Search Results for: Ibram Kendi

“Four Hundred Souls”: Ibram X. Kendi & Keisha Blain on History of Afri can America from 1619 to Now

Democracy Now! – Feb 10, 2021 As the U.S. deals with the aftermath of the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, we speak with Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha Blain, co-editors of a new book that situates the white … Continue reading

White Supremacist in the White House: Ibram X. Kendi on Trump’s Calls for “Law & Order” in Kenosha

Democracy Now! Published on Aug 31, 2020 We speak with Ibram X. Kendi, director of the Center for Antiracist Research at Boston University, and air excerpts from the families of Jacob Blake and George Floyd at the massive protest marking … Continue reading

Ibram X. Kendi on How to be an Antiracist, at UC Berkeley | #400Years

Othering & Belonging Institute Sep 18, 2019 In his new book, How to Be an Antiracist, Ibram X. Kendi holds up both a magnifying glass and a mirror to examine how to uproot racism from society—starting with ourselves. Followed by … Continue reading

The difference between being “not racist” and antiracist | Ibram X. Kendi

TED Jun 17, 2020 There is no such thing as being “not racist,” says author and historian Ibram X. Kendi. In this vital conversation, he defines the transformative concept of antiracism to help us more clearly recognize, take responsibility for … Continue reading

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America (National Book Award Winner): Kendi, Ibram X.

The National Book Award winning history of how racist ideas were created, spread, and deeply rooted in American society. Some Americans insist that we’re living in a post-racial society. But racist thought is not just alive and well in America–it … Continue reading

Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning: Jason Reynolds, Ibram X. Kendi

The #1 New York Times bestseller and a USAToday bestseller! A timely, crucial, and empowering exploration of racism–and antiracism–in America This is NOT a history book. This is a book about the here and now. A book to help us … Continue reading

Ibram X. Kendi on Frederick Douglass: “The Only Way We Can Be Defeated Is If We Stop Struggling”

Democracy Now! Published on Feb 15, 2019 https://democracynow.org – As we celebrate the remarkable life and legacy of Frederick Douglass on his 201st birthday, we are joined by Ibram X. Kendi, a professor of history and international relations and founding … Continue reading

Historians Say “Decades of Medical Racism” Led to Unequal COVID Impact on Black & Latin x People

Democracy Now! Historians Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha Blain dedicate their new book, “Four Hundred Souls,” to the “Black lives lost to COVID-19.” They put the content of their book in the context of the disparate impact of the pandemic … Continue reading

‘Four Hundred Souls’ Documents History Of ‘African-America’ | Morning Joe | MSNBC

MSNBC – Feb 2, 2021 Professors Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha Blain both edited the new book ‘Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African-America, 1619-2019,’ and they join Morning Joe to discuss. Aired on 02/02/2021.

How anti-racism is a treatment for the ‘cancer’ of racism

PBS NewsHour Published on Jul 8, 2020 The deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor have sparked a renewed dialogue on racism in America. Reform advocates want policy and institutional changes, but individuals are also asking how they … Continue reading