Internalized Racism

This week’s Awareness Minute highlights a term that many may not be familiar with yet likely have either witnessed, experienced or perpetuated unknowingly – ‘Internalized Racism’ – as per Karen D. Pyke, is ” the internalized racial oppression by the racially subordinated”. How does this develop?

You may also be wondering how this is perpetuated and how this may be playing out in your every day:

And finally, how to be an ‘uncomfortable’ ally by interrupting the perpetuation of racism in your every day:

Here are a few tools and resources.