8 episodes

A podcast for well meaning white folks, trying to make sense of their own racial identity.First episode available now.Learn more at whitepeoplemakeeverythingaboutrace.com.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 3.7 • 3 Ratings

A podcast for well meaning white folks, trying to make sense of their own racial identity.First episode available now.Learn more at whitepeoplemakeeverythingaboutrace.com.

    Joanna Shoffner Scott

    Joanna Shoffner Scott

    In our final episode of season 1, we welcome Dr. Joanna Shoffner Scott. Joanna is an experienced Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion consultant with expertise in racial equity and she is the founder of Stamey Street Consulting Group. Her specialty is getting organizations “unstuck” in their equity journey. In my experience working with Joanna, this means well meaning organizations turn to her when they are trying to get started or they are having trouble turning the corner to get to re...

    • 35 min
    Tema Okun

    Tema Okun

    On this episode we are joined by Tema Okun. If you’ve been involved in anti-racism, racial justice, or DEI circles, you’re probably familiar with some of her work, even if you don’t know her name. In our conversations we’ll touch on some of these. When we speak about “The Article” we’re talking about The Characteristics of White Supremacy Culture” article that she first wrote in 1999, and has since reinterpreted as a website that you can find at whitesupremacyculture.info. When...

    • 39 min
    Annie McKay

    Annie McKay

    On this episode, we welcome Annie McKay.As Principal Consultant at Adaptive Equity Solutions, Annie advises organizations and national policy networks on centering equity and inclusion in their organizational practices as they work to strengthen their commitment to racial justice. Before becoming an organizational consultant, Annie served as the President and CEO of Kansas Action for Children (KAC), the executive director of the Kansas Center for Economic Growth and a former Rockwood Lea...

    • 32 min
    Paula Dressel

    Paula Dressel

    On this episode we welcome Dr. Paula Dressel. Paula is the Vice President of JustPartners, Inc., and the former Director of Planning, Research, and Development at the Annie E. Casey Foundation. Paula’s first career was as a Professor of Sociology and an administrator at Georgia State University in Atlanta. Paula is an original member of the Race Matters Institute. Through the Race Matters Institute, she has teamed for more than 15 years to help advance the racial equity aspirations of o...

    • 31 min
    Erin Heaney

    Erin Heaney

    Welcome to the first episode of White People Make Everything About Race.In season one we’re going to be speaking with racial equity and justice practitioners, people who have had a direct focus on supporting and encouraging others to take a race informed approach to their work and how they show up in the world.This episode’s guest, Erin Heaney, is the Executive Director of Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ), organizing in majority-white communities to bring millions of white people into mul...

    • 32 min
    Before the Pod: Don't Question Your Convictions

    Before the Pod: Don't Question Your Convictions

    This is a pod reflecting on the year that has passed since the white supremacist massacre in Buffalo, NY. It's by a white guy, primarily directed toward other people who are identified as white. In the coming week you will likely, and rightly, see many articles, posts, videos, and more about this heavy anniversary. If you have time for only one, I suggest you choose one by an author, creator, or host that is Black or African-American whose community was directly targeted and im...

    • 14 min

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