On why colour-blind racism is racism:
- Greenberg, John, “7 Reasons Why ‘Colorblindness’ Contributes to Racism Instead of Solves It,” Everyday Feminism, Feb. 23, 2015, http://everydayfeminism.com/2015/02/colorblindness-adds-to-racism/
How to identify and respond to colour-blind racism (as a white person):
- Moore, A., “7 Things Your Colorblind Racist Friend Might Say to You and How to Respond,” Atlanta Blackstar, Feb. 10, 2014, http://atlantablackstar.com/2014/02/10/7-things-color-blind-racist-friend-might-say-respond/2/
On the basics of cultural appropriation – what it is and why it’s harmful:
- Johnson, Maisha Z., “What’s Wrong with Cultural Appropriation? These 9 Answers Reveal Its Harm,” Everyday Feminism, 2015, http://everydayfeminism.com/2015/06/cultural-appropriation-wrong/
- Nittle, Nadra Kareem “What Is Cultural Appropriation and Why Is It Wrong?” about.com, 2015, http://racerelations.about.com/od/diversitymatters/fl/What-Is-Cultural-Appropriation-and-Why-Is-It-Wrong.htm
On the difference between cultural appropriation and cultural exchange:
- Uwujaren, Jarune, “The Difference Between Cultural Exchange and Cultural Appropriation,” Everyday Feminism, 2013, http://everydayfeminism.com/2013/09/cultural-exchange-and-cultural-appropriation/
Why reverse racism is not real:
- Smith, S.E., “7 reasons why reverse racism doesn’t exist,” The Daily Dot, http://www.dailydot.com/opinion/reverse-racism-doesnt-exist/
What is Islamophobia?
- Center for Race & Gender, “Defining ‘Islamophobia’,” University of California, Berkeley, http://crg.berkeley.edu/content/islamophobia/defining-islamophobia
What is misogynoir?
- Anyangwe, Eliza, “Misogynoir: where racism and sexism meet,” The Guardian, Oct. 5, 2015, http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2015/oct/05/what-is-misogynoir
What is white privilege is?
- “What is White Privilege?,” White Privilege Conference, 2015, http://www.whiteprivilegeconference.com/white_privilege.html
On how whites can be disadvantaged in some ways, but still have racial privilege:
- Gina Crosley-Corcoran, Gina, “Explaining White Privilege to a Broke White Person,” occupywallstreet.net,
A white privilege checklist – PDF format:
- “White Privilege Checklist,” crc-global.org, http://crc-global.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/white-privilege.pdf
MTV video on whitesplaining, “White people whitesplain whitesplaining:”