All Articles about Racism
Exploring the Unsurprising Rise of Anti-Asian Violence in the U.S.
Senior Fellow Sabrina Jen's project analyzed the rise of Sinophobia during the COVID-19 pandemic and contextualized it in historical anti-Asian violence in the U.S.
Panel Discussion with System Impacted Community Members
Senior Fellow May Lim held a panel discussion with system impacted community members who spoke about mass incarceration and its affect on people of color in the US.
Reflecting on American Gun Violence Through Dance
Senior Fellow Kendell Miller-Roberts's project addresses the issue of American gun violence through a variety of choreographic techniques and tools.
“In Conversation with... Angela Davis”
In her Action Project, Lamisa Mustafa is building on the activist work she has already been doing at her university. The conversation with Dr. Angela Davis is just one of many events organized by Lamisa as part of the larger effort by the SMU’s Human Rights Council to advance and ensure racial justice on and off campus.
Antisemitisme i Danmark (Combatting Antisemitism in Denmark)
The project aims to spread awareness about the historical origins of modern-day antisemitism in Denmark.
Der er noget galt i Danmark (Something is rotten in the state of Denmark)
An online knowledge bank about structural racism in Denmark.
How Can I Help?
Gilberto created a digital series that explores how to foster unity in diversity, and how to find our role in bringing about social justice.
Akarani Bono Awowa // Amsterdam Dance Event.
Together with her aunt, Caitlin Schaap sought to combat social injustice by sharing Ka'lina stories with Ka'lina esthetic values.
Landecker Democracy Fellow Vincent Kadiri is a Nigerian German scientist currently pursuing his doctorate degree at the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems in Stuttgart, Germany. Vincent wants to establish a grassroots network of BIPOC scientists that focuses on improving communication and ensuring more equity within the sciences.
Monumental Histories: Black Archival Practice and the Interpretation of Racist Visual Culture
Landecker Democracy Fellow Tsione Wolde-Michael is a Curator of African American Social Justice History at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History. This project will engage young archaeologists, community members, and local activists to creatively address the current challenges and strategically diversify the field of heritage work.