Black and Anti-Black: Confronting internalized racism
Ibram X. Kendi is Professor and Director of the Antiracist Research and Policy Center at American University, and the author of Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America. He was born and raised in Jamaica, Queens, and moved to Manassas, Virginia in high school. For him, Black liberation means Black people have the power to control their own destinies. He became woke through majoring in African American Studies at Florida A&M University. He will be hosting a table conversation on internalized racism and anti-Black ideas among Black people.