The Inadequacy of Anti-bias Training

Many organizations utilize anti-bias training as one of their main tools to support diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) policies.   I find that relying on anti-bias training is an ineffectual strategy for changing the behavior of those who are acting with...

Assimilation Is a Barrier to Equity

In my April 26, 2021 blog , Inhabiting Whiteness – How Whites Keep the Racial Hierarchy in Place, I describe the ways whites strive to keep control, and fail to work as true equals with BIPOC folk.  I believe one of the driving dynamics behind this common pattern of...

The Biggest Identity Politics Goes Unnamed

You  may have seen articles in the press about the issue of identify politics.  Numerous white commentators depict it as something that is dysfunctional to the body politic.  When these authors refer to identify politics, they are referring to the perspectives put...