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Systemic Racism

Politics and Government

 On this page you will find a sampling of resources related to Systemic Racism and Politics and Government broken down into the following sections:

Issues in Politics and Government:  Allocation of Resources, Border Policy, Civil Rights, Citizenship, Colonialism, Control, Democracy, Deportation, Disaster Response and Relief,  Dog Whistle Politics, Domestic Terrorism, Drug Policy, Federal Aid, Felon Disenfranchisement, Gerrymandering, Housing Rights, Identity Politics, Immigration Policy,  Imperialist Intervention,  LGBTQIA Rights, Privatization of Public Resources, Property Rights, Public Health Policy, Power, Reactionary Politics, Redlining, Representation, Segregation, Social Conditions, State Sanctioned Violence, Treaty Rights, Tribal Sovereignty, Voting Rights, Voter Suppression, White Nationalism

Keywords for Social Justice/Anti-Oppression Searches:   Anti-Black, Association Between, Bias, Discrimination, Disparity, Disproportionate, Effect, Gap, High Rate, Impact, Inequity, Inequality, Institutionalized Racism, Oppression, Racial Inequity Racist, Racism, Unconscious Bias, Violence, White Supremacy 

Video Clips

Source: Vox. (2018, August 23). The Fractured Politics of a Browning America. YouTube.

Source: Vox. (2020, July 26). What "defund the police" really means. YouTube.

Source: AJ+ (2020, October 21). How U.S. Politicians Rig Elections. YouTube.

Source: The Atlantic. (2020, September 22). Stacey Abrams on Voter Suppression in 21st-Century America. YouTube.

Source: AJ+ (2018, October 21). How The U.S Leaves Behind Its Own American Territories. YouTube.

Source: Vox. (2018, August 16). How ID laws can put trans people in danger. YouTube.

Source: AJ+ (2017, May 25). How the U.S. Government Segregated Chicago. YouTube.

Source: P & G Proctor &Gamble. (2020, June 10). The Choice. YouTube.


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