Comments like Frost’s demonstrate ignorance towards the many structural inequities experienced by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities, and other marginalised peoples, in Australia.
A transnational movement for racial justice requires a sensitivity to the specific, local conditions in which race and racism touch the everyday lives of people.
White denialism of racism provokes a narrative of ‘us versus them.’ Self-reflection and listening are among the ways to be accountable for interrupting and eradicating racism.
After a report from the education select committee suggested the term does more harm than good, it’s worth unpacking what it actually means
Two leaders in academia weigh in how numbers and statistics can enforce institutional racism.
Extremist groups like the Proud Boys get white supremacy into headlines. But all white people benefit from white supremacy, whether they know it or not.
Pointing out the benefits of white privilege has become a racial justice rallying cry, but associating ‘white’ with ‘privilege’ in the classroom can harm academic performance among students of color.
Bullying tactics are increasingly under scrutiny, yet the display we saw during the first U.S. presidential debate is proof that some men still think those old rules are still at play.
Many political issues in the 2020 US election are domestic. But black resistance to white supremacy has long had global repercussions.
The history of the United States suggests that, despite what the polls are saying, Donald Trump could be re-elected this November. His appeal to white voters and business owners are a major advantage.
Even as skin-whitening products rebrand, they are still selling racism under the guise of wellness and youth.
Ever since the late 1800s, it has been standard for white to go first in chess. Has the time come to get rid of that rule?
South Africa’s history shows that mobilising white privilege can be a useful tool for advancing the struggle against racism.
The long history of racist beauty standards alone cannot explain the ongoing global use of harmful skin lighteners.
Systemic racism looks at the way racism operates over all of society, not just in one-on-one interactions.
Two men talking about racism in Britain: one is black, the other white. Guess who was targeted for abuse?
Mmusi Maimane’s resignation highlights one of the core problems of democratic South Africa - the assumption that the only way to do anything is the way white men did it in the past.
If Canadians are to address the continuing significance of racism, we had better make up our minds to do so head on.
Tarana Burke, founder of the #MeToo movement, says power and privilege can have a lot to do with who feels comfortable declaring #MeToo. Let’s be aware of this power division.
Two social scientists investigate why working-class white men are particularly receptive to President Trump’s racist and anti-immigrant messages.