Rod Graham

Rod Graham is the Editorial Board's neighborhood sociologist. A professor at Virginia's Old Dominion University, he researches and teaches courses in the areas of cyber-crime and racial inequality. His work can be found at Follow him @roderickgraham.

Color-consciousness, not colorblindness

July 5, 2021 /

Not seeing race is good, writes Rod Graham. But not seeing racism is bad.

Meritocracy is the myth that binds us

June 21, 2021 /

Our society needs it, but the myth needs overhauling, writes Rod Graham