An Oregon teacher takes issue with assertions made by her students but perhaps for the wrong reason.
Topic: white privilege
Santa Clara University had a display in one of their dorm halls that warns white students to know how to “understand your privilege” and to use this “privilege” to call out racial microaggressions.
A college course requires its students to attend the annual “White Privilege Conference” in order to get credit for the course, because the course’s materials build up to the conference and its workshops.
Two college professors at the University of Colorado-Denver asserted science teachers have to combat “whiteness” in their classrooms.
At least that’s what a high school principal found out after trying to hold a discussion on it timed to Martin Luther King Day.
Shreena Gandhi, a religious studies professor at Michigan State University, claimed that white students who do yoga are enjoying a “system of oppression.”
An assistant director for LGBTQIA programs at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, Jonathan Pryor, wrote in an academic journal that LGBT centers like his marginalize LGBT students due to perpetuating “homonormative whiteness.”
Two college professors are being dogged for saying that “not all cultures are created equal” and have been criticized for it.
Yet another college course on ‘white privilege,’ this time at Sam Houston State University in Texas: Sam Houston State University will offer an honors seminar this semester called “Understanding Whiteness: Historic and Contemporary Viewpoints on…
What is a ‘feminist ethnographer’? A Grinnell professor is teaching a course about “American whiteness” and will probably tell you why she used this description for herself.