Readings

Links

http://whiteprivilege.hampshire.edu/resources.html - Understanding Whiteness, Recognizing Privilege - many readings there

Tim Wise - timwise.org or check out his Znet home page: www.zmag.org/bios/homepage.cfm?authorID=96 -

www.crossroadsministry.org - Crossroads Ministry - Education, Training, and Organizing to Dismantle Racism and Build Anti-Racist Multicultural Diversity

www.paulkivel.com - Paul Kievel

www.antiracismnet.org is both an activist network and public portal providing a comprehensive directory of resources, news, and events calendar

www.evaluationtoolsforracialequity.org helps individuals and groups evaluate their progress in fighting racism and reaching inclusion goals

http://www.ncnw.org National Council of Negro Women

Books:

A DIFFERENT MIRROR: A HISTORY OF MULTICULTURAL AMERICA - Ronald Takaki

THE AFRICAN AMERICAN CENTURY; HOW BLACK AMERICANS HAVE SHAPED OUR COUNTRY - Henry Louis Gates, Jr. & Cornel West

AFRICAN AMERICANS VOICES OF TRIUMPH: PERSEVERANCE - editors of Time-Life Books

THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MALCOLM X: AS TOLD TO ALEX HALEY -

Attallah Shabazz, Alex Haley and Malcolm X

BEFORE THE MAYFLOWER - Leone Bennett, Jr.

BREAKING THE ICE: A GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING PEOPLE FROM OTHER CULTURES - Daisy Kabagarama

*THE COLOR OF WEALTH: The Story Behind the U.S. Racial Wealth Divide

BURY MY HEART AT WOUNDED KNEE - Dee Brown

COMING OF AGE IN MISSISSIPPI - Anne Moody

*THE DEBT: WHAT AMERICA OWES TO BLACK - Randall Robinson

THE DEBTORS: WHITES RESPOND TO THE CALL FOR BLACK REPARATIONS - edited by Ida Hakim

DISMANTILING PRIVILEDGE: AN ETHICS OF ACCOUNTABILITY -

Mary Elizabeth Hobgood

*DISMANTILING RACISM: THE CONTINUING CHALLENGE TO WHITE AMERICA - Joseph Barnt

DREAM FOR MY FATHER - Barack Obama

THE ENCYCLOOPEDIA OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN HERTAGE - Susan Altman

EUROPE AND THE PEOPLE WITHOUT HISTORY, Eric R. Wolf

FOR WHITES ONLY - Robert W. Terry

*FULFILLING THE DREAM: CONFRONTING THE CHALLENGE OF RACISM - Ronice Branding

HAVING OUR SAY: THE DELANY SISTERS' FIRST 100 YEARS - Sarah L. Delany & A. Elizabeth Delany with Amy Hill Hearth

HOW THE IRISH BECAME WHITE - Noel Ignatiev

IN THE MATTER OF COLOR - A. Leon Higginbotham, Jr.

LEARNING TO BE WHITE: MONEY, RACE AND GOD IN AMERICA -

Thandeka

NO PEACE WITHOUT FREEDOM, RACE AND THE WOMEN'S INTERNATIONAL LEAGUE FOR PEACE AND FREEDOM, 1915-1975 - Joyce Blackwell

THE ORIGINS OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT - Aldon D. Morris

PEDOGOGY OF THE OPPRESSED - Paulo Freire

*PEOPLES HISTORY OF THE U.S. - Howard Zinn

THE PORT CHICAGO MUTINY: THE STORY OF THE LARGEST MASS MUTINY TRIAL IN U.S. NAVAL HISTORY - Robert L. Allen

POWER AND PRIVILEGE - Gerhard E. Lenski

THE PRICE OF A CHILD - Lorene Cary

RACE MATTERS - Cornel West

RACE, RACISM AND RECONCILIATION - Gilbert H. Caldwell

RACE-ING JUSTICE, EN-GENDERING POWER - Toni Morrison

RACISM - Robert Miles

RACISM AND JUSTICE: THE CASE FOR AFFIRATIVE ACTION - Gertrude Ezorsky

RACISM AND SEXISM - Paula S. Rothenberg

*RECONCILIATION: THE UBUNTU THEOLOGY OF DESMOND TUTU - Michael Battle

SLAVERY AND THE MAKING OF AMERICA - James Oliver Horton &

Lois E. Horton

STREETS LIGHTS: ILLUMINATING TALES OF THE URBAN BLACK EXPERIENCE - edited by DorisJean Austin & Martin Simmons

*SEEDS OF RACISM - IN THE SOUL OF AMERICA - Paul R. Griffin

TRAIL OF TEARS - John Ehle

*UPROOTING RACISM: HOW WHITE PEOPLE CAN WORK FOR RACIAL JUSTICE - Paul Kivel

WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE - Martin L. King, Jr.

WOMEN RACE & CLASS - Angela Y. Davis

*Highly suggested reading

Articles:

"How I Benefit From White Privilege" by Donna Lamb

"Institutionalized Racism: This Nation Was Built on It!" by Donna Lamb

"Why I Support Reparations to Descendants of Slavery" by Donna Lamb

"Racism in Progressive Movements" by Donna Lamb

"Whites Swim In Racial Preference" by Tim Wise; Alternet; 2/23/03

"Why Whites Think Black Have No Problems" by Tim Wise, Alternet; Posted 7/17/01, Printed 2/27/05

"Misperception Cloud Whites' View of Blacks" by Richard Morin; washingtonpost.com; 7/11/01

Interrupting Racism

Active Anti-Racist Behaviour

Nonviolent Communication Is ...

"Collateral Damage: Poor Whites and the Unintended Consequences of Racial Privilege" By Tim Wise

Websites:

AntiRacismNet -- http://www.antiracismnet.org/main.html

The Anti-Racism & Diversity Committee of the Unitarian Universalist District of Metropolitan New York -- www.antiracism.net

Anti Racism Project Cartoon doll artists and other graphic artists unite to fight against racism -- www.antiracismproject.com

The Center for Non-Violent Communication -- http://www.cnvc.org/

coAction provides skills to schools and organizations in which learning environments of emotional, psychological and intellectual safety can pave the way to on-going engagement of critical thinking and multiple perspectives -- www.antiracism.com

John Conyers, Jr. -- http://www.house.gov/conyers/news_reparations.htm

CURE Caucasians United for Reparations and Emancipation -- http://www.reparationsthecure.org/

Eyes on the Prize - http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/eyesontheprize/

The King Center -- http://www.thekingcenter.org/prog/bc/network.asp

Donna Lamb, Journalist & Anti-Racist Activist -- www.donnalamb.com

National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America -- http://www.ncobra.com/

Project Change A national non-profit community of organizations dedicated to eliminating racism and intolerance -- www.projectchange.org

Race is the Place- http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/raceistheplace/film.html

The "Race" Notion's Role in Ethnic Assimilation by Frank W. Sweet -- http://www.webcom.com/~intvoice/sweet12.html

Race - The Power of an Illusion -- http://www.pbs.org/race/000_General/000_00-Home.htm

The Suppressed History Achieves -- http://www.suppressedhistories.net

Tim Wise Home Page -- http://www.timwise.org/

Tim Wise's ZNet home page --http://www.zmag.org/bios/homepage.cfm?authorID=96

World Conference Against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia --and Related Intolerances - http://www.unhchr.ch/html/racism/index.htm

WP is a free resource for antiracism education and activism; its editorial focus is analyzing and critically assessing racialized social privilege --www.whiteprivilege.com

Young African-Americans Against Media Stereo Type -- http://dev1.yaaams.com/index-n8.phps

Films/Videos:
Crash

American History X

Slavery and the Making of America

Faith Has Brought Us Thus Far

The Shadow of Hate

Martin Luther King, Jr. The Man and the Dream

Making Whiteness Visible

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