“White Fragility” Book Talk

Dr. DiAngelo reads from her book “White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism,” explains the phenomenon, and discusses how white people can do to develop their capacity to engage more constructively across race.

Deconstructing White Privilege

This 20 minute TEDx-style video is a great introduction to understanding key concepts in white racial socialization and why it’s often so hard for white people to talk about racism.

Expanding the Table for Racial Equity

In this 70 minute video, Dr. DiAngelo reviews several key concepts related to the meaning of whiteness, including: white racial socialization; dominant white narratives and how they function to protect racism; common white patterns; White Fragility and; what white people can do about racism.

Debunking the Most Common Myths White People Tell About Race

This short video for NBC Think briefly addresses common white myths about racism.

“Matter of Fact” Segment

This brief interview with ABC Australia illustrates that the dynamics discussed in White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard For White People To Talk About Racism manifest internationally and have resonated with readers in a range of contexts.