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What’s Missing From “White Fragility”

African American Literature professor, Lauren Michele Jackson, questions the value of workshops like those conducted by White Fragility author, Robin DiAngelo.  She quotes DiAngelo saying, “To address whiteness properly, white people must ‘turn towards and away’ from whiteness, ‘turning towards…

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White Fragility; Book Discussion 2 (chapt. 4-7), April 17, 2019, Princeton Municipal Building, 400 Witherspoon Street

The discussion continues.  You are welcome even if you have not yet read the book.  A couple of copies are available for purchase and borrowing.

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White Fragility

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Continuing Conversation: White Supremacy, February 4, 2019, 7 pm

White supremacy: why it’s important to use this term Continuing Conversations on Race and White Privilege, Monday, February 4 at 7 pm, Princeton Public Library. In her ground-breaking article entitled, “No, I Will Never Stop Saying White Supremacy,” sociologiest Dr….

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Robin DiAngelo On White People’s ‘Fragility’

“White progressives cause the most damage to people of color. . . . Niceness is not only not courageous, niceness is not going to get racism on the table . . . Question of ‘how’ rather than ‘if’ I’ve been…

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