On Being White

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This is a collection of resources on whiteness, costs of racism, and white people organizing white people towards anti-racism.

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Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice by Paul Kivel

Paul Kivel offers a framework for understanding institutional racism. It provides practical suggestions, tools, examples and advice on how white people can intervene in interpersonal and organizational situations to promote social justice. Uprooting…

The Costs of Racism to White People

<a href="http://www.beyondwhiteness.com/2012/02/20/paul-kivel-the-costs-of-racism-to-white-people/" target="_blank">The Costs of Racism to White People</a>
Paul Kivel presents briefly "the costs of racism to white people are devastating, especially to those of us without the money and power to buffer their effects." Includes a Costs of Racism to White People Checklist
to helps examine the costs of…

Zora Neale Hurston's famous line " “I do not always feel colored…I feel most colored when I am thrown against a sharp white background" is used as a starting point to explore what it means to be white in America.