The Whiteface of Neo-Fascism 2: Cornell West

“This is not draining the swamp. It’s stocking it with alligators.” ‘Whiteface’ is the theatrical use of white face paint to portray a racialized-white character. I use it in this post as the Trump campaign’s exploitation of the racialized-white rage of poor and working class whites to win an administration that disregards and destroys their… Read More The Whiteface of Neo-Fascism 2: Cornell West

Donald as the Whiteface of Neo-Fascism

‘Whiteface’ is the theatrical use of white face paint to portray a racialized-white character. I use it in this post as the Trump campaign’s exploitation of the racialized-white rage of poor and working class whites to win an administration that disregards and destroys their class interests. Frightened by Donald Trump? You don’t know the half of it… Read More Donald as the Whiteface of Neo-Fascism

Why It’s So Hard to Talk to White People About Racism

From http://imcw.org/Resources/Article-Detail/ID/244/Why-Its-So-Hard-to-Talk-to-White-People-About-Racism; also hosted on Buddhists for Racial Justice: Call to White Buddhists Dr. Robin DiAngelo explains why white people implode when talking about race. I am white. I have spent years studying what it means to be white in a society that proclaims race meaningless, yet is deeply divided by race. This is what I… Read More Why It’s So Hard to Talk to White People About Racism