This book succeeds well in describing and criticising, through many examples, how whiteness works.
Universal schemes aimed at classifying populations by ‘race’ or ‘ethnicity’ can force us into a game of competing for better positions within a racial hierarchy.
An online influencer’s desire to identify as ‘transracial’ reveals their own racism, transphobia and privileged perspective.
History professor Jessica Krug had built her life as a Black woman, but she was a white Jewish woman from Kansas. Her revelation raises questions about why some white people assume Black identities.