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Why Are White People So Touchy About Being Called Racist?

Why Are White People So Touchy About Being Called Racist? | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
I've often pondered the question, why are white people so touchy about being called out for racism? I know some of you will say that racism is much more than the hurtful prejudice of a marginal few...
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Open Source Is Way Whiter And Maler Than Proprietary Software

Open Source Is Way Whiter And Maler Than Proprietary Software | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
Tech already suffers from a white, male monoculture, but open source is even worse. Here's why that is and how to fix it.
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The Enlightenment's 'Race' Problem, and Ours

The Enlightenment's 'Race' Problem, and Ours | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
When we learned that witches did not exist, we threw out the category. So why do we cling to the discredited notion of race?
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Silence and Spectacle: How the Sports Media Sanctions Racist Mascots | Racialicious - the intersection of race and pop culture

Silence and Spectacle: How the Sports Media Sanctions Racist Mascots | Racialicious - the intersection of race and pop culture | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
By Guest Contributors C. Richard King and David J. Leonard Image by Keith Allison via Flickr Creative Commons. One would hope sport media outlets might
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White Australia has a blackface history

White Australia has a blackface history | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
The woman across the aisle from me on the train was reading a newspaper. She squinted at the picture on the cover, chuckling to herself. I leaned over to see what she was smiling about.
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A comprehensive guide to white privilege in South Africa | Thought Leader

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A comprehensive guide to white privilege in South Africa | Thought Leader

A comprehensive guide to white privilege in South Africa | Thought Leader | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
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Vine Deloria, Jr on the whitenesss of American history

Vine Deloria, Jr on the whitenesss of American history | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it

 

"Note: This post is based on “We Talk, You Listen” (1970) by Vine Deloria, Jr (pictured), a Native American (Sioux) writer. His ideas, my words:

 

By 1970 it was clear to most people that American history was too white as commonly taught at schools and universities. There were two main schools of thought about how to set it right:"


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My racy, racializing, post racial, race-baiting blog post. Have you seen my race card? » joe gerstandt

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Racism and the Whiteness Default

Racism and the Whiteness Default | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
As white people we are raised to think we are central to everything, especially in relation to other races, writes Gillian Schutte.
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White-Race Problems: White Hispanic, White Black, Geraldo Rivera

White-Race Problems: White Hispanic, White Black, Geraldo Rivera | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
Don't worry White people! White Hispanics and our White Black President will save us! Geraldo Rivera's Fox News fact-twisting shows race retrenchment.
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My Racial Trigger: Raising Brown Babies

My Racial Trigger: Raising Brown Babies | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
I’ve twice had the most profound and awe-inspiring life experience: giving birth to a child. Now ages 3 and 5, my bizarre, amusing, remarkable daughters have spent their entire lives teaching me in...
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A Lesson From Cuba on Race

A Lesson From Cuba on Race | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
Post-revolutionary Cuba responded to racial inequality more effectively than any country in the Americas. But racism proved more persistent.
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This Guy Is Casually Wearing Naked White Women As Scarves, Nothing To See Here | Elite Daily

This Guy Is Casually Wearing Naked White Women As Scarves, Nothing To See Here | Elite Daily | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
Finding the right accessories is an absolute must for the fall, and one man has taken it to the next level as far as ingenuity is concerned.
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The Invisiblity of White Privilege


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diane gusa's curator insight, November 16, 2013 12:38 PM

The importance of building societal awareness of white privilege 

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logical but surprising >Why Do the Japanese Draw Themselves as White? » Sociological Images

logical but surprising >Why Do the Japanese Draw Themselves as White? » Sociological Images | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
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The Problem with White Pride

The Problem with White Pride | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
The Race Files publication of Pakou Her's My Racial Trigger: Raising Brown Babies sparked an unexpected debate about white pride. In particular, this video got the ire of one Race Files read...
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RACE TRAITOR | The Point Is Not To Interpret Whiteness But To To Abolish It

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The real story of the shutdown: 50 years of GOP race-baiting

The real story of the shutdown: 50 years of GOP race-baiting | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
A House minority from white districts want to destroy the first black president, and the GOP majority abets them
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Why Are The Majority Of Children's Books Still About White Boys? via @drdavidjleonard

Why Are The Majority Of Children's Books Still About White Boys? via @drdavidjleonard | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
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The Unbearable Whiteness of Breaking Things

The Unbearable Whiteness of Breaking Things | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
In Silicon Valley they start them young, as we learn from 16-year-old Midas in his bright-eyed Medium essay (ed note: si…
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The Fascination and Frustration with Native American Mascots » The Society Pages

The Fascination and Frustration with Native American Mascots » The Society Pages | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
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Racial/Gender Fears Aren't Confined to the Jury Box

Racial/Gender Fears Aren't Confined to the Jury Box | Whiteness & White Privilege | Scoop.it
In a piece on The Atlantic, sociologist Phil Cohen considers the ways that gender and race could have worked together to influence the mostly white female jury in the George Zimmerman case. Cohen a...
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