Whiteness & White Privilege

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Whiteness & White Privilege


“America’s Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege, and the Bridge to a New America”, Jim Wallis
“A Promise and a Way of Life: White Antiracist Activism”, Becky Thompson
“Black and White Racial Identity: Theory, Research and Practice”, Janet Helms
“Becoming and Unbecoming White: Owning and Disowning a Racial Identity”, Christine Clark and James ODonnell
“Critical White Studies: Looking Behind the Mirror”, Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic
“Dear White America: Letter to a New Minority”, Tim Wise
“Dismantling Racism: the Continuing Challenge to White America”, Joseph Barndt
“Displacing Whiteness”, Ruth Frankenberg
“Fire in the Heart: How White Activists Embrace Racial Justice”, Mark Warren
“Flipping the Script: White Privilege and Community Building”, Maggie Potapchuk and Sally Leiderman
“For Whites Only”, Robert Terry
“Is Everyone Really Equal? An Introduction to Key Concepts in Social Justice Education”, Ozlem Sensoy and Robin DiAngelo
“Learning to Be White: Money, Race, and God in America”, Thandeka
“Making Whiteness: The Culture of Segregation in the South, 1890–1940”, Grace Elizabeth Hale
“Off White: Readings On Race, Power and Society”, Michelle Fine, Lois Weis, Linda Powell Pruitt, and April Burns
“Portraits of White Racism”, David Wellman
“Silent Racism: How Well-Meaning White People Perpetuate the Racial Divide”, Barbara Trepagnier
“Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America”, Michael Eric Dyson
“The Committed: White Activists in the Civil Rights Movement”, Alphonso Pinkney
“The Heart of Whiteness: Confronting Race, Racism, and White Privilege”, Robert Jensen
“The Possessive Investment in Whiteness: How White People Profit From Identity Politics”, George Lipsitz
“The Wages of Whiteness: Race and the Making of the American Working Class”, David Roediger
“We Can’t Teach What We Don’t Know: White Teachers Multiracial Schools”, Gary Howard, James Banks, Sonia Nieto
“What Does It Mean to be White? Developing White Racial Literacy”, Robin DiAngelo
“White Awareness: Handbook for Anti-Racism Training”, Judith Katz
“White By Law: The Legal Construction of Race”, Ian Haney López
“Whites Confront Racism: Antiracists and Their Paths to Action”, Eileen O’Brien
“White Lies: Race and the Myth of Whiteness”, Maurice Berger
“White Like Me: Reflections On Race From a Privileged Son”, Tim Wise
“White Privilege: Essential Readings on the Other Side of Racism”, Paula Rothenberg
“White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack”, Peggy McIntosh
“White Racism: The Basics”, Joe Feagin, Hernán Vera and Pinar Batur
“White Women, Race Matters: The Social Construction of Whiteness”, Ruth Frankenberg
“Whiteness of a Different Color: European Immigrants and the Alchemy of Race”, Matthew Frye Jacobson
“Witnessing Whiteness: First Steps Toward an Antiracist Practice and Culture”, Shelly Tochluk


Center for Study of White American Culture, IncEducators focused on building a society free of white supremacy
Robin DiAngelo Consultant, trainer, writer, speaker Robin DiAngelo’s site devoted to critical racial and social justice education
World Trust Creating social impact through film, including Mirrors of Privilege: Making Whiteness Visible