Why Does the World Reward Mediocre White Men?

Why Does the World Reward Mediocre White Men?

Inspired by identity politics in the US, focusing on critiques about race and the oppression of Black women in contemporary culture, Ijeoma Oluo, the best-selling author behind So You Want to Talk About Race, explores the dominance of white men in her insightful new book.

Explaining White Privilege to a Broke White Person

Explaining White Privilege to a Broke White Person

“I, maybe more than most people, can completely understand why broke white folks get pissed when the word “privilege” is thrown around. …Recognizing privilege simply means being aware that some people have to work much harder …”

The Legacy of Jim Crow

The Legacy of Jim Crow

This video was produced soon after President Barack Obama was elected. “The legacy of Jim Crow will not be over with the election of a man of color who is the best and the brightest. It will only end when average people of color have the same access, opportunities and privileges as average white person.

Ten Things Everyone Should Know about White Privilege

Ten Things Everyone Should Know about White Privilege

Thinking about privilege — the unearned benefits that we enjoy in society as a result of being White — may not seem crucial, but the potential payoff is the ability to make sense of our relationships …these ten observations should feed your growing awareness.

White Privilege: The Invisible Knapsack

White Privilege: The Invisible Knapsack

The seminal work, White Privilege: Unpacking The Invisible Knapsack By Peggy Mcintosh outlines “invisible systems” at work, as well as the main theme of an “invisible package of unearned assets”, examined in the form of a metaphorical knapsack.

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Slave Owners Are in Your Pocket

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Dear White People

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Dear White People

Being Allies

James, Rachel, Dragon

Reparations

Three Candles

Spiritual Foundations

Slave Owners Are in Your Pocket

Public Displays

Performance Art

Workshops

Freedom and Justice Crier

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Dear White People

Being Allies

James, Rachel, Dragon

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Three Candles

Spiritual Foundations

Slave Owners Are in Your Pocket

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Freedom and Justice Crier

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