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  • 1.  Resources on Race, Racism, and Antiracism

    Posted 06-26-2020 17:01
    Edited by Staff SRCD 07-01-2020 13:25
    This thread is for the community to share and contribute to a library of informational and educational resources on antiracism. Please feel welcome to share additional resources in your posts. 

    What resources have helped you to engage in critical self-reflection and continue to learn about systemic racism and inequities? What resources are still needed?

    We would like to thank Dr. Eleanor Seaton for graciously curating a list of resources to share. Posts 2-6 are resources from Dr. Seaton's list. The full list is available to download in the community's library.


  • 2.  RE: Resources on Race, Racism, and Antiracism

    Posted 06-26-2020 17:09
    Edited by Staff SRCD 06-26-2020 18:09

    Resources: Podcasts and Videos

    Seeing White Podcast [Scene on Radio]

    Naming Racism [Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University]

    Toni Morrison, what racism is

    How racism makes us sick - Dr. David R. Williams [TED Talk]

    Racism has a cost for everyone - Heather C. McGhee [TED Talk]

    How to deconstruct racism, one headline at a time - Baratunde Thurston [TED Talk]

    How racism harms pregnant women - and what can help - Miriam Zoila Pérez [TED Talk]

    The path to ending systemic racism in the US - Dr. Phillip Atiba Goff, Rashad Robinson, Dr. Bernice King, Anthony D. Romero, Chris Anderson, Whitney Pennington Rodgers [TED Talk]

    The symbols of systemic racism - and how to take away their power - Paul Rucker [TED Talk]

    How we can make racism a solvable problem - and improve policing - Dr. Phillip Atiba Goff

    We need to address the real roots of racial violence - Dr. Megan Ming Francis [TED Talk]

    We need to talk about an injustice - Bryan Stevenson [TED Talk]

    The racial politics of time - Dr. Brittney Cooper [TED Talk]

    The urgency of intersectionality - Kimberlé Crenshaw [TED Talk]


  • 3.  RE: Resources on Race, Racism, and Antiracism

    Posted 06-26-2020 17:12

    Resources: Peer-reviewed Articles

    Cabrera, N. L. (2012). Working through Whiteness: White male college students challenging racism. The Review of Higher Education, 35(3), 375-401.

    Cabrera, N. L. (2014). "But I'm oppressed too": White male college students framing racial emotions as facts and recreating racism. International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education, 27(6), 768-784.

    Cabrera, N. L. (2014). But we're not laughing: White male college students' racial joking and what this says about "post-racial" discourse. Journal of College Student Development, 55(1), 1-15.

    Cabrera, N. L. (2014). Exposing Whiteness in higher education: White male college students minimizing racism, claiming victimization, and recreating White supremacy. Race Ethnicity and Education. 17(1), 30-55. doi:10.1080/13613324.2012.725040

    Cabrera, N. L., Watson, J., & Franklin, J. D. (2016). Racial arrested development: A Critical Whiteness analysis of the campus ecology. Journal of College Student Development, 57(2), 119-134.

    Cabrera, N.L., & Corces-Zimmerman, C. (2017). An Unexamined Life: White Male Racial Ignorance and the Agony of Education for Students of Color. Equity & Excellence in Education, 50, 300-315. doi:10.1080/10665684.2017.1336500

    Cabrera, N. L. (2017). White immunity: Working through the pedagogical pitfalls of privilege. Journal Committed to Social Change on Race and Ethnicity, 3(1), 74-86.

    Cabrera, N. L. (2019). White guys on campus: Racism, White immunity, and the myth of 'post-racial' higher education. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press.

    Cabrera, N. L. (2019). Racism: Becky's dance around the other 'r-word' in student affairs. In C. E. Matias (Ed.), Surviving Becky(s): Pedagogies for deconstructing Whiteness and gender (pp. 147-157). Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.

    Cabrera, N. L., Utt, J. R., & Corces-Zimmerman, C. (2019). Engaging White students. In S. J. Quaye, S. R. Harper, & S. L. Pendakur (Eds.), Student engagement in higher education: Theoretical perspectives and practical approaches for diverse populations (3rd ed.) (pp. 89-106). New York, NY: Routledge.

    Cabrera, N. L., & Corces-Zimmerman, C. (2019). Beyond privilege: Whiteness as the center of racial marginalization. In P. Brug, Z. S., Ritter, and K. R. Roth (Eds.), Marginality in the urban center: Costs and challenges of continued Whiteness in the Americas (and beyond) (pp. 13-29). New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan.

    Dulin-Keita. A., Hannon, L., Fernandez, J.R., & Cockerham, W.C. (2011). The defining moment: children's conceptualization of race and experiences with racial discrimination. Ethnic and Racial Studies, 34, 662-682. doi:10.1080/01419870.2011.535906

    Gee, G. C., Walsemann, K. M., & Brondolo, E. (2012). A life course perspective on how racism may be related to health inequities. American Journal of Public Health, 102, 967-974.

    Gee, G.C., Hing, A., Mohammed, S., Tabor, D.C., & Williams, D.R. (2019). Racism and the life course: Taking time seriously. American Journal of Public Health, 109, S43-S47. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2018.304766

    Hagerman, M.A. (2014). White Families and Race: Colour-blind and Colour-conscious Approaches to White Racial Socialization. Ethnic and Racial Studies, 37, 2598- 2614.

    Hagerman, M. A. (2016). Reproducing and Reworking Colorblind Racial Ideology: Acknowledging Children's Agency in the White Habitus. Sociology of Race and Ethnicity, 2, 58-71.

    Hagerman, M. A. (2017). White racial socialization: Progressive fathers on raising "antiracist"  children. Journal of Marriage and Family, 79, 60-74.

    Hagerman, M. A. (2019). Racial Ideology and White Youth: From Middle Childhood to Adolescence. Sociology of Race and Ethnicity.

    Harrell, S.P. (2000). A Multidimensional conceptualization of racism-related stress: Implications for the well-being of people of color. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 70, 42-57. doi:10.1037/h0087722

    Jones, C.P. (2000). Levels of racism: A theoretic framework and a gardener's tale. American Journal of Public Health, 90, 1212-1215. doi:10.2105/AJPH.90.8.1212

    Kordesh, K., Spanierman, L. B., & Neville, H. A. (2013). White students' racial affect: Gaining a deeper understanding of the antiracist type. Journal of Diversity in Higher Education, 6, 33-50. doi:10.1037/a0030102

    Mekawi, Y., Bresin, K., & Hunter, C.D. (2016). White Fear, Dehumanization, and Low Empathy: Lethal Combinations for Shooting Biases. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 22, 322-332. doi:10.1037/cdp0000067

    Priest, N., Paradies, Y., Trenerry, B., Truong, M., Karlsen, S. & Kelly, Y. (2013). A systematic review of studies examining the relationship between reported racism and health and wellbeing for children and young people. Social Science & Medicine, 95, 115 – 127. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2012.11.031

    Priest, N., Slopen, N., Woolford, S., Philip, J.T., Singer, D., Kauffman, A.D., Moseley, K., Davis, M., Ransome, Y. & Williams, D.R. (2018). Stereotyping across intersections of race and age: Racial stereotyping among White adults working with children. PLoS One, 13(9):e0205614.

    Raver, C., & Blair, C. (2020). Developmental science aimed at reducing inequality: Maximizing the social impact of research on executive function in context. Infant and Child Development, 29, e2715. doi:10.1002/icd.2175

    Reskin, B. (2012). The race discrimination system. Annual Review of Sociology, 38, 17–35. doi:10.1146/annurev-soc-071811-145508

    Seaton, E.K., Gee, G., Neblett, E., & Spanierman, L. (2018). New directions for racial discrimination research as inspired by the Integrative Model. American Psychologist, 73, 768-780. doi:10.1037/amp0000315

    Schooley, R., Lee, D. L., & Spanierman, L. B. (2019). Measuring Whiteness: A systematic review of instruments and call for action. The Counseling Psychologist, 47(4), 530-565.

    Spanierman, L. B., Poteat, V. P., Whittaker, V. A., Schlosser, L. Z., & Arévalo Avalos, M. R. (2017). Allies for life? Lessons from White scholars of multicultural psychology. The Counseling Psychologist, 45, 618-650. 45.

    Spanierman, L. B. & Smith, L. (2017). Roles and responsibilities of White allies: Implications for research, teaching, and practice. The Counseling Psychologist, 45, 606-617. 44.

    Spanierman, L. B. & Smith, L. (2017). Confronting White hegemony: A moral imperative for the helping professions. The Counseling Psychologist, 45, 727-736.

    Kordesh, K., Spanierman, L. B., & Neville, H. A. (2013). White students' racial affect: Gaining a deeper understanding of the antiracist type. Journal of Diversity in Higher Education, 6, 33-50.

    Yeung, J., Spanierman, L. B., & Landrum-Brown, J. (2013). "Being White in a multicultural society": Critical whiteness pedagogy in a dialogue course. Journal of Diversity in Higher Education, 6, 17-32.

    Poteat, V. P., & Spanierman, L. B. (2012). Modern racism attitudes among White students: The role of dominance and authoritarianism and the mediating effects of racial color-blindness. Journal of Social Psychology, 152, 758-774.

    Spanierman, L. B., Beard, J. C., & Todd, N. R. (2012). White men's fears, White women's tears: Examining gender differences in racial affect types. Sex Roles, 67, 174-186.

    Todd, N. R., Spanierman, L. B., & Poteat, V. P. (2011). Longitudinal examination of the psychosocial costs of racism to Whites across the college experience. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 58, 508-521.

    Todd, N. R., Spanierman, L. B., & Aber, M. (2010). White students reflecting on Whiteness: Understanding emotional responses. Journal of Diversity in Higher Education, 3, 97-110.

    Spanierman, L. B., Todd, N. R., & Anderson, C. J. (2009). Psychosocial costs of racism to Whites: Understanding patterns among university students. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 56, 239- 252.

    Spanierman, L. B., Oh, E., Poteat, V. P., Hund, A. R., McClair, V. L., Beer, A. M., & Clarke, A. M. (2008). White university students' responses to societal racism: A qualitative investigation. The Counseling Psychologist, 36, 839-870.

    Spanierman, L. B., Poteat, V. P., Wang, Y. F., & Oh, E. (2008). Psychosocial costs of racism to White counselors: Predicting various dimensions of multicultural counseling competence. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 55, 75-88.

    Spanierman, L. B., Poteat, V. P., Beer, A. M., & Armstrong, P. I. (2006). Psychosocial costs of racism to Whites: Exploring patterns through cluster analysis. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 53(4), 434–441.

    Williams, D. R., & Mohammed, S. A. (2009). Discrimination and racial disparities in health: Evidence and needed research. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 32, 20-47.

    Williams, D. R., & Mohammed, S. A. (2013). Racism and health I: Pathways and scientific evidence. American Behavioral Scientist, 57, 1152-1173.

    Williams, D.R., Lawrence, J.A., & Davis, B.A. (2019). Racism and health: Evidence and needed research. Annual Review of Public Health, 40, 105-125. doi:10.1146/annurev-publhealth040218-043750


  • 4.  RE: Resources on Race, Racism, and Antiracism

    Posted 06-26-2020 17:25
    Edited by Staff SRCD 06-29-2020 19:43

    Resources: Books

    A Different Mirror: A History of Multicultural America (Revised Edition) by Ronald Takaki

    A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn

    American Poison: How Racial Hostility Destroyed Our Promise by Eduardo Porter

    America's Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege, and the Bridge to a New America by Jim Wallis, Bryan Stevenson (Foreword)

    An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

    Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

    Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do by Jennifer L. Eberhardt PhD

    Black Reconstruction in America, 1860-1880 by W.E.B. Du Bois

    Black Skin, White Masks by Frantz Fanon

    Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine

    Cultural Hegemony and African American Development by Clovis E. Semmes

    Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment Is Killing America's Heartland by Jonathan M. Metzl

    Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower by Brittney Cooper

    Faces at the Bottom of the Well by Derrick Bell

    Fatal Invention: How Science, Politics, and Big Business Re-create Race in the Twenty-first Century by Dorothy Roberts

    Fitzgerald, H.E., Johnson, D.J., Qin, D.B., Villarruel, F.A., & Norder, J. (2019). Handbook of Children and Prejudice: Integrating Research, Practice and Policy. Springer.

    From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

    From Here to Equality by William A. Darity and A. Kristen Mullen

    Harrell, C.J.P. (1999). The meaning and impact of racism.  In C.J.P. Harrell, Manichean Psychology, (1 – 51) by C.J.P. Harrell

    How Blacks Built America by Joe Feagin

    How to Be Less Stupid about Race: On Racism, White Supremacy, and the Racial Divide by Crystal Marie Fleming

    How to Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America by Kiese Laymon

    killing rage: Ending Racism by bell hooks

    Killing the Black Body and Fatal Invention by Dorothy Roberts

    Killing the Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of Liberty Paperback by Dorothy Roberts

    Latinos Facing Racism: Discrimination, Resistance, And Endurance by Joe Feagin

    Lynching: Violence, Rhetoric, and American Identity by Ersula J. Ore

    Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World and Become a Good Ancestor by Layla Saad

    Medical Apartheid by Harriet Washington

    Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present by Harriet A. Washington

    Race for Profit by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

    Race Matters (25th Anniversary Edition with a New Introduction) by Cornell West

    Racecraft by Barbara and Karen Fields

    Racism Without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America by Eduardo Bonilla-Silva

    Racist America (Third edition) by Joe Feagin

    Sister Citizen by Melissa Harris Perry

    Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches (Commemorative Edition) by Audre Lorde, Cheryl Clarke (Foreword by)

    So You Want to Talk about Race by Ijeoma Oluo

    Stamped from the Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi

    Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America by Michael Eric Dyson

    The Alchemy of Race and Rights: Diary of a Law Professor by Patricia J. Williams

    The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man by James Weldon Johnson

    The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X, Ossie Davis (Afterword), Alex Haley (As Told to)

    The Broken Heart of America by Walter Johnson

    The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothstein

    The Cross and the Lynching Tree by James Cone

    The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin

    The Miseducation of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson

    The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander

    The Pushout by Monique Morris

    The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. Du Bois

    The Source of Self-Regard: Selected Essays, Speeches, and Meditations by Toni Morrison

    The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson

    The White Racial Frame: Centuries of Racial Framing and Counter-Framing by Joe Feagin

    The Wretched of the Earth by Frantz Fanon

    Understanding Everyday Racism: An Interdisciplinary Theory (Vol. 2) by Philomena Essed

    Waking Up White, and Finding Myself in the Story of Race by Debby Irving

    We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy by Ta-Nehisi Coates

    When Affirmative Action Was White: An Untold History of Racial Inequality in Twentieth-Century by Ira Katznelson

    When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Khan-Cullors, asha Bandele

    White Kids: Growing Up with Privilege in a Racially Divided America by Margaret A. Hagerman

    White Like Me: Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son / Edition 3 by Tim Wise

    White Party, White Government: Race, Class, and U.S. Politics by Joe Feagin

    White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of our Racial Divide by Carol Anderson

    White Supremacy and Racism in the Post-Civil Rights Era by Eduardo Bonilla-Silva

    Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?: And Other Conversations about Race by Beverly Daniel Tatum

    Why We Can't Wait by Martin Luther King Jr., Jesse Jackson (Afterword)

    Women, Race, and Class by Angela Y. Davis


  • 5.  RE: Resources on Race, Racism, and Antiracism

    Posted 06-26-2020 17:31

    Resources: Movies, Documentaries, and Television Series

    12 Years a Slave


    4 Little Girls


    Buck and the Preacher

    Do the Right Thing

    Eyes on the Prize

    Freedom Riders

    Fruitvale Station

    I Am Not Your Negro

    If Beale Street Could Talk

    Just Mercy

    Love Song for Latasha

    Malcolm X



    Slavery by Another Name

    The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

    The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975

    The Life and Death of Marsha P. Johnson

    The Wire – Television Series

    Time: The Kalief Browder Story

    Watchmen – Television Series

    When the Levees Broke

    When They See Us

    Within Our Gates


  • 6.  RE: Resources on Race, Racism, and Antiracism

    Posted 06-26-2020 17:47
    Edited by Staff SRCD 07-01-2020 13:26

    Resources: Websites, Online Articles

    10 Children's Books About Racism And Activism To Help Parents Educate Their Kids [HuffPost]

    Academia Isn’t a Safe Haven for Conversations About Race and Racism [Harvard Business Review]

    How to Raise an Anti-Racist Kid [New York Times]

    How White Parents Can Talk To Their Kids About Race [HuffPost]

    Race Forward

    Racial Equity Tools

    The Case for Reparations [The Atlantic]

    Understanding and Dismantling Racism: A Booklist for White Readers [Charis Books & More]

    Understanding systemic racism and how to combat it [Arizona State University]


  • 7.  RE: Resources on Race, Racism, and Antiracism

    Posted 06-30-2020 20:51
    A couple of workshops on antiracism:
    You can pay for this recorded workshop, which occurred on June 27, 2020 -

    Upcoming workshops in 2020:
    Being an Antiracist at Home -

    Being an Antiracist at Work -

    Eleanor Seaton
    Tempe AZ

  • 8.  RE: Resources on Race, Racism, and Antiracism

    Posted 07-03-2020 18:51
    Another series of videos about racism.

    Eleanor Seaton
    Tempe AZ

  • 9.  RE: Resources on Race, Racism, and Antiracism

    Posted 07-13-2020 11:27
    A community dedicated to learning about racism.

    Eleanor Seaton
    Tempe AZ

  • 10.  RE: Resources on Race, Racism, and Antiracism

    Posted 07-14-2020 18:05
    Another great resource from Kimberly Crenshaw, one of the founders of Intersectionality.

    Eleanor Seaton
    Tempe AZ