Institutional Racism

Relevant Discussion Group December 8, 2019

Recommended videos


What Does Institutional Racism Mean to You? 

https://projects.seattletimes.com/2016/under-our-skin/#institutional_racism 
 

Racism is Real

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTcSVQJ2h8g


Kinda Racist: Try Diet Racism

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xdyin6uipy4&feature=youtu.be

Recommended books


“All the Real Indians Died Off”: And 20 Other Myths of Native Americans, by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz and Dina Gilio-Whitaker
In this enlightening book, scholars and activists Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz and Dina Gilio-Whitaker tackle a wide range of myths about Native American culture and history that have misinformed generations.

 

How to be an Antiracist, by Ibram X. Kendi

In this book, Kendi takes readers through a widening circle of anti-racist ideas—from the most basic concepts to visionary possibilities—that will help readers see all forms of racism clearly, understand their poisonous consequences, and work to oppose them in our
systems and in ourselves.

Institutional racism statistics


Justice system data

https://www.sentencingproject.org/publications/un-report-on-racial-disparities/
 

Wealth disparity
https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/race/reports/2018/02/21/447051/systematic-inequality/

 

How racism is experienced

https://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2019/05/02/for-black-americans-experiences-of-racial-discrimination-vary-by-education-level-gender/
 

Racism in Health Care

https://www.kff.org/disparities-policy/report/key-facts-on-health-and-health-care-by-race-and-ethnicity/


Racism in Education

https://www.ewa.org/blog-educated-reporter/state-educational-equity-and-inequity-schooling


Racism in Housing
https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/race/reports/2019/08/07/472617/systemic-inequality-displacement-exclusion-segregation/

 

Racism in Employment

http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/racism/upload/racism-and-employment.pdf

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