On this episode, Educate 8:46 tackles a deceptively simple, yet absolutely critical question. What is white supremacy?
It’s more than a term used to describe the behavior of white supremacist organizations. White supremacy can also be traced throughout the history of many systems, institutions, laws, and practices that have normalized the protection and empowerment of white elites above all others.
Ibram X. Kendi, Stamped From the Beginning
Carolyn Anderson, White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide
Joel Olson, The Abolition of White Democracy
Joe Feagin, Racist America: Roots, Current Realities, and Future Reparations
Nell Irvin Painter, The History of White People