Fighting White Supremacy and White Privilege to Build a Human Rights Movement

Loretta Ross

Abstract


Loretta Ross presented Fighting White Supremacy and White Privilege to Build a Human Rights Movement as her keynote address at the 2015 White Privilege Conference (WPC). She addresses the foundations of the ideology behind White supremacy, the difference between White supremacy and White privilege, and the development of a new human rights movement. She discusses the role of the Black Lives Matter movement, as well as power relations based on religion, class, gender, and race.


Keywords


Reverse discrimination; White supremacy; Power; Black Lives Matter; Ideology; Human rights movement

Full Text:

PDF