Structural racism involves the cumulative and compounding effects of an array of societal factors including the history, culture, ideology, and interactions of institutions and policies that systematically privilege white people and disadvantage people of color. See a timeline here: Structural Racism Timeline – ERASE Racism
A good explanation of structural racism and how it’s different from individual and institutional racism.
Below is a link to one of the readings for my “Hard Conversations: Introduction to Racism” online course with Patti Digh. I will tag this and future readings/videos with the “hard conversations” and “racism” tags.