What’s All the Fuss About Critical Race Theory?

What’s All the Fuss About Critical Race Theory?

On May 5, 2021, Rev. David Brown, a diversity advisor at Temple University held a public conversation about the themes of my book Disrupting Whiteness. The event was sponsored by the Inside-Out Prison- Exchange program, which brings together traditional undergraduate...
The 1619 Project

The 1619 Project

On May 5 Rev. David Brown, a diversity advisor at Temple University held a public conversation about the themes of my book Disrupting Whiteness. The event was sponsored by the Inside-Out Prison- Exchange program, which brings together traditional undergraduate college...
How Racism Hurts White People

How Racism Hurts White People

(Adapted from my book Disrupting Whiteness: Talking to White  People About Racism0 The Hidden Wound In the wake of the Derek Chauvin trial there has been a great deal of speculation and prognostication that Chauvin’s guilty verdict might signal a shift in the public’s...
What Now?

What Now?

Like many people, I was greatly relieved at the outcome of the trial of police officer Derek Chauvin, who was found guilty on all three counts for the murder of George Floyd last May. While, like many, I feared the worst – i.e. that Chauvin would be set free or there...
What Has Happened in My Second City?

What Has Happened in My Second City?

Minneapolis –  “The Most Racist City” In January of 1979 I took a graduate seminar on White Racism with the late Dr.  James Tillman and his wife,  Mary Tillman. The Tillman’s were residents of Atlanta, Georgia, but traveled around the country offering seminars...