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Racist vs Anti-Racist

"To be antiracist is to set lucid definitions of racism/antiracism, racist/antiracist policies, racist/antiracist ideas, racist/antiracist people. To be a racist is to constantly redefine racist in a way that exonerates one's changing policies, ideas, and personhood." -Ibram X. Kendi*

"Anti-racism is the active process of identifying and eliminating racism by changing systems, organizational structures, policies and practices and attitudes, so that power is redistributed and shared equitably." - NAC International Perspectives: Women and Global Solidarity**


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* Kendi, Ibram X. How To Be an Antiracist, Random House, 2019, p. 17. EBSCOhost.

** Widespread quote, possibly in reference to the 1994 conference of the National Action Committee on the Status of Women

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