Power & Privilege

Off Campus/In Touch. College of Wooster. Confronting Privilege.


Coates, T. (2014, June). The Case for Reparations. The Atlantic.

Cole, T. (2012, March 12). The White-Savior Industrial Complex. The Atlantic.

Diangelo, R. Robin Diangelo (2015, April 10). White America’s racial illiteracy: Why our national conversation is poisoned from the start. Salon

Goodman, D. (2010).  Helping Students Explore Their Privileged Identities. Diversity & Democracy: Civic Learning for Shared Futures, 13 (2).

McIntosh, P. (1988). White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Backpack. Independent School, 49(2), 31-35.

Wing Sue, D. et al. (2007). Racial Microaggressions in Everyday Life: Implications for Clinical Practice. American Psychologist, 62(4), 271 – 286.

Theoretical Framework
Open Source Leadership Strategies. Power, Privilege, and Oppression – Models and Definitions. 

Duke Office of Institutional Equity. Diversity Toolkit.


Common Ground

Racial Equity Institute

Dismantling Racism Works

Adichie, C.N. (2009). The Danger of a Single Story. [TED Talk]

Ford, J. (2012). Pedagogy of Privilege. [TEDxEMU]

Piff, P. (2013) Does Money Make you Mean? [TEDxMarin]