white fragility

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No, I Don't Want To Be Your Token Black Best Friend

I need for people in my life who have or are willing to do the hard work to not to just have me in their life as their token black best friend. Read...
Niesha Davis    |   11.9.18   |   SHARE
Photo by José Ignacio García Zajaczkowski on Unsplash

Why White People Must Talk About Their Whiteness — Even When It's Hard​

What I can do is try to reach other white women who have yet to consider how their whiteness has led to significant inequities in our society. Read...
Olivia Pennelle    |   09.19.18   |   SHARE
Recognizing your biases really just means recognizing that white supremacy has an impact on you — just like it does on all of the rest of us. Image: Thinkstock.

3 Types Of Racists That Are More Dangerous Than What You Think  A Racist Looks Like 

Other than proud white supremacists like Great Uncle Jack, who really wants to be called racist? But many people are racist without even realizing Read...
Shae Collins of Everyday Feminism    |   08.24.16   |   SHARE
Taystee sobs, kneeling on the ground, with a CO standing behind her. Image: Netflix.

Orange Is The New Black Is Trauma Porn Written For White People [spoilers]

It’s like the writers and producers sat around and said, “Let’s put all the most f*cked up recent cultural references in one season and be the most Read...

White Fragility: Why It's So Hard To Talk To White People About Racism

The antidote to white fragility is ongoing and life-long, and includes sustained engagement, humility, and education. Read...
Dr. Robin DiAngelo    |   04.12.15   |   SHARE