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Antiracist Scholar Ibram X. Kendi: Republicans Must Address How White Supremacists Target Youth

May 16 2022 We speak to prominent antiracist scholar Ibram X. Kendi about the epidemic of young white males who commit white supremacist domestic terrorism. This comes as an 18-year-old white shooter sought out a majority-Black neighborhood in Buffalo, New … Continue reading

“Four Hundred Souls”: Ibram X. Kendi & Keisha Blain on History of African 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

Buffalo Massacre: Gunman Cited Racist “Great Replacement” Conspiracy Theory Popularized by F ox News

May 16 2022 The mass shooter who killed 10 people in Buffalo, New York, on Saturday posted a racist manifesto online before targeting a majority-Black neighborhood. His writings took heavily from conservative conspiracy theories that white people were in danger … Continue reading

At Radcliffe Conference, Bacow Pledges to Dedicate Resources to ‘Repair the Damage’ of Harvard’s Slavery Ties | News | The Harvard Crimson

By Caroline E. Curran and Sara Dahiya, Crimson Staff Writers 3 days ago Following the release of a long-awaited report that detailed the “integral” role slavery played in shaping Harvard, University President Lawrence S. Bacow on Friday pledged to marshal … Continue reading