I really LOVE this piece. Living in the Bay Area, I deal with a lot of “progressive” racism from “nice” White people. Robin DiAngelo has done a lot of work around this. She talks about the problem we face in identifying harms of racism because our definition of racism only includes burning crosses and white hoods. This is a really good piece she wrote on the trouble with talking about racism with White folks: http://goodmenproject.com/featured-content/white-fragility-why-its-so-hard-to-talk-to-white-people-about-racism-twlm/

mom of twins. education nerd. public school warrior. reformed cat-lady. amateur urbanist. social justice addict. BLERD. & most recently Board of Ed Commissioner

mom of twins. education nerd. public school warrior. reformed cat-lady. amateur urbanist. social justice addict. BLERD. & most recently Board of Ed Commissioner