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Pistorius: South Africa bears and breeds these men (White male masculinity)

Pistorius: South Africa bears and breeds these men (White male masculinity) | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
The truth about South Africa's peaceful transition and the everyday of democracy is as messy as the contested version of events on February 14.
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"You can’t do that! Stories have to be about White people” by @rapclassroom

"You can’t do that! Stories have to be about White people” by @rapclassroom | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
Young Writers of Colour by Darren Chetty I’ve spent almost two decades teaching in English primary schools, which serve multiracial, multicultural, multifaith communities. I want to explore two thi...
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To Work Toward Racial Justice We Need White Wounding

To Work Toward Racial Justice We Need White Wounding | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
Rather than turning our focus to finding ways to "heal" ourselves and build a more positive self-image, white people need to sit with our "wounds," which in reality simply means acknowledging and empathizing with as much of the pain that is...
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#DecolonizeDutchMedia - Dutch newspaper wonders "Nigger are you crazy?"

#DecolonizeDutchMedia - Dutch newspaper wonders "Nigger are you crazy?" | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
On July 31, Dutch newspaper NRC published a review of Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Between The World and Me. With its title, the piece written by Guus Valk asks: Nigger are you crazy? How do you destroy the ...
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Interactive Map Catalogs a History of Collective Violence Against Black Communities via @Limerick1914

Interactive Map Catalogs a History of Collective Violence Against Black Communities via @Limerick1914 | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it

Here's a map put together by historian Liam Hogan, with help from five co-conspirators. Hogan and his group are trying to track past instances of what they call "collective punishment"—racial violence ("mob violence, riots, and pogroms") meant to ...

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Dr. Charles W. Mills - The Racist Roots of Liberalism - YouTube

Dr. Charles W. Mills - The Racist Roots of Liberalism - YouTube | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
The University of King's College lecture series "Conceptions of Race in Philosophy, Literature and Art" examines how the notion of race and the phenomenon of...
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Top 10 Most Racist Countries in the World

Top 10 Most Racist Countries in the World | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
Using the results of the World Values Survey and independent research, we've compiled a comprehensive list of the top 10 most racist countries in the world.
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What explains mass shootings in the US? – Joseph Pierre – Aeon

What explains mass shootings in the US? – Joseph Pierre – Aeon | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
Guns and psychosis don’t cause mass shootings. Instead, pop culture acts on our instincts to drive us to extremes
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Brief thoughts on Darren Wilson's Testimony (with image, tweets) · #demon @Austin _ walker

One of the most upsetting parts of Wilson's grand jury testimony is his description of Mike Brown as a sort of superhuman "demon." In response to that, Nich Maragos and I think about how systemic racism and a culture of white supremacy subtly build...
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Zwarte Piet and the Colonial Inheritance: The Roots of Dutch Racism-Denial

Zwarte Piet and the Colonial Inheritance:   The Roots of Dutch Racism-Denial | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
Ethan Mark Leiden University Sifting through the countless negative, often aggressive and sometimes downright offensive Dutch responses to the Facebook Page “Zwart Piet is Racisme”—their numbers mu...
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From Gaza to Ferguson: Exposing the Toolbox of Racist Repression

From Gaza to Ferguson: Exposing the Toolbox of Racist Repression | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
From the death and destruction in Israel’s latest war on Gaza to the dramatic arrival of the national guard on the streets of Ferguson, Missouri, there have been plenty of brutal reminders on display of the violence that underpins racial hierarchies in Israel and the United States.

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How Philosophy Was #Whitewashed

How Philosophy Was #Whitewashed | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
An interview with Dr Nathaniel Adam Tobias Coleman by Aaron Salzer, of science.ORF.at Translation from German by Dr Jeff Bowersox and Daniel James Reprinted with permission for Maangamizi Awareness Month Two hundred years ago, the "slave trade" was...
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Whites Think Lighter-Skinned Blacks and Latinos are Smarter

Whites Think Lighter-Skinned Blacks and Latinos are Smarter | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
A new study found that white people view lighter-skinned blacks and Latinos as smarter than their darker counterparts.
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White Fragility: Why It's So Hard to Talk to White People About Racism -

White Fragility: Why It's So Hard to Talk to White People About Racism - | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
Dr. Robin DiAngelo explains why white people implode when talking about race.
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GMFA | Racism and the gay scene

GMFA | Racism and the gay scene | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it

Over 850 Black, white, Asian, South Asian, Arab and mixed race gay men shared their thoughts on race and racism with FS.

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Dr. Charles W. Mills - The Whiteness of John Rawls - YouTube #socialjustice

Dr. Charles W. Mills - The Whiteness of John Rawls - YouTube #socialjustice | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
The University of King's College lecture series "Conceptions of Race in Philosophy, Literature and Art" examines how the notion of race and the phenomenon of...
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Explaining White Privilege to a Broke White Person via @VeryWhiteGuy

Explaining White Privilege to a Broke White Person via @VeryWhiteGuy | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
I, maybe more than most people, can completely understand why broke white folks get pissed when the word "privilege" is thrown around. As a child I was constantly discriminated against because of my poverty, and those wounds still run deep....
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Hey, Smug White People: You (Yes, You) Are a Racist, Too via @StarKat99

Hey, Smug White People: You (Yes, You) Are a Racist, Too via @StarKat99 | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
Don't imagine that being a racist is something that only happens to other people.
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"The Myth of the 'Irish Slaves' in the Colonies " by Liam Hogan @Limerick1914 (pdf)

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Myth of Irish White Slaves

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Ryen Phillips's curator insight, December 26, 2014 7:55 PM

This article looks at the history of the "white slave" in North America. The paper describes who the white slave is as well (indentured servants) This article describes White blindness.

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No One Wanted to Talk About Bill Cosby's Alleged Crimes Because He Made White America Feel Good About Race

No One Wanted to Talk About Bill Cosby's Alleged Crimes Because He Made White America Feel Good About Race | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
While the rapes were allegedly happening, he was telling white America the story it wanted to hear about itself.
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We're not a 'post-racial' society. We're the 'innocent until proven racist' society

We're not a 'post-racial' society. We're the 'innocent until proven racist' society | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
Danielle Henderson: When you encourage white people to be ‘blind’ to race, white people also become blind to racism
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Ryen Phillips's curator insight, December 26, 2014 8:01 PM

Great article that shows that in are society there is racism all around us we see it on tv and in music (Katy Perry's outfits) and many other places but we don't call it like it is. Society does not call it like they see it.

Amber Oliver's curator insight, February 7, 12:14 PM

Module  3 very insightful on the concept of white privilege and  how society has been plagued with racism; however, the lack of speaking of it or being open about it happening allows a silent continuation of it today.