Resources on Racism

Racism links
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Race and ethnicity

https://www.nationalgeographic.co.uk/history/2019/02/race-and-ethnicity-explained

https://www.scotpho.org.uk/population-groups/ethnic-minorities/defining-ethnicity-and-race/

https://www.advance-he.ac.uk/guidance/equality-diversity-and-inclusion/using-data-and-evidence/use-of-language-race-ethnicity

Prejudice Today

Employer Discrimination

http://csi.nuff.ox.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/Are-employers-in-Britain-discriminating-against-ethnic-minorities_final.pdf

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-46927417

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/jan/17/minority-ethnic-britons-face-shocking-job-discrimination

 

Anti-Racism

https://nmaahc.si.edu/learn/talking-about-race/topics/being-antiracist

 

Whiteness

Jesus becoming white

https://theconversation.com/the-long-history-of-how-jesus-came-to-resemble-a-white-european-142130

 

The white, European Jesus of Western imagination is fiction

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/the-white-european-jesus-of-western-imagination-is-fiction/2020/08/03/e495f5de-d5cb-11ea-aff6-220dd3a14741_story.html

 

Ways our brains process racial difference

https://medium.com/s/story/the-startling-ways-our-brains-process-racial-difference-3850c9c8a5a0

 

How do white people see

https://www.vogue.it/fotografia/article/how-do-white-people-see

 

How photography shapes ‘whiteness’ and ‘blackness’

https://www.vogue.it/fotografia/article/the-racialized-image-how-photography-shapes-ideas-of-whiteness-and-blackness

 

White Privilege

https://www.christiancentury.org/article/editorpublisher/becoming-less-defensive-about-white-privilege

 

Colour film was built for white people

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d16LNHIEJzs

 

Twitter thread on making Racism a ‘non-issue’

https://twitter.com/judydominick/status/1281970693182304256

 

Colorism

 

https://humanparts.medium.com/my-asian-mom-bought-me-a-blonde-wig-6158df9c7a3a

 

https://time.com/4512430/colorism-in-america/

 

Intersectionality

Intersectionality and its misuse

https://truthout.org/articles/intersectionality-is-a-hot-topic-and-so-is-the-terms-misuse/

 

Racism in Britain

https://www.gq-magazine.co.uk/politics/article/britain-racism-paki-word

 

https://historicengland.org.uk/research/inclusive-heritage/another-england/a-brief-history/origns/

 

https://theconversation.com/bearing-witness-to-the-history-of-black-lives-in-britain-140776

 

https://www.blackhistorymonth.org.uk/article/section/bhm-heroes/the-bristol-bus-boycott-of-1963/

 

https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/boris-johnson-racism-uk-george-floyd-protests-black-lives-matter-a9556756.html

 

Black History

https://www.forbes.com/sites/jeffraikes/2020/02/24/what-white-people-need-to-know-about-black-history

 

Black British history – David Olosuga

https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episodes/b082x0h6/black-and-british-a-forgotten-history

 

Christianity and Racism

Trump using the bible

https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/trump-bible-george-floyd-protests-religion-racism-a9546426.html

 

Christianity being used in racial ways in Europe

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/dec/25/the-guardian-view-on-the-rise-of-christian-nativist-populists-a-troubling-sign-of-things-to-come

 

Reflections from a token black friend

https://humanparts.medium.com/reflections-from-a-token-black-friend-2f1ea522d42d

 

Racism is not just an individual sin – twitter thread

https://mobile.twitter.com/drjjwilliams/status/1283753619976839173

 

Church of England combatting racism in 1983

https://livingchurch.org/covenant/2020/07/16/throwback-thursday-combating-racism-in-britain-in-1983/

 

On the term ‘Judeo-Christian’

https://marginalie.hypotheses.org/602

 

Dear Evangelicals, We aren’t the Weaker Brother: Slavery & Evangelical Indifference

https://kylejhoward.com/blog/dear-evangelicals-we-arent-the-weaker-brother-slavery-evangelical-indifference/

 

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