Issue: 2650 - 2651 (1)

February 2021


Top Stories

The invention of the white race

by Milan Rai

Whiteness was invented to hold white people back as well as to give them advantages, argues Milan Rai

A note for readers of colour

by Milan Rai

This issue isn't just for white people, says Milan Rai

A note for white readers

by Milan Rai

This issue aims to provide information that may help lead to further exploration and learning and action, writes Milan Rai

The Romans weren’t all white

by Milan Rai

The Roman empire - Britain included - was culturally and ethnically diverse

Racial justice work with heart, not a hammer

by Shelley Tochluk, Christine Saxman

Two white anti-racist educators argue for a different approach to working with white folk 

Wanted: a healthy anti-racist white identity

by Shelley Tochluk

If you don’t want white nationalists to recruit clueless young white people, you need to create a movement that welcomes clueless young white people

Can we stop saying ‘white privilege’ so often?

by Betsy Leondar-Wright

Middle-class activists often don’t see that their version of anti-racism can be classist

Me and White Supremacy – a reflection

by Emily Johns

A PN staffer struggles with an anti-racist book