Anti-Racists are Pro-Democracy — That’s Our Winning Message

We can’t continue leading with what we’re against. Let’s change the narrative and be clear about what we’re fighting for

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The anti-racism movement needs a new name.

Not because there’s anything wrong with being anti-racist, obviously.

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Anti-racism educator and author of 9 books, including White Like Me and, most recently, Dispatches from the Race War (City Lights, December 2020)

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Tim Wise

Tim Wise

Anti-racism educator and author of 9 books, including White Like Me and, most recently, Dispatches from the Race War (City Lights, December 2020)

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