Overcoming Our Racism: The Journey to Liberation (Google eBook)
This extraordinary book by Derald Wing Sue, a highly-regarded academic and author, helps readers understand and combat racism in themselves. It defines racism not only as extreme acts of hatred, but as "any attitude, action or institutional structure or social policy that subordinates a person or group because of their color." This landmark work offers an antidote to this pervasive social problem. Shows how each of us has a role in the oppression of others, and what we can do about it Offers a way to overcome racism on a very intimate level Outlines specific guidelines and suggested activities
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - 9thboldsoul - LibraryThing
The author is so critical of well-intentioned attempts at Overcoming Our Racism that digging ourselves out of this hole seems impossible. Despite arguing against the "just the way it is" mindset, he seems further to ingrain its reality. An important, albeit defeatist, work. Read full review
Overcoming our racism: the journey to liberationUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This uncompromising anti-racist manifesto written for a white audience is concerned less with Klansmen and skinheads than with the white woman clutching her purse when minority teenagers draw near ... Read full review
Are You a Racist?
What Is Racism?
Do You Oppress?
What Is Your Racial Reality and That of White America?
Isnt Racism a White Problem?
What Does It Mean to Be White?
What Is White Privilege?
Overcoming the Problem
How Do You Develop a Nonracist White Identity?