Stories by Ibram X. Kendi

Ibram X. Kendi is an assistant professor of African American history at the University of Florida and the author of the award-winning book "The Black Campus Movement: Black Students and the Racial Reconstitution of Higher Education, 1965–1972." His new book, "Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America," will be published in April 2016. A frequent public speaker and writer of commentaries, Kendi lives in Gainesville, Florida. subscribe to Ibram X. Kendi's feed

Posted on: Feb 7, 2017, Source: The Conversation

Time and again, powerful and brilliant men and women have produced racist ideas in order to justify the racist policies of their era.

Posted on: Apr 29, 2016, Source: Nation Books

Racists in the United States only embrace diversity and multiculturalism in name. In practice, they enforce cultural standards.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2016, Source: Salon

#OscarsSoWhite isn't just about the absence of Black nominees—it's about the Academy's history of racist narratives.