of racial violence that stands ready behind them.

  • Oct 9, 2018
  • 9:21 am

For the Ghost of My Bracero Abuelo

I never met my grandfather, my dad’s dad. His name was Jesús De Loera-López.

  • Apr 10, 2018
  • 12:41 pm

What Do We Want From White People?

But more than anything else, what is bothersome is the reality that we usually need white people on our side to begin with. It all shows just how disempowered most of our communities truly are.

  • Apr 9, 2018
  • 11:41 am