Archive for February, 2001

Motive and Opportunity: The Difference Between White and “Other” Racism

Published as a ZNet Commentary, February 12, 2001 “Why don’t you ever talk about black racism?” Of all the comments I receive in the course of my work, this is the most common. Conservative white folks, tired of hearing about the vagaries of institutional racist inequity — which tends to elevate us relative to people [...]