On Being White


This is a collection of resources on whiteness and white identity. They are NOT the same thing although some anti-racism training conflates the two.

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What Can We Do? Becoming Part of the Solution
This is the last chapter in Allan Johnson's groundbreaking book, Privilege, Power, and Difference (2006). Allan's suggestion is deceptively simple. He suggests that each of us become aware of how we are privileged and contributes to the oppression…

On Being White ... And Other Lies

<a href="http://www.cwsworkshop.org/pdfs/CARC/Family_Herstories/2_On_Being_White.PDF">On Being White ... And Other Lies</a>
James Baldwin's essay published in Essence, April 1984

On the Meaning and Necessity of a White-Anti-racist Identity
Excerpts from the article:

In this essay we argue not only that a positive, white anti-racist identity is possible, but also that it is fundamental to the success of any social justice
educational initiative. Central to our analysis is a…
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