Understanding Whiteness

• Great personal/professional growth opportunity: UNtraining White Liberal Racism Phase 1A (SF). Deadline to apply: September 1. Participants must be able to commit to all six meetings: October 18, November 15, December 13, January 17, February 21, March 20.

• WHITENESS PROJECT — Inside the White/Caucasian box. Some narratives I found compelling:

º Kathie  º Andrea  º Rob  º Claudia  º Ronald  º Robert (these last two present an interesting juxtaposition)

• 10 Simple Ways White People Can Step Up to Fight Everyday Racism

•Several people sent this link to me; thanks everyone! ==> EXPLAINING WHITE PRIVILEGE TO A BROKE WHITE PERSON…

What My Bike Has Taught Me About White Privilege 

How White People Got Made 

• Op-Doc (video) ‘A Conversation With White People on Race’

• 30+ Resources to Help White Americans Learn About Race and Racism #understandingwhiteness

•  4 Ways White Privilege Shows Up In Social Justice Movements from the Catalyst Project — a center for political education and movement building.

Can Racism Be Stopped in the Third Grade? An experiment at Fieldston, which starts when 8-year-olds are sorted by race, has some very liberal parents fuming. #affinitygroups

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