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Issue 2650 | February 2021

The invention of the white race

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

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A note for readers of colour

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

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A note for white readers

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

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The Romans weren’t all white

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

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Racial justice work with heart, not a hammer

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

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Wanted: a healthy anti-racist white identity

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

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Can we stop saying ‘white privilege’ so often?

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

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Me and White Supremacy – a reflection

A PN staffer struggles with an anti-racist book

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